Quotes tagged with simple (1328 quotes found)

John Green
I'm in love with you," he said quietly.
Alvar Aalto
We should work for simple, good, undecorated things, but things which are in harmony with the human being and organically suited to the little man in the street.
work  good  simple  # 3006
Hiam Abbass
Simple things don't interest me.
simple  Interest  # 3109
Paula Abdul
When you go to meetings or auditions and you fail to prepare, prepare to fail. It is simple but true.
true  simple  Fail  # 3556
Elliott Abrams
Is multilateralism nothing more than a dodge for simple inaction?
simple  Inaction  Dodge  # 4224
Diane Ackerman
The simple, stupefying truth that, as a woman, I am a minute ocean, in the dark tropic of whose womb eggs lay coded as roe, floating in the sea that wet-nursed us all, moved me deeply.
truth  Woman  simple  # 4830
Lord Acton
There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.
Cannot  simple  ignorance  # 5056
Amy Adams
I find that it's the simple things that remind you of family around the holidays.
family  simple  Holidays  # 5143
John Adams
Here is everything which can lay hold of the eye, ear and imagination - everything which can charm and bewitch the simple and ignorant. I wonder how Luther ever broke the spell.
Here  simple  Hold  # 5550
Gautam Adani
I analyse in my own way, in very simple, no-jargon language. If somebody is talking in very complicated way, I never like that.
simple  Somebody  language  # 5778
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
What I find problematic is the suggestion that when, say, Madonna adopts an African child, she is saving Africa. It's not that simple. You have to do more than go there and adopt a child or show us pictures of children with flies in their eyes. That simplifies Africa.
simple  Child  eyes  # 5968
Isabelle Adjani
I believe in angels, so it's simple.
simple  angels  # 6082
Alfred Adler
A simple rule in dealing with those who are hard to get along with is to remember that this person is striving to assert his superiority; and you must deal with him from that point of view.
remember  Point  simple  # 6197
Felix Adler
The exercises of our meeting are to be simple and devoid of all ceremonial and formalism.
simple  Meeting  Exercises  # 6278
Ferran Adria
I am not a multimillionaire. I don't own a yacht or a Ferrari. I live in a 60-square- metre flat. My needs are simple.
simple  needs  Flat  # 6465
Aeschylus
The words of truth are simple.
truth  words  simple  # 6884