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The 'A' is for content, the 'minus' is for not typing it. Don't ever do this to my eyes again.

Ambrose St.


It's not easy, being green.

Ambrose Bierce


The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.

Ambrose Bierce


Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Ambrose Bierce


If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t

Ambrose Bierce


Plato, by the way, wanted to banish all poets from his proposed Utopia because they were liars. The truth was that Plato knew philosophers couldn't compete successfully with poets.

Ambrose Bierce


The trouble with the rat-race is that even if you win, you're still a rat.

Ambrose Bierce


Some performers on television appear to be horrible people, but when you finally get to know them in person, they turn out to be even worse.

Bierce Ambrose


Bierce Ambrose


It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.

Bierce Ambrose


"Well, it's garish, ugly, and derelicts have used it for a toilet. The rides are dilapidated to the point of being lethal, and could easily maim or kill innocent little children." "Oh, so you don't like it?" "Don't like it? I'm CRAZY for it."

Bierce Ambrose


Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

Bierce Ambrose


I just got off the phone with Sonny Barger [President of the Hell's Angels]. He wants me to appear as a character witness for him at his murder trial and said he'd be glad to appear as a character witness on my behalf if I ever needed one. Needless

Bierce Ambrose


A full belly makes a dull brain.

Bierce Ambrose


With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.

Bierce Ambrose


It is ridiculous to call this an industry. This is not. This is rat eat rat, dog eat dog. I'll kill 'em, and I'm going to kill 'em before they kill me. You're talking about the American way of survival of the fittest.

Bierce Ambrose


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Bierce Ambrose





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Gay shlafen: Yiddish for "go to sleep". Now doesn't "gay shlafen" have a softer, more soothing sound than the harsh, staccato "go to sleep"? Listen to the difference: "Go to sleep, you little wretch!" ... "Gay shlafen, darling." Obvious, isn't
Arthur Naiman

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