Rarer Quotes


I eat meat the rarer the better.

Moral courage is higher and a rarer virtue than physical courage.

The gritty indie films are a lot rarer than the films that aspire to fill multiplexes.

There is something that is much more scarce something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

There is something that is much more scarce something finer far something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Everyone calls himself a friend but only a fool relies on it; nothing is commoner than the name nothing rarer than the thing.

I would never diminish the quality of Hermes. Hermes can be an even rarer and greater quality business if they ever wanted to work with us.

The pleasure of one's effect on other people still exists in age - what's called making a hit. But the hit is much rarer and made of different stuff.

Yes there's a higher rate of people living below the poverty line who aren't vaccinated. But it's much rarer for that to be a product of choice than a product of circumstance.

In those days male dancers were a rarer breed than women. as they are still today A good male dancer one as strong as we were was very difficult to come by if you couldn't afford to pay them.

Good advice is rarer than rubies.

Nothing is rarer than real goodness.

Poets are far rarer birds than kings.

A lucky man is rarer than a white crow.

The rarer action is in virtue than in vengeance.

Feminine intuition a quality perhaps even rarer in women than in men.

Nothing is rarer than the use of a word in its exact meaning.

In this world of gossip a good listener is rarer than a great orator.

I think sunrises are rarer for me but sunset is my favourite time of day.

In general indulgence for those we know is rarer than pity for those we know not.

There are more dead people than living. And their numbers are increasing. The living are getting rarer.

Nothing is rarer than true good nature; they who are reputed to have it are generally only pliant or weak.

It is not often that nations learn from the past even rarer that they draw the correct conclusions from it.

That's the thing about friendship it's a lot rarer than love because there is nothing in it for any body.

Comedians are a much rarer and far more valuable commodity than all the gold and precious stones in the world.

The sweetest souls like the sweetest flowers soon canker in cities and no purity is rarer there than the purity of delight.

Truth telling is the first building block of character -- a quality that seems to be getting rarer and rarer in all-forgiving America.

Aristocrats need not be rich but they must be free and in the modern world freedom grows rarer the more we prate about it.

Know that joy is rarer more difficult and more beautiful than sadness. Once you make this all-important discovery you must embrace joy as a moral obligation.

Blow out you bugles over the rich Dead! There's none of these so lonely and poor of old But dying has made us rarer gifts than gold.

It takes two to make a very great career: the man who is great and the man--almost rarer--who is great enough to see greatness and say so.

Nothing is rarer than a solitary lie; for lies breed like Surinam toads; you cannot tell one but out it comes with a hundred young ones on its back.

Then the true true is diff'rent to the seemin' true? said I.Yay an' it usually is I mem'ry Meronym sain' an' that's why true true is presher'n'rarer'n diamonds

[Intellectual courage is] the quality that allows one to believe in one's judgement in the face of disappointment and widespread skepticism. Intellectual courage is even rarer than physical courage.

The perfect woman is a higher type of humanity than the perfect man and also something much rarer. The natural history of animals furnishes grounds in support of this theory.

All history shows that in exact proportion as nations advance in civilisation the accounts of miracles taking place among them become rarer and rarer until at last they entirely cease.

The more necessary a thing is for living beings the more easily it is found and the cheaper it is; the less necessary it is the rarer and dearer it is.

How often does a man know without question that he has done well? I do not think it happens often in anyone's life and it becomes even rarer once one has a child.

It is good sometimes that the happy of this world should learn were it only to humble their foolish pride for an instant that there are higher wider and rarer joys than theirs.

Without taste genius is only a sublime kind of folly. That sure touch which the lyre gives back the right note and nothing more is even a rarer gift than the creative faculty itself.

If this be to have sense if to be awake Be but to see this bright great sleep of things For the rarer potion mine own dreams I'll take And for truth commune with imaginings