Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 66
Other Behave

History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives.

- Abba Eban

Instruments Plays

I thought I might be a band instructor, someone who plays all the instruments and teaches others.

- Adrian Belew

Time Growing

But time growing old teaches all things.

- Aeschylus

Old Grows

Time as he grows old teaches all things.

- Aeschylus

Experience Only

Experience teaches only the teachable.

- Aldous Huxley

Face Oscar

I've learned to lose with a smile on my face. That's what the Oscar teaches you.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Shut Certainly

Training to be a therapist teaches you to shut up and listen, and that is certainly useful as a writer.

- Amy Bloom

Provinces Tastes

I suppose I have the tastes of someone who teaches at a university in the provinces.

- Andrew Davies

Someone Amount

Dating someone on the opposite end of the happy spectrum teaches you an incredible amount of patience.

- Chris Pine

Movie Making

Every movie I make teaches me something. That's why I keep making them.

- Clint Eastwood

Think I Think

I think what a life in science really teaches you is the vastness of our ignorance.

- David Eagleman

Sleep How

If any event teaches you how to perform on no sleep, it's a hurricane.

- David Muir

Sydney Everyman

I'm the son of an everyman. My father is a teacher. He teaches physics at a boys' school in Sydney.

- Alex O'Loughlin

Chess First Of All

Chess first of all teaches you to be objective.

- Alexander Alekhine

Star How

Nobody teaches you to be a father. Nobody teaches you to be a husband. Nobody teaches you how to be a star. You have to learn to work with the tools.

- David Soul

Better Which

The worst education which teaches self-denial, is better than the best which teaches everything else, and not that.

- John Sterling

Ballet How

Ballet teaches you how to hold yourself.

- Joseph Altuzarra

New I Believe That

I believe that each fight teaches you something, and a new history is written in each fight.

- Juan Manuel Marquez

Most Before

Before all masters, necessity is the one most listened to, and who teaches the best.

- Jules Verne

Someone Devices

Technology teaches passivity. Absorbed in our devices - at any age - we are absorbed in someone else's perspective.

- Julia Cameron

Important Level

History teaches that the level of unemployment is not as important as whether the rate's going down.

- Austan Goolsbee

Religion Like

I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.

- B. R. Ambedkar

Small Big

If Google teaches you anything, it's that small ideas can be big.

- Ben Silbermann

Loss How

It's not the winning that teaches you how to be resilient. It's the setback. It's the loss.

- Beth Brooke

Music Die

My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die.

- Bob Marley

Love Been

My understanding of the Scriptures has been made simple by the person of Christ. Christ teaches that God is love.

- Bono

Mistakes Cost

Experience teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.

- James Anthony Froude

Worry Enigma

Failure is an enigma. You worry about it, and it teaches you something.

- James Dyson

Critic Running

A critic is a legless man who teaches running.

- Channing Pollock

Stop Unless

Suffering is not good for the soul, unless it teaches you to stop suffering.

- Jane Roberts

See How

A camera teaches you how to see without a camera.

- Dorothea Lange

See How

The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.

- Dorothea Lange

Journey Lot

Sometimes it's the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.

- Drake

Shape Feeding

Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.

- E. M. Forster

Think I Think

I think the Moslem faith teaches hate.

- Jerry Falwell

Bite Rattlesnake

A rattlesnake that doesn't bite teaches you nothing.

- Jessamyn West

Think Army

The army teaches boys to think like men.

- Elvis Presley

School Bounce

A good school teaches you resilience - that ability to bounce back.

- Kate Reardon

Education Past

It is only education and understanding of the past that teaches us not to repeat history.

- Eugene Jarecki

Change Embrace

Buddhism teaches you to embrace change.

- Koo Stark

Practice Above

Above all, cancer is a spiritual practice that teaches me about faith and resilience.

- Kris Carr

Bible Principle

Faith is the biggest principle that the Bible teaches us.

- LaDainian Tomlinson

Art Subject

If a nonartist teaches a subject called art, it is nonart.

- Ruth Asawa

Being Unconscious

Modeling teaches you to be completely conscious of the camera. Acting is being totally unconscious of it.

- Phoebe Cates

Given Lesson

The best lesson I was given is that all of life teaches, especially if we have that expectation.

- Sam Abell

Failure Mistake

Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.

- Morihei Ueshiba

Orange Fed

Every university in America teaches 'Clockwork Orange.' I get fed up with it.

- Malcolm McDowell

Trust Creator

All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Given Taught

In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.

- Tom Bodett

Graceful How

No one teaches you how to be graceful.

- Nell Carter

World I Am

I am against religion because it teaches us to be satisfied with not understanding the world.

- Richard Dawkins

Game Play

The Scoutmaster teaches boys to play the game by doing so himself.

- Robert Baden-Powell

Pet Times

A dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down.

- Robert Benchley

Rules Presentation

Logic teaches rules for presentation, not thinking.

- Mason Cooley

Learn Brainy

When one teaches, two learn.

- Robert Half

Planets Correct

Astronomy teaches the correct use of the sun and the planets.

- Stephen Leacock

Music Metaphor

Poetry teaches us music, metaphor, condensation and specificity.

- Walter Mosley

Tells Based

The Church does not pretend to be scientists. It teaches based upon what science tells it.

- Wellington Mara

Humility Golf

One thing that golf teaches you is humility.

- Robert Wagner

Survive Bronx

I grew up in the Bronx. The Bronx teaches you to survive. It's like, 'Bring it on!'

- Wesley Snipes

Properly Form

Drawing teaches you to look at things properly and to understand form and structure.

- Michael Foreman

Future New

The FBI Academy teaches new agents that the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior.

- Ronald Kessler

Think Church

Clearly there are individuals who don't understand what the church teaches, or they think it's so limiting.

- William P. Leahy

Drama Self-Confidence

In a drama of the highest order there is little food for censure or hatred; it teaches rather self-knowledge and self-respect.

- Percy Bysshe Shelley

Brotherhood Enmity

Islam teaches tolerance, not hatred; universal brotherhood, not enmity; peace, and not violence.

- Pervez Musharraf

Travel Books

Travel teaches as much as books.

- Youssou N'Dour