Quotes by Alexandre Dumas

...love without esteem cannot go far or reach high. It is an angel with only one wing.

Alexandre Dumas

A husband is always a sensible man; he never thinks of marrying.

Alexandre Dumas

All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.

Alexandre Dumas

How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid It must be education that does it.

Alexandre Dumas

I prefer the wicked rather than the foolish. The wicked sometimes rest.

Alexandre Dumas

It is only rarely that one can see in a little boy the promise of a man, but one can almost always see in a little girl the threat of a woman.

Alexandre Dumas

Jealousy is the art of injuring ourselves more than others.

Alexandre Dumas

Nothing succeeds like success.

Alexandre Dumas

Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit.

Alexandre Dumas

Rogues are preferable to imbeciles because they sometimes take a rest.

Alexandre Dumas

'Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.' Under the influence of this pestilent morality, I am forever letting tomorrow's work slop backwards into today's, and doing painfully and nervously today what I could do quickly and easily tomorrow.

J. A. Spender »

Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half.

Gore Vidal »

If peace is equated simply with the absence of war, it can become abject pacifism that turns the world over to the most ruthless.

Henry Kissinger »