The best Quotations


The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.
- Henry Brooks Adams

Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. a man that goes out a fool cannot ride or sail himself into common sense.
- Joseph Addison

Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has occasion for it; courage which arises from a sense of duty acts ;in a uniform manner.
- Joseph Addison

To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
- Joseph Addison

What an absurd thing it is to pass over all the valuable parts of a man, and fix our attention on his infirmities.
- Joseph Addison

A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
- Joseph Addison

A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or truth but on his own side.
- Joseph Addison

A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants...
- Joseph Addison

A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart, and his next to escape the censures of the world.
- Joseph Addison

Authors have established it as a kind of rule, that a man ought to be dull sometimes; as the most severe reader makes allowances for many rests and nodding-places in a voluminous writer.
- Joseph Addison

When a man's willing and eager the god's join in.
- Aeschylus

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
- Aesop

Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. they say no when they mean yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun of it.
- Louisa May Alcott

A bachelor is a man who comes to work each morning from a different direction.
- Sholom Aleichem

Never play cards with a man called doc. never eat at a place called mom s. never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own.
- Nelson Algren

Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
- Muhammad Ali

Hanging is too good for a man who makes puns; he should be drawn and quoted.
- Fred A. Allen

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
- James Allen

A man is literally what he thinks
- James Allen

A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
- James Allen

A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
- James Allen

Our life is what our thoughts make it. a man will find that as he alters his thoughts toward things and other people, things and other people will alter towards him.
- James Allen

No one is promiscuous in his way of dying. a man who has decided to hang himself will never jump in front of a train.
- A. Alvarez

A man's brain has a more difficult time shifting from thinking to feeling than a women's brain does.
- Barbara de Angelis

An ugly sight, a man who is afraid.
- Jean Anouilh


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Quotation Justice is the first virtue of those who command, and stops the complaints of those who obey. - writer
Quotation It has always been my practice to cast a long paragraph in a single mould, to try it by my ear, to deposit it in my memory, but to suspend the action of the pen till I had given the last polish to my work. - writer
Quotation We have it in our power to begin the world over again. - writer
Quotation When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal. - writer
Quotation You've got to say, ''I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it.'' It's called perseverance. - writer
Quotation It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united. - writer