Quotes by begins
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Sir James Matthew Barrie
British playwright 1860-1937
Men's second childhood begins when a woman gets a hold of him.
American poet 1874-1963
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
French writer 1754-1824
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
American poet 1819-1892
I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion upon the sunset of life, when the dusk of evening begins to gather over the watery eye, and the shadows of twilight grow broader and deeper upon the understanding.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945
Peace, like charity, begins at home.
American writer 1897-1962
The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
French writer 1897-1977
A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man would be given a chance to create a whole science. Nowadays a path is scarcely opened up when the crowd begins to pour in.
English poet 1714-1763
A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.
American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
A liberal is a man who leaves a room when the fight begins.
American short story writer and journalist 1951-
A love affair begins with a fantasy. For instance, that the beloved will always be there.Source: The Dog of the Marriage (2010) 70
American writer 1837-1921
A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Colombian writer 1928-
A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
American anthropologist and folklorist 1887-1948
A man's indebtedness is not virtue; his repayment is. Virtue begins when he dedicates himself actively to the job of gratitude.
Irish writer 1945-
A plot begins when somebody has something to hide.Source: A Death In Summer