Found 593 quotes starting with R:

Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you.
– Harold BloomRate it:
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ablility to learn. The judgemental precedents of law function that way, littering your path with dead ends. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary.
– Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse Dune, Mentat FixeRate it:
Ready money works great cures.
– French ProverbRate it:
Ready tears are a sign of treachery, not of grief.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
Ready-to-wear thinking means absence of critical awareness and lack of ground-breaking judgments. ("Prêt-à-penser")
– Erik PevernagieRate it:
Reagan won because he ran against Jimmy Carter. Had he run unopposed he would have lost.
– Mort SahlRate it:
Real and solid happiness springs from moderation.
– GoetheRate it:
Real art is without irony. Irony distances the author from his material. Irony is a product of something. It's not the reason for doing something. Irony is a cheap shot.
– Robert AltmanRate it:
Real artists ship.
– Steve JobsRate it:
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing. The rest is mere sheep-herding.
– Ezra Loomis PoundRate it:
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Lady Nancy AstorRate it:
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Nancy AstorRate it:
Real excellence and humility are not incompatible one with the other, on the contrary they are twin sisters.
– Jean Baptiste LacordaireRate it:
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
– Alexander HamiltonRate it:
Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.
– Charles LindberghRate it:
Real friends are rare pearls which glitter when they are needed. Pigs should not make friends with butchers.
– Erik PevernagieRate it:
Real friends help you succeed while fake friends try to destroy your future
– UnknownRate it:
Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find it out.
– Frank A. ClarkRate it:
Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present.
– Albert CamusRate it:
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
– Joseph P. ThompsonRate it:
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
– Hosea BallouRate it:
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
– Oprah WinfreyRate it:
Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile.
– Sir Wilfred GrenfellRate it:

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