Quotes by value
Quotes 121 till 135 of 270.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.
American cartoonist 1894-1961
My opposition [To Interviews] lies in the fact that offhand answers have little value or grace of expression, and that such oral give and take helps to perpetuate the decline of the English language.
American golf player 1955-
Never underestimate the value of cold cash.
English writer 1709-1784
Never, my dear Sir, do you take it into your head that I do not love you; you may settle yourself in full confidence both of my love and my esteem; I love you as a kind man, I value you as a worthy man, and hope in time to reverence you as a man of exemplary piety.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
No psychic value can disappear without being replaced by another of equivalent intensity.Source: Modern Man in Search of a Soul (1933)
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
French writer 1873-1954
No temptation can ever be measured by the value of its object.
German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
Nothing is to be rated higher than the value of the day.
Frederick Carl Frieseke
American Impressionist painter 1874-1939
Now you can begin to see quite transparently that nothing purchased life is one of argument, If other people don't agree with you you're in big trouble. How far would you get in your work if nobody agreed that what you were doing had value?
Irish writer 1854-1900
Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Andrew Taylor Still
American physician and surgeon 1828-1917
Of what value is a mind when placed in the brain of a coward? If mind is a gift of God to man for his use, let him use it. A mind is not in use when doing no good.
American lawyer and politician 1963-
Oklahomans value our children and our seniors. Oklahomans value traditions of faith. Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans. Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Simone de Beauvoir
French authoress and philosopher 1908-1986
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
Only the skilled can judge the skilfulness, but that is not the same as judging the value of the result.Source: A Preface to Paradise Lost (1941)