Find a Quotation




Browse Quotes by Topic:

  
Age
Anger
Art
Business
Change
Confidence
Death
Education
Endure
Experience
Faith
Forgive
Fortune
Friendship
Genius
Good
Government
History
Humor
Imagination    
Life
Love
Marriage
Movies
Music
Nature
Patriotism
Peace
Poetry
Politics
Religion
Science
Society
Sports
Success
Technology
Time
War
Wisdom
Work


Featured Authors:


Abraham Lincoln
Albert Einstein
Ambrose Bierce
Aristotle
Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Franklin
Carl Sandburg
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Francis Bacon
Friedrich Nietzsche
George Bernard Shaw
George Eliot
George Washington
Henry Ford
Mark Twain
Oscar Wilde
Plato
Socrates
Sophocles
William Shakespeare

Porteus quotes (4)

War its thousands slays Peace its ten thousands.
Porteus   Category: Unsorted

He who foresees calamities suffers them twice over.
Porteus   Category: Pessimist

One murder made a villain Millions a hero. Princes were privileged To kill and numbers sanctified the crime.
Beilby Porteus   Category: Death

In sober state Through the sequestered vale of rural life The venerable patriarch guileless held The tenor of his way.
Beilby Porteus   Category: Unsorted