Born Quotes

For your born writer, nothing is so healing as the realization that he has come upon the right word.

Catherine Drinker Bowen

I'd be a butterfly born in a bower, Where roses and lilies and violets meet.

Thomas Haynes Bayly

Nature contains the elements, in colour and form, of all pictures, as the keyboard contains the notes of all music. But the artist is born to pick and choose... that the result may be beautiful ˝ as the musician gathers his notes, and forms his chords, until he brings forth from chaos glorious harmony...

James Abbot McNeill Whistler

We are all born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.

Mignon McLaughlin

Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list.

Dennis Leary

I've noticed that everybody that is for abortion has already been born.

Ronald Reagan

Beautiful light is born of darkness, so the faith that springs from conflict is often the strongest and the best.

R. Turnbull

I’d be a butterfly born in a bower,Where roses and lilies and violets meet.

Thomas Haynes Bayly

Man is born unto trouble, as the sparks fly upward.

Bible

In the realist, faith is not born from miracles, but miracles from faith.

Fyodor Dostoevsky

I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.

Audrey Hepburn

Fascism is not in itself a new order of society. It is the future refusing to be born.

Aneurin Bevan

A born writer is born scrofulous; his career is an accident dictated by physical or circumstantial disabilities.

Dylan Thomas

I am convinced all of humanity is born with more gifts than we know. Most are born geniuses and just get de-geniused rapidly.

Richard Buckminster Fuller

He who is born a fool is never cured

Proverb

When a child is born, so are grandmothers.

Judith Levy

To describe the agony of a marathon to someone who's never run it is like trying to explain color to someone who was born blind.

Jerome Drayton

A career is born in public - talent in privacy.

Marilyn Monroe

The sure mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy.

Fran┴ois de La Rochefoucauld

Envy! eldest-born of hell!

Charles Jennens of Gopsall

Fashions are born and they die too quickly for anyone to learn to love them

Bettina Ballard

A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love

Thomas C. Haliburton

The mountains will be in labor, and a ridiculous mouse will be born.

Horace

We were born to unite with our fellow men, and to join in community with the human race.

Cicero

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