Found 572 quotes starting with R:

Rev. Brown If lovin' the lord is wrong, I don't want to be right.
– Coming to AmericaRate it:
Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy. And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy, for he may one day become your friend.
– SaadiRate it:
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to the more ought law to weed it out.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.
– JuvenalRate it:
Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.
– Austin O'MalleyRate it:
Revenge tightens the heart as much as the jaw. (La vengeance serre le cœur Autant que la mâchoire)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Reverence for life brings us into a spiritual relation with the world which is independent of all knowledge of the universe.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Reverence is the highest quality of man's nature; and that individual, or nation, which has it slightly developed, is so far unfortunate. It is a strong spiritual instinct, and seeks to form channels for itself where none exists; thus Americans, in the dearth of other objects to worship, fall to worshiping themselves.
– Lydia ChildRate it:
Reverend Brown Girl, you look so good, someone ought to put you on a plate and sop you up with a biscuit.
– Coming to AmericaRate it:
Reviewing has one advantage over suicide: in suicide you take it out on yourself; in reviewing you take it out on other people.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
– Tom StoppardRate it:
Revolution is an awakening, so is the spring! Spring is an awakening, so is the revolution!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Revolution is not a dinner party, not an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainly and modestly.
– Mao ZedongRate it:
Revolution is not a onetime event.
– Audre LordeRate it:
Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.
– Abbie HoffmanRate it:
Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull.
– Wyndham LewisRate it:
Revolution, in order to be creative, cannot do without either a moral or metaphysical rule to balance the insanity of history.
– Albert CamusRate it:
Revolutionaries do not make revolutions. The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and then they can pick it up.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
Revolutions are not made, they come.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
Revolutions are the locomotives of history.
– Nikita KhrushchevRate it:
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education.
– Chuang-tzuRate it:
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk we must act big.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
Rhythm is the basis of life, not steady forward progress. The forces of creation, destruction, and preservation have a whirling, dynamic interaction.
– KabbalahRate it:
Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.
– Oscar WildeRate it:

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