Riddles Quotes


I am a man of few words but many riddles.

I like to be entertained not smothered with 'literary' riddles.

The scientist should treasure the riddles he can't solve not explain them away at the outset.

You know what your problem is it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies.

Words played an important part in my growing up. Not only the written word... but words that flew through the air: jokes riddles puns.

Language as a communication tool is the primary element from which literature is created. Even in pre-literate societies it exists as songs riddles or epics that are chanted.

A lot of the lyrics I write involve images that just swing the song in a way that feels really good to me and there isn't a literal explanation. They're not riddles for the listener to solve.

The Hobbit' was one of the first biggish books I ever read. I remember vividly the 'riddles in the dark' passage and it meant a lot to me to finally get to play it after all these years.

I like the old wisdom--puns riddles spells proverbs.

All of life's riddles are answered in the movies.

Modern literature seduces with insults riddles and inside stories.

There are more riddles in a stone than in a philosopher's head

The riddles of God are more satisfying than the solutions of man.

The way sadness works is one of the strangest riddles of the world.

Mysteries are not riddles. Mysteries are places to go with your mind. You go into mysteries.

All riddles are blues / And all blues are sad / And I'm only mentioning / Some blues I've had.

Freud "interpreted" dreams by treating them as intellectual riddles whose details once processed through free association exposed hidden wishes.

Let us consider that we are all insane. It will explain us to each other. It will unriddle many riddles

True affection is a body of enigmas mysteries and riddles wherein two so become one that they both become two.

Life is essentially a series of events to be lived through rather than intellectual riddles to be played with and solved.

All I wanted even when I hated you most was some poor barren parched excuse to love you. But you only gave me riddles.

Life is the greatest of all mysteries and though I seek to solve its many riddles my deepest fear is that I will succeed.

You know what your problem is it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Steve Martin

And if you would know God be not therefore a solver of riddles. Rather look about you and you shall see Him playing with your children.

But beyond the bright searchlights of science Out of sight of the windows of sense Old riddles still bid us defiance Old questions of Why and of Whence.

Being a kid myself I loved playing and I loved playing with words and making up things and riddles and songs and not afraid of being silly in public.

There is one purpose to life and one only: to bear witness to and understand as much as possible of the complexity of the world- its beauty its mysteries its riddles.

to the many witticisms not only require to be explained like riddles but are also like new shoes which people require to wear many times before they get accustomed to them.

Poetry is a theorem of a yellow-silk handkerchief knotted with riddles sealed in a balloon tied to the tail of a kite flying in a white wind against a blue sky in spring.

Beauty is a terrible and awful thing! It is terrible because it has not been fathomed for God sets us nothing but riddles. Here the boundaries meet and all contradictions exist side by side.