Found 1,909 quotes starting with S:

Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
– Leonardo da VinciRate it:
Studying literature at Harvard is like learning about women at the Mayo Clinic.
– Roy Blount Jr.Rate it:
Stumble is worse than falling, because stumble is not as instructive as the falling!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Stung by the splendor of a sudden thought.
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Stupefaction, when it persists, becomes stupidity.
РJos̩ Ortega y GassetRate it:
Stupid is a boundless concept.
– AnonymousRate it:
Stupid is forever, ignorance can be fixed.
– Don WoodRate it:
Stupid man produces noise; clever man produces silence!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
– Terry Pratchett, Feet of ClayRate it:
Stupid people always think they are right. Wise people listen to advice.
– Book of ProverbsRate it:
Stupid speaks loudly; he makes noise like pigs! Wise man speaks calmly; he makes sound like quiet lakes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Stupidities that succeed are still stupidities.
– Yiddish ProverbRate it:
Stupidity consists in wanting to reach conclusions. We are a thread, and we want to know the whole cloth.
– Gustave FlaubertRate it:
Stupidity has a certain charm - ignorance does not.
– Frank ZappaRate it:
Stupidity has its sublime as well as genius, and he who carries that quality to absurdity has reached it, which is always a source of pleasure to sensible people.
– WielandRate it:
Stupidy knows no bounds
– FJ MilasRate it:
Style and Structure are the essence of a book; great ideas are hogwash.
– Vladimir Vladimirovich NabokovRate it:
Style is knowing who you are, what to say, and not giving a damn.
– Gore VidalRate it:
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say and not giving a damn.
– Gore VidalRate it:
Style is what happens when simplicity is achieved.
– Brad MaysRate it:
Style of the future is the convergence of function and fashion.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
– Charles DickensRate it:
Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you.
– PhaedrusRate it:
Subsidy is for art, for culture. It is not to be given to what the people want. It is for what the people don't want but ought to have. If they want something, they'll pay for it themselves.
– Antony Jay / Jonathon Lynn, Sir Humphrey Appleby from theRate it:
Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
– Bill VaughanRate it:

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