not known quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
We are voyagers, discoverers
of the not-known,
...
If prophets or those who divine by dreams appear among you and promise you omens or portents, and the omens or the portents declar ...
Human knowledge and human power meet in one; for where the cause is not known the effect cannot be produced. Nature to be commande ...
To hide a passion totally (or even to hide, more simply, its excess) is inconceivable: not because the human subject is too weak, ...
When the gods come among men, they are not known.
One thing is plain for all men of common sense and common conscience, that here, here in America, is the home of man. After all th ...
Sweet Cupid's shafts, like destiny,
Doth causeless good or ill decree.
...
When it happeneth that a man signifieth unto us two contradictory opinions whereof the one is clearly and directly signified, and ...
Fielding being mentioned, Johnson exclaimed, "he was a blockhead ...." BOSWELL. "Will you not allow, Sir, that he draws very natur ...
We looked down at a glassy glittering icy place many days walking across and very deep, between enormous icy black peaks. All we l ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help