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Total Quotes : 234

Anti-Semitism is extremely common.

- A. N. Wilson

Voice Very

Film is very much a universal and common voice, and we can't limit it to one particular culture.

- Abbas Kiarostami

New Will

As self-driving cars become more common, there will be a flood of new legal questions.

- Adam Cohen

Money Complaint

No complaint... is more common than that of a scarcity of money.

- Adam Smith

Been Times

Male buerkitshi are certainly more common than females today, although eagle hunting has always been open to interested girls. Archaeology suggests that eagle huntresses were probably more common in ancient times.

- Adrienne Mayor

Past Die

The diseases of the present have little in common with the diseases of the past save that we die of them.

- Agnes Repplier

Future Destiny

Our future is our sense of common destiny.

- Ahmet Davutoglu

Government Plain

Our government should speak a common language with the American people - plain English.

- Alan Siegel

Funny Prejudices

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

- Albert Einstein

Education Mind

'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.

- Alexander Pope

Education Mind

Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.

- Alexander Pope

Will Most

A common price isn't the lowest price. It will most obviously be the highest price.

- Alexey Miller

Needs Shades

In common use almost every word has many shades of meaning, and therefore needs to be interpreted by the context.

- Alfred Marshall

Genius Sense

Common sense is genius in homespun.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Genius Success Is

Success is more a function of consistent common sense than it is of genius.

- An Wang

Share Singers

Actors and singers share common ground in that they both express something.

- Andra Day

Stress Psyche

Pressure and stress is the common cold of the psyche.

- Andrew Denton

Depend Principle

A good nationalism has to depend on a principle of the common people, on myths of a struggling commonality.

- Andrew O'Hagan

Fate Euro

The euro is our common fate, and Europe is our common future.

- Angela Merkel

Common Man Should

I have no concern for the common man except that he should not be so common.

- Angus Wilson

Perceptions Coast

The West Coast is so different from the common perceptions of it.

- Ann Maxwell

Feel Islands

I feel we are all islands - in a common sea.

- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Middle Class

It is so common in middle-class families to consider modelling and acting not serious.

- Anushka Sharma

Love Hour

Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life.

- Aphra Behn

Success Working

In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.

- Arthur Helps

Sense Often

Common sense is often underrated.

- Ashlan Gorse Cousteau

Nor Read

Read not Milton, for he is dry; nor Shakespeare, for he wrote of common life.

- Charles Stuart Calverley

Names Centuries

Common folk didn't have last names in the 8th and 9th centuries.

- Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

Uncommon Valor

Uncommon valor was a common virtue.

- Chester W. Nimitz

Liberty Notions

The common Notions of Liberty are not from School Divines, but from Nature.

- Algernon Sidney

Core Should

We should roll back Common Core.

- Chris Gibson

Politics Voters

In politics, all candidates and volunteers are ambassadors to voters who expect better than parroting the politics of personal destruction. Being able to find common ground at the higher ground is what separates the stateswoman from the stuntwoman.

- Christine Pelosi

Think I Think

I felt like a misfit at school, and I think that's quite common.

- Clare Balding

Need Common Enemy

We need a common enemy to unite us.

- Condoleezza Rice

Culture Find

On Common Culture, you'll find coffee, clothing, and compilations. So many C's!

- Connor Franta

Failure Invest

The failure to invest in youth reflects a lack of compassion and a colossal failure of common sense.

- Coretta Scott King

Some Latinos

The common denominator all Latinos have is that we want some respect. That's what we're all fighting for.

- Cristina Saralegui

Hypocrisy Mankind

Moliere exaggerates common vices of mankind: lust, greed, misanthropy, hypocrisy. We all have a touch of these.

- Dakin Matthews

Think More

Werewolves are much more common animals than you might think.

- Daniel Pinkwater

More Than

Our best theories are not only truer than common sense, they make more sense than common sense.

- David Deutsch

Fiction Which

It is so common to write autobiographical fiction in which your own experience is thinly disguised.

- David Leavitt

Problem Apply

Every problem can be solved as long as they use common sense and apply the right research and techniques.

- Daymond John

Environment Natural

Adapting is a common natural way for people to adapt to their environment.

- Joe Barton

More Deceived

Nothing is more common on earth than to deceive and be deceived.

- Johann G. Seume

Young Among

Common sense varies among the young, as among the old.

- John Edward Christopher Hill

Birthday Still

There is still no cure for the common birthday.

- John Glenn

Law Finger

No brilliance is needed in the law. Nothing but common sense, and relatively clean finger nails.

- John Mortimer

Someone Playing

I make a list of what I have in common, and what I don't have in common, with someone I'm playing.

- John Turturro

Reason Institution

The only reason of the institution of civil government; and the only rational ground of submission to it, is the common safety and utility.

- Jonathan Mayhew

Lot Based

My paintings and comedy have a lot in common. They are both improvisations based on observation.

- Jonathan Winters

Always Shown

Spaniards have always shown great maturity and great common sense when it comes to voting.

- Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

Sense Easily

Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense.

- Julian Casablancas

Happiness Desire

Desire is individual. Happiness is common.

- Julian Casablancas

Feel Only

All leaders share something in common. They feel they are the only ones who can do the job.

- Julie Nixon Eisenhower

Skill Biggest

My biggest skill is common sense. I understand life.

- Jurgen Klopp

Law Subordinate

A liberty subject to law and subordinate to the common welfare.

- Bainbridge Colby

Nation Common Good

A nation is formed by the willingness of each of us to share in the responsibility for upholding the common good.

- Barbara Jordan

Piano Decided

I decided that playing piano was a little bit too common, you know what I mean?

- Barbara Lynn

Reason More

Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.

- Baron d'Holbach

Nation Over

People all over the nation are starved for honesty and common sense.

- Ben Carson

More Other

We have much more in common with other people than we have apart.

- Ben Carson

Disease Either

'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end.

- Ben Jonson

Me Stubborn

The common, the quotidian, is so much more unyielding to me, really stubborn and hard to work with, and I like this because it makes me think and it makes me worry. I can't just plunge my hand into the meat of it. I need new approaches.

- Ben Marcus

Both Sides Works

The common agenda both sides seem to share is: Whatever works.

- Gwen Ifill

Stupidity Most

The two most common elements in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity.

- Harlan Ellison

City Common Good

Chicago is one city. We shall work as one people for our common good and our common goals.

- Harold Washington

Only Mystique

There's no mystique to acting. It's only common sense - and a bit of courage.

- Bill Hunter

Intelligence Based

My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense.

- Helen Gurley Brown

Love Falling

Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.

- Helen Rowland

Calculation Applied

Common sense is calculation applied to life.

- Henri Frederic Amiel

Success Brings

To do a common thing uncommonly well brings success.

- Henry J. Heinz

Standard Market

You can't create a mass market if you don't have a common standard.

- Henry Samueli

Happiness Art

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Children Goal

We all share a common goal - we want our children to succeed.

- Bob Taft

Excellence Uncommon

Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.

- Booker T. Washington

Bottom Top

Dignify and glorify common labor. It is at the bottom of life that we must begin, not at the top.

- Booker T. Washington

Uncommon Very

Common sense is very uncommon.

- Horace Greeley

Condition Get

I get paid to do what I enjoy, not that common a condition.

- Ian Hislop

Art Greatness

The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique.

- Isaac Bashevis Singer

Politics World

The composition of a common world would be the definition of politics.

- Bruno Latour

Country Fiscal

If we have a common currency, the main regulator for policy in the country is the fiscal policy.

- Iveta Radicova

Part Momentary

The best part of being blonde is forgivable momentary lapses of common sense.

- Caity Lotz

Cows Very

Triceratops is very common: they are the cows of the Cretaceous; they are everywhere.

- Jack Horner

Execution Everybody

Ideas are cheap. Ideas are easy. Ideas are common. Everybody has ideas. Ideas are highly, highly overvalued. Execution is all that matters.

- Casey Neistat

Food Common Ground

Food is our common ground, a universal experience.

- James Beard

Ambition Abuse

The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect, a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms.

- James F. Cooper

May Common People

Proverbs may not improperly be called the philosophy of the common people.

- James Howell

Words Big

Philosophy is common sense with big words.

- James Madison

War Sense

In any war, the first casualty is common sense, and the second is free and open discussion.

- James Reston

Death Calls

Death calls ye to the crowd of common men.

- James Shirley

Law Common Law

Christianity is part of the common law.

- James Wilson

Culture Vision

That vision of a common culture is now simply a remote wistfulness.

- Dennis Potter

Love Loved

Let me say that I absolutely loved writing 'A Common Life,' because it was a book about love.

- Jan Karon

Found Most

Melanoma is not the most common of skin cancers, but it is the most dangerous if not found in the early stages.

- Jane Green

Include Stories

A common complaint about stories that include excessive coincidence is that the story is 'unrealistic.'

- Jane Lindskold

Confidence Sense

I have confidence in people's basic common sense.

- Dixie Lee Ray

Memory Think

The common people have no history: persecuted by the present, they cannot think of preserving the memory of the past.

- Jean Henri Fabre

Singing Speech

Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin.

- Jean Philippe Rameau

Old Maxim

It is a maxim of old that among themselves all things are common to friends.

- Jean Racine

Business Valid

The common question that gets asked in business is, 'why?' That's a good question, but an equally valid question is, 'why not?'

- Jeff Bezos