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What are the best weighty quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is weighty!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Francis Bacon, Napoleon Bonaparte or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous weighty quote.

Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid. — Francis Bacon

Order marches with weighty and measured strides. Disorder is always in a hurry. — Napoleon Bonaparte

Light troubles speak; the weighty are struck dumb. — Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments are sometimes, inexpedient. The objections which have been brought against a standing army, and they are many and weighty, and deserve to prevail, may also at last be brought against a standing government. — Henry David Thoreau

Humor is not a postscript or an incidental afterthought; it is a serious and weighty part of the world's economy. One feels increasingly the height of the faculty in which it arises, the nobility of things associated with it, and the greatness of services it renders. — Oscar W. Firkins

These are weighty secrets, and we must whisper them. — Sarah Chauncey Woolsey

The telephone, which interrupts the most serious conversations and cuts short the most weighty observations, has a romance of its own. — Virginia Woolf

I wanted to write a battle song for the Judeans but so far I can think of nothing noble and weighty enough. — Isaac Rosenberg