Found 131 quotes starting with WA:


Warning signs that lover is bored:
1. Passionless kisses
2. Frequent sighing
3. Moved, left no forwarding address.

– Matt Groening
Warren Franks and Beans Franks and Beans
– There's Something About Mary
Wars are the strongest evidence for the claim that man is still a wild animal.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wars begin in the minds of man, and in those minds, love and compassion would have built the defenses of peace.
– U Thant
Wars can destroy everything but hope!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.
– Salvador Dali
Wars of extermination, engaged in by people pursuing commerce and all industrial pursuits, are expensive even against the weakest people, and are demoralizing and wicked.
– Ulysses S. Grant
Wars teach us not to love our enemies but to hate our allies.
– W.L. George
Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies.
– W. L. George
Wars were not made by generations and their special stupidities, but that wars were made instead by something ignorant in the human heart.
– John Knowles
Was all this bloodshed and deceit - from Columbus to Cortes, Pizarro the Puritans - a necessity for the human race to progress from savagery to civilization? Was Morison right in burying the story of genocide inside a more important story of human progress? Perhaps a persuasive argument can be made - as it was made by Stalin when he killed pesants for industrial progress in the Soviet Union, as it was made by Churchill explaining the bombings of Dresden and Hamburg, and Truman explaining Hiroshima. But how can the judgement be made if the benefits and losses cannot be balanced because the losses are either unmentioned or mentioned quickly?
– Howard Zinn
was born to be big. . . . And I ain't disappointing nobody.
– William Perry
Was it doubted that those who corrupt their own bodies conceal themselves?
– Walt Whitman, "Leaves of Grass"
Was she so loved because her eyes were so beautiful, or were her eyes so beautiful because she was so loved
– Anzia Yenerska
Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.
– Paulo Freire
Washington D.C. is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Washington DC is the only place in America where people put bumper stickers on their cars the day *after* the election.
– Cokie Roberts, TV interview in either 1992 or 1996
Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
– John F. Kennedy
Washington is a place where people praise courage and act on elaborate personal cost-benefit calculations.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
Washington is like a self-sealing tank on a military aircraft. When a bullet passes through, it closes up.
– Dean Acheson (1893 - 1971)
Washington is no place for a good actor. The competition from bad actors is too great.
– Fred Allen
Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.
– C. V. R. Thompson
Waste is the word coined by mankind to hide their incapabilities & unawareness to use something usefully
– Siddharth Astir
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
– Thomas Edison
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
– Marcus Aelius Aurelius

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