Best 349 of Mark quotes - MyQuotes
The poet is in command of his fantasy, while it is exactly the mark of the neurotic that he is possessed by his fantasy.
What is the distinguishing mark of an aristocrat?' she asked him suddenly.'Reverence,' he replied.
It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life
The arrows of malevolence ... however barbed and well pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me; though, whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed.
Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel.
In the dream, sheltered from the noise, the subject expressed a judgment much more on the mark than that manifested in wakefulness.
Someone else has to be disseminating it. (Mark) Dis-a what? (Nick) Disseminating. It means distributing it. (Mark) Then why didn’t you say that? (Nick) Remind me to get him a word-of-the-day calendar. (Mark)
The best American writers have come from the hinterlands -- Mark Twain, Theodore Dreiser, Jack London, Hemingway, Faulkner, Wolfe, Steinbeck. Most of them never even went to college.
Setting clear goals and finding measures that will mark progress toward them can improve the human condition.
Tumia kipaji ulichopewa na Mungu.
For me, art is supposed to be a question mark.
You always know the mark of a coward. A coward hides behind freedom. A brave person stands in front of freedom and defends it for others.
Certainty is the mark of the commonsense life-gracious uncertainty is the mark of the spiritual life.
If there is one thing that marks families with money in the long term it is this: delayed gratification.
Mark-to-market accounting is like crack. Don't do it.
Where am I coming from? Where am I going? A fusillade of question marks.
David R. Brower
Polite conservationists leave no mark save the scars upon the Earth that could have been prevented had they stood their ground.
One mark of good verse is surprise
A century of convulsive change leaves huge demographic gouge marks.
This was the mark of an uncommon soldier, someone whose courage away from the battlefield was the same as that on it.
Marriage marks the end of many short follies - being one long stupidity.
When you're filming something, you have marks and spots you have to be in.
That's the mark of a great storyteller, never to give away secrets in advance.
Screw-ups are the mark of excellence.
I read once that the true mark of a pro - at anything - is that he understands, loves, and is good at even the drudgery of his profession.
She moved with such purpose it was as though she walked with exclamation marks.
The most satisfying project you will ever undertake-and a mark of a complete human being-is to discover how to build a sense of happiness that no one can take away from you.
Gordon B. Hinckley
The truest mark of your success in life will be the quality of your marriage
B. H. Liddell Hart
The search for the truth for truth's sake is the mark of the historian.
I don't have a big thing about leaving my mark or being historic.
I want to make my mark,' he says. But what target, I wonder, are you going to hit?
high fashion has little to do with what women wear and a lot to do with what retailers mark down later.
On one hand, liberals are enraged at the heinousness of Mark Sanford - whom they didn't vote for - for not resigning and, on the other, they're enraged at Palin - whom they also didn't vote for - for resigning.
He was not sure. Or at least there was no way for him to be sure. But he could not imagine that Lada would die alone and in secret. Or that she could be dead and he would not somehow know. Surely her death would be marked by something. A comet. A great hole opening in the earth. A tempest, a flood, a fire. A force such as Lada could not depart this world without leaving one last mark.
Every bloody mark had assassinated my writing along the way.
There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life, and beyond which life cannot rise. And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive, and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.
Over-certified adjectives are the mark of most best-seller writing
A fellow by the hand of nature mark'd, Quoted, and sign'd, to do a deed of shame.
My concern is to help people find out how they could best live their lives to hit the mark almost every single time.
Which brings me to my conclusion upon Free Will and Predestination, namely - let the reader mark it - that they are identical.
The gospel is not a truth among other truths. Rather, it sets a question mark against all truths.
The 21st of December marks the end of the time and the beginning of no-time
My brother Mark still lives in the house we grew up in.
It is a mark of wisdom not to kick away the very step from which we have risen higher. The removal of one step from a staircase brings down the whole of it.
Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and so many others were my dearest friends and greatest teachers.
There are times when God leaves huge question marks as tools in our lives to stretch our our faith.
In the museums, everything is in quotation marks.
To mark the hundredth anniversary of the Titanic, the Republicans have nominated Mitt Romney.
As the saying goes, Bruce Jenner is a millionaire, and Mark Spitz is a dentist. It's the wrong sport.
Mark Twain is a voice of truth and a voice of equality and a voice of tolerance. Which means he is a voice of love.