Found 10,008 quotes starting with T:

To be always right, be compassionate and kind.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
To be always thinking about your manners is not the way to make them good; the very perfection of manners is not to think about yourself.
– Richard WhatelyRate it:
To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.
– Philip SidneyRate it:
To be among people one loves, that's sufficient; to dream, to speak to them, to be silent among them, to think of indifferent things; but among them, everything is equal.
– Jean de La BruyèreRate it:
To be amused by what you read--that is the great spring of happy quotations.
– C. E. MontagueRate it:
To be an adult is to be alone.
– Jean RostandRate it:
To be an American is of itself almost a moral condition, an education, and a career.
– George SantayanaRate it:
To be at peace with ourselves we need to know ourselves.
– Caitlin MatthewsRate it:
To be beneficent when we can is a duty; and besides this, there are many minds so sympathetically constituted that, without any other motive of vanity or self-interest, they find a pleasure in spreading joy around them, and can take delight in the satisfaction of others so far as it is their own work. But I maintain that in such a case an action of this kind, however proper, however amiable it may be, has nevertheless no true moral worth, but is on a level with other inclinations. ... For the maxim lacks the moral import, namely, that such actions be done from duty, not from inclination.
– Immanuel Kant, FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE METAPHYSICS OF ETHICSRate it:
To be beyond yourself is the gate to wisdom.
– Sorin CerinRate it:
To be blind is bad, but worse is to have eyes and not see.
– Hellen KellerRate it:
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give. That takes courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.
– MadonnaRate it:
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
– William HazlittRate it:
To be clear: I am not anti-marriage. I am anti-marrying-people-who-suck-at-life-and-will-suck-the-life-out-of-you.
– Ingrid WeirRate it:
To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
To be clever enough to get all the money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
To be closer to God, be closer to people.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
– Marlene DietrichRate it:
To be conscious that we are perceiving or thinking is to be conscious of our own existence.
– AristotleRate it:
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
To be conservative at 20 is heartless and to be a liberal at 60 is plain idiocy.
– Sir Winston ChurchillRate it:
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
– CiceroRate it:
To be deceived by our enemies or betrayed by our friends in insupportable; yet by ourselves we are often content to be so treated.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
To be envied is a nobler fate than to be pitied.
– PindarRate it:
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing solitude.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:

Discuss these letter quotes with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!