Quote of the Day
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.
Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
No doubt exists that all women are crazy; it's only a question of degree.
W. C. Fields
It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree.
John F. Kennedy
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there is the lowest degree of culture.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world.
A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.
Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor.
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.
The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves - and the better the teacher, the better the student body.
The degree of loving is measured by the degree of giving.
Edwin Louis Cole
Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar
Where the stakes are the highest, in the war on terror, we cannot possibly succeed without extraordinary international cooperation. Effective international police actions require the highest degree of intelligence sharing, planning and collaborative enforcement.
What we call happiness in the strictest sense comes from the (preferably sudden) satisfaction of needs which have been dammed up to a high degree.
Atheism shows strength of mind, but only to a certain degree.
Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the simplest datum and say this we know.
T. S. Eliot
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Laziness. Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.
The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts.
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused in proportion to the degree in which they weary themselves.
Honore de Balzac
It takes more than capital to swing business. You've got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by - Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics.
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it is only with the highest degree of intelligence that suffering reaches its supreme point.
All men having power ought to be distrusted to a certain degree.
Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect.
The intense happiness of our union is derived in a high degree from the perfect freedom with which we each follow and declare our own impressions.
Share with your Friends
Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Get Social with BrainyQuote
Quote of the Day
BQ on Facebook
BQ on Twitter
BQ on Pinterest
BQ on Google+
Art Quote Feed
Funny Quote Feed
Love Quote Feed
Nature Quote Feed