Quotations list about fondness, abhorrence and admiration captions for Instagram citing Louisa May Alcott, Fyodor Dostoevsky and Theodore Roosevelt admirer sayings.
She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.
— Louisa May Alcott
Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it.
— Fyodor Dostoevsky fondness quote
Rereading this novel today, replaying the moves of its plot, I feel rather like Anderssen fondly recalling his sacrifice of both Rooks to the unfortunate and noble Kieseritsky
To be fond of learning is near to wisdom;
to practice with vigor is near to benevolence; and to be conscious of shame is near to fortitude. He who knows these three things
None are so fond of secrets as those who do not mean to keep them.
You have to be very fond of men. Very, very fond. You have to be very fond of them to love them. Otherwise they're simply unbearable.
I am fond of music I think because it is so amoral.
Everything else is moral and I am after something that isn't. I have always found moralizing intolerable.
Always when I see a man fond of praise I always think it is because he is an affectionate man craving for affection.
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.
I am more fond of achieving than striving.
My theories must prove to be facts or be discarded as worthless. My efforts must soon be crowned with success, or discontinued.
Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say and it's true, I do have a certain fondness for women that have dark hair.
Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.
People who have what they want are fond of telling people who haven't what they want that they really don't want it.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
You should not have any special fondness for a particular weapon, or anything else, for that matter. Too much is the same as not enough. Without imitating anyone else, you should have as much weaponry as suits you.
From childhood I was passionately fond of music and wanted to be a musician.
I have no recollection of any real desire ever to be anything else.
And so it is that I carry with me from this State to that high and lonely office to which I now succeed more than fond memories and fast friendships. The enduring qualities of Massachusettsthe common threads woven by the Pilgrim and the Puritan, the fisherman and the farmer, the Yankee and the immigrantwill not be and could not be forgotten in the Nations Executive Mansion. They are an indelible part of my life, my convictions, my view of the past, my hopes for the future.
No gray hairs streak my soul, no grandfatherly fondness there! I shake the world with the might of my voice, and walk --handsome, twenty-two year old.
A peasant becomes fond of his pig and is glad to salt away its pork.
What is significant, and is so difficult for the urban stranger to understand, is that the two statements are connected by an and and not by a but.
The bird let loose in Eastern skies,Returning fondly home,Ne'er stoops to earth her wing, nor fliesWhere idle warblers roam;But high she shoots through air and light,Above all low delay,Where nothing earthly bounds her flight,Nor shadow dims her way.