Fancy Quotes

"I sometimes fear that people might think that fascism arrives in ...

"I sometimes fear that people might think that fascism arrives in a fancy dress worn by grotesques and monsters as played out in endless re-runs of the Nazis. Fascism arrives as your friend.” β€”Michael Rosen
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 11
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β€œAt the end of the day, humans...

β€œAt the end of the day, humans are merely animals behind their fancy clothes.” ― Kambiz Shabankare
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 16
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Do you know what thinking is? I...

Do you know what thinking is? It's just a fancy word for changing your mind. β€”the Doctor, Doctor Who
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 21
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"You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes or the...

"You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes or their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear." - Disputed/Unknown (frequently misattributed to Oscar Wilde and others)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 05
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"Once upon a time I discovered Samuel Butler [of 'The Way of All Flesh'], the second-best novel i...

"Once upon a time I discovered Samuel Butler [of 'The Way of All Flesh'], the second-best novel in the English language. I say the second-best, so that, if you remind me of Tom Jones, or The Mayor of Casterbridge, or any other that you fancy, I can say, of course, that one is the best." A. A. Milne
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 29
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β€œIt is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a...

β€œIt is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.” ― Edgar Allan Poe
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 02
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"perfectionism is just fear in fancy shoes and a mink coat...

"perfectionism is just fear in fancy shoes and a mink coat, pretending to be elegant when actually it's just terrified". ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 12
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β€œYou don't love someone for their looks, or th...

β€œYou don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 29
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"That's the great thing about Champagne...

"That's the great thing about Champagne, it's not about the quality of the Champagne, it's just about how fancy the glass is"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 05
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If you treat the mob with kindness, these creatures fancy them...

If you treat the mob with kindness, these creatures fancy themselves invulnerable. If you hang a few, they get tired of the game, and become submissive and humble as they ought to be. - Napoleon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 29
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"We've become like helpless babies. Pushing the buttons of our fanc...

"We've become like helpless babies. Pushing the buttons of our fancy technology whilst distancing ourselves further every day from the reality of what it actually is to be human" (from the TV show 'Surviors')
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 16
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β€œThe origin of these climatic trends… is a difficult subject: by lon...

β€œThe origin of these climatic trends… is a difficult subject: by long tradition the happy hunting ground for robust speculation, it suffers because so few can separate fact from fancy.” β€” G.S. Callenda Callendar
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 11
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"One man's observation is anot...

"One man's observation is another man's closed book or flight of fancy." Willard Van Orman Quine
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 23
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