I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Jan Morris prefers this for himself.

I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.

I much prefer the sharpest criticism of a single intelligent man to the thoughtless approval of the masses.

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Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.

You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?

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I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.

I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.

I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.

A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.

In marriage do thou be wise; prefer the person before money; virtue before beauty; the mind before the body.

Be content to be what you are, and prefer nothing to it, and do not fear or wish for your last day.

I always prefer to believe the best of everybody -- it saves so much trouble.

If most of us remain ignorant of ourselves, it is because self-knowledge is painful and we prefer the pleasures of illusion.

I prefer the most unfair peace to the most righteous war.

People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion.

I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning do to do afterward.

Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.

In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the mind before the body; then thou hast a wife, a friend, a companion, a second self.

To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you ought to prefer is to have kept your soul alive.

We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age of mass extermination.

I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.

No man can understand why a woman shouldn't prefer a good reputation to a good time.

To prefer evil to good is not in human nature;

and when a man is compelled to choose one of two evils, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less.

I was offered a free villa in Hollywood, but I said no thank you, I prefer to live in Italy.

The original crime of niggers and lesbians is that they prefer themselves.

I prefer the errors of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.

No lover, if he be of good faith, and sincere, will deny he would prefer to see his mistress dead than unfaithful.

Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.

I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things.

The glass is always half-empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.

Gentlemen prefer blondes.

I have some women friends but I prefer men.

Don't trust women. There is a built-in competition between women.

I prefer to work alone and do everything alone, even today.

It is the sign of a great mind to dislike greatness, and prefer things in measure to things in excess.

I should have no use for a paradise in which I should be deprived of the right to prefer hell.

I don't like parties. I prefer something more intimate, just for the closest people.

I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.

I don't like to say I have given my life to art. I prefer to say art has given me my life.

I would prefer not to.

I prefer the mystic clouds of nostalgia to the real thing, to be honest.

Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives them.

O Gold! I still prefer thee unto paper, which makes bank credit like a bark of vapor.

Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion.

Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets.

Gentlemen prefer bonds.

We all learn best in our own ways. Some people do better studying one subject at a time, while some do better studying three things at once. Some people do best studying in structured, linear way, while others do best jumping around, surrounding a subject rather than traversing it. Some people prefer to learn by manipulating models, and others by reading.

We must prefer real hell to an imaginary paradise.

I prefer the honest jargon of reality to the outright lies of books.

Good men prefer to be accountable.

It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.

I have often been asked why I am so fond of playing male parts.

As a matter of fact, it is not male parts, but male brains that I prefer.

Golf seems to be an arduous way to go for a walk. I prefer to take the dog's out.