1478 quotes by
514 authors in
125 categories

Search for a word
or phrase:


Or choose an author or a topic:
 
topic author
Quotation Ring Homepage, including joining info Next site in the Quotation Ring A random Quotation Ring site View a list of all Quotation Ring sites Quotation Ring
❝My philosophy
like colour TV
is all there
in black and white❞
Monty Python
quote

Quotes, Aphorisms, Laws, and Thoughts

66Four quotes by François Rabelais99

François Rabelais (c. 1494 - April 9, 1553) was a major French Renaissance writer, doctor and Renaissance humanist.

❝A mother-in-law dies only when another devil is needed in hell.❞ [+]

❝I drink no more than a sponge.❞ [+]

❝I owe much; I have nothing.❞ [+]

❝There are more old drunkards than old doctors.❞ [+]

The author info is from Wikipedia, licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.

Section 30(1) of the UK Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 allows "fair dealing" with a copyright work for the purpose of criticism or review, provided that it is accompanied by a sufficient acknowledgement.
Under the fair use doctrine of the U.S. copyright statute, it is permissible to use limited portions of a work including quotes, for purposes such as commentary, criticism, news reporting, and scholarly reports. There are no legal rules permitting the use of a specific number of words, a certain number of musical notes, or percentages of a work. Whether a particular use qualifies as fair use depends on all the circumstances. See Circular 21 and FL 102. (From the US Copyright Office FAQ.)