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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
A bird that fears falling off of a tree branch is ignorant of its gifts.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
A bird that you set free may be caught again, but a word that escapes your lips will not return.
– Jewish ProverbRate it:
A bird without wings and a man without art are both condemned to wander in low places; they can never soar up to those unrivaled heights.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A bit of fragrance clings to the hand that gives flowers.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
– Maya AngelouRate it:
A black sheep in the family, no doubt
– John WayneRate it:
A blank page has more power than a full page with blind thoughts.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults.
– Charles KingsleyRate it:
A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
– Robert BurtonRate it:
A bodily disease which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual part.
– Nathaniel HawthorneRate it:
A body without wine is like a dessert without sugar. A pale woman can only be coloured with lipstick and rouge, and a pale man can only be coloured with wine!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.
– Jack LondonRate it:
A book ... unlike a television program, moving picture or any other 'modern means of communication' ... can wait for years, yet be available at any moment when it happens to be needed.
– Joseph Wood KrutchRate it:
A book burrows into your life in a very profound way because the experience of reading is not passive.
– Erica JongRate it:
A book can transform your life and add new dimensions to the way you think.
– Harsh MalikRate it:
A book holds a house of gold.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
A book is a friend a good book is a good friend. It will talk to you when you want it to talk, and it will keep still when you want it to keep still and there are not many friends who know enough to do that.
– B. A. BillingslyRate it:
A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.
– Charles BaudelaireRate it:
A book is a mirror; if an ass peers into it, you can not expect an apostle to peer out.
– George Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
A book is a story for the mind. A song is a story for the soul.
– Eric PioRate it:
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it or offer your own version in return.
– Salman RushdieRate it:
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
– Salman Rushdie, O Magazine, April 2003Rate it:
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:

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