Quotes by little
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W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precooked out of a can and swallow them down whole, absent-mindedly and with little relish.
American recording artist, film composer, songwriter and producer 1978-
A Deap Vally renaissance is going to begin next year and will be our focus for the start of 2013. They will blow the cobwebs off a music scene that has become just a little bit stale.
British writer, playwright 1889-1981
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
A father... knows exactly what those boys at the mall have in their depraved little minds because he once owned such a depraved little mind himself. In fact, if he thinks enough about the plans that he used to have for young girls, the father not only will support his wife in keeping their daughter home but he might even run over to the mall and have a few of those boys arrested.
French surgeon and biologist 1873-1944
A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.
Arnold H. Glasgow
American editor and businessman (Born as Arnold Henry Glasow) 1905-1998
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.
French Playwright, Novelist 1910-1986
A great wind swept over the ghetto, carrying away shame, invisibility and four centuries of humiliation. But when the wind dropped people saw it had been only a little breeze, friendly, almost gentle.
American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
A grouch escapes so many little annoyances that it almost pays to be one.
English writer 1709-1784
A Judge may be a farmer; but he is not to geld his own pigs. A Judge may play a little at cards for his own amusement; but he is not to play at marbles, or chuck farthing in the Piazza.
British author 1713-1768
A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.
Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, not so good when people obey and acclaim him, worse when they despise him. But of a good leader who talks little when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: We did it ourselves.
Persian poet and literary of the medieval period
A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop make the inundation.
A little credulity helps one on through life very smoothly.
A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.
Roman emperor 121-180
A little flesh, a little breath, and a Reason to rule all - that is myself.
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