Folk Quotes

"Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that...

"Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that is not what I have found. It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love." ~ J.R.R. Tolkien
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 12
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"Apologize for what you've done, but never apologize for who you are; and yeah some ...

"Apologize for what you've done, but never apologize for who you are; and yeah some folks may be disappointed, but that is on them not on you. Those are their expectations of you, not yours. The only story that matters is the one you wanna write" -Ash Beckham
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 21
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"Most folks are about as h...

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be." ( Abraham Lincoln)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 08
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"We've put more effort into helpin...

"We've put more effort into helping folks reach old age than into helping them enjoy it." --Frank Howard Clark
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 03
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"The only way to enter...

"The only way to entertain some folks is to listen to them." β€” Kin Hubbard
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 07
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Folk who don't know why America is t...

Folk who don't know why America is the Land of Promise should be here during an election campaign. ....Milton Berle
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 02
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Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught....

Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list. - Denis Leary
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 20
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β€œNever lend books, for no one ever returns th...

β€œNever lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have lent me.” ― Anatole France
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 01
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"I would like to see every single soldier on every single side, just take off your helmet, unb...

"I would like to see every single soldier on every single side, just take off your helmet, unbuckle your kit, lay down your rifle, and sit down at the side of some shady lane and say, 'Nope, I ain't gonna kill nobody.' Plenty of rich folks want to fight, give them the guns." -Woody Guthrie
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 17
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"Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught...

"Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list." Denis Leary
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 18
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β€œSome believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check, but th...

β€œSome believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check, but that is not what I have found. It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love.” -- Gandalf
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 25
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β€œMost folk are about as h...

β€œMost folk are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” -Abraham Lincoln
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inn...

"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." - H. L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 13
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"I've found that all weak people share a basic obsession - they fixate on the idea of satisfa...

"I've found that all weak people share a basic obsession - they fixate on the idea of satisfaction. Anywhere you go men and women are like crows drawn by shiny objects. For some folks, the shiny objects are other people, and you'd be better off developing a drug habit." - Nic Pizzolatto
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 21
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"I just want the folks in New York to know their cit...

"I just want the folks in New York to know their city still looks very beautiful from space." - Frank L. Culberson Jr (The only American not on earth during 9/11)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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"You're in a room and nobody wants you and nothing is happening. You're afraid of getting put ...

"You're in a room and nobody wants you and nothing is happening. You're afraid of getting put out on the streets, because you can already hear the taunts. Oh, there's a former star, look at him now, folks. He was strange to begin with. But he finally got what he deserved." - Tiny Tim, 1995
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 07
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" Nothing you can do, folks, although the Seco...

" Nothing you can do, folks, although the Second Amendment people β€” maybe there is, I don’t know." Donald John Trump, POTUS 45. August 9th 2016.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 24
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"Folks don't even own themse...

"Folks don't even own themselves, payin' mental rent to corporate presidents" - Public Enemy
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 30
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On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the l...

On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.~ H.L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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"I think that Richard Nixon will go down in history as a true folk hero, who str...

"I think that Richard Nixon will go down in history as a true folk hero, who struck a vital blow to the whole diseased concept of the revered image and gave the American virtue of irreverence and skepticism back to the people." William S. Burroughs
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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"Most folks are about as...

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be." - Abe Lincoln
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 22
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"A sympathetic Scot summed it all up very neatly in the ...

"A sympathetic Scot summed it all up very neatly in the remark, "You should make a point of trying every experience once, excepting incest and folk dancing."" β€” Sir Arnold Bax
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 18
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"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inn...

"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." - H.L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 05
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"Saruman believes it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that is not what I h...

"Saruman believes it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that is not what I have found. I've found that it is the small things, everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keeps the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love." - Gandalf, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 04
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"It has been my experience tha...

"It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues." - Abraham Lincoln
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 28
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"I would never be so arrogant to think that someone should model their life after me. But the idea...

"I would never be so arrogant to think that someone should model their life after me. But the idea of possibility . . . the idea that I get to live my dreams out in public, hopefully, will show to other folks that it’s possible. So I prefer the term β€˜possibility model’ to β€˜role model.’" -Laverne Cox
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 13
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"Youth is the most precious thing i...

"Youth is the most precious thing in life; it is too bad it has to be wasted on young folks" -George Bernard Shaw
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 02
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β€œAs democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inn...

β€œAs democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.” - H.L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 14
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"Folks, I don't trust ch...

"Folks, I don't trust children. They're here to replace us." - Stephen Colbert
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 20
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"The things that are hardest to fi...

"The things that are hardest to find are a fourth player for Belot and a second player for sex." - Folk saying
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 03
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"If you would stress kindness, first and foremost your goal is to ensure ...

"If you would stress kindness, first and foremost your goal is to ensure people actually can be kind. Secondly, learn how to fight. The second goal is so you can handle folks who pay no heed to the first goal." ~ Jon Stew Art
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 01
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There's one sad truth in life I've found While journeying east and west - The only folks we ...

There's one sad truth in life I've found While journeying east and west - The only folks we really wound Are those we love the best. We flatter those we scarcely know, We please the fleeting guest, And deal full many a thoughtless blow To those who love us best. ~Ella Wheeler Wilcox
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 07
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"It has been my experience tha...

"It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.” -Abraham Lincoln
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 21
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"Poor Silas, so concerned for other folk, And nothing to look bac...

"Poor Silas, so concerned for other folk, And nothing to look backward to with pride, And nothing to look forward to with hope, So now and never any different." - The Death of the Hired Man, Robert Frost
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 08
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When was the last time ...

When was the last time you saw a chevrolet in tokyo? It doesn't exists folks
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 10
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"On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the l...

"On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." - H. L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 08
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β€œFools are the only folk on the earth wh...

β€œFools are the only folk on the earth who can absolutely count on getting what they deserve.” - Stephen King, Wizard and Glass
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 20
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β€œFolks, I'm telling you, birthing is har...

β€œFolks, I'm telling you, birthing is hard and dying is mean -- so get yourself a little loving in between.” -- Langston Hughes
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 09
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The man who taught me the most in life was the on...

The man who taught me the most in life was the one who argued with me the hardest and the longest. You don't learn anything from folks who agree with you.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 01
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"What we do in the next six months or so, is going to determine the country we are for the ne...

"What we do in the next six months or so, is going to determine the country we are for the next 50 years. We really have to decide for whom do we run this? Will the country be run for– for families, for– for ordinary folks? Or will the country be run for the giants?" ~ Elizabeth Warren
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 11
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"In the days before the Yezda swallowed them down, the folk of Makuran had a favorite cur...

"In the days before the Yezda swallowed them down, the folk of Makuran had a favorite curse: may you live in interesting times. Until you and yours came to Videssos, my friend from far away, it never struck me what a potent curse that could be." -Nepos, The Misplaced Legionο»Ώ
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 25
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"It's wanting that ...

"It's wanting that gets so many folk in trouble." -John Marston
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 24
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The only really happy f...

The only really happy folk are married women and single men. - H. L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 27
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"I found it is the small ev...

"I found it is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay."
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 01
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'It has been my experience t...

'It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.' Abe Lincoln
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 20
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