Quotes by simple-minded

Quotes 1 till 15 of 332.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next 
  • August Strindberg
    August Strindberg
    Swedish writer 1849-1912
    August Strindberg
    - +
    +7
    A man with a so-called character is often a simple piece of mechanism; he has often only one point of view for the extremely complicated relationships of life.
  • George S. Clason
    George S. Clason
    American author 1874-1957
    George S. Clason
    - +
    +2
    Money is plentiful for those who understand the simple laws which govern its acquisition.
  • Billy Mays
    Billy Mays
    American television direct-response advertisement salesperson 1958-2009
    Billy Mays
    - +
    +2
    My voice, my likeness is my livelihood. That's it. I keep it simple. I pick good products.
  • Caroline Shaw
    Caroline Shaw
    American violinist, singer and composer 1982-
    Caroline Shaw
    - +
    +1
    'Partita' is a simple piece. Born of a love of surface and structure, of the human voice, of dancing and tired ligaments, of music, and of our basic desire to draw a line from one point to another.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
    Maya Angelou
    - +
    +1
    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.
  • Bernard Levin
    Bernard Levin
    English journalist, author and broadcaster 1928-2004
    Bernard Levin
    - +
    +1
    His absent-minded scientist, Dr. Strabismus (whom God Preserve) of Utrecht, had to his credit a list of inventions that included 'a leather grape', 'a revolving wheelbarrow', 'a hollow glass walking stick for keeping very small flannel shirts in...
  • Charles Sumner
    Charles Sumner
    American politician and U.S. Senator 1811-1874
    Charles Sumner
    - +
    +1
    I have never known a man who was sensual in his youth, who was high-minded when old.
  • I'm a simple man. All I want is enough sleep for two normal men, enough whiskey for three, and enough women for four.
  • It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is often simple patience.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
    - +
    +1
    More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not forsake us.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
    Charles Caleb Colton
    - +
    +1
    Nothing more completely baffles one who is full of tricks and duplicity than straight forward and simple integrity in another.
  • E. Joseph Cossman
    E. Joseph Cossman
    American author
    E. Joseph Cossman
    - +
    +1
    The greatest power is often simple patience.
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
    Booker T. Washington
    - +
    +1
    There is no power on earth that can neutralize the influence of a high, simple and useful life.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
    Francis Bacon
    - +
    +1
    To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of exercise is one of the best precepts of long lasting.
  • Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
    Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
    American academic, feminist and author 1926-2003
    Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
    - +
    +1
    To recommend that women become identical to men, would be simple reversal, and would defeat the whole point of androgyny, and for that matter, feminism: in both, the whole point is choice.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next 
All simple-minded famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 332 found