Necessity Quotes

Necessity when threatening is more powerful than device of man.

Quintus Curtius Rufus

Necessity takes impartially the highest and the lowest.

Horace

It is necessity and not pleasure that compels us.

Dante

Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity

Democritus

Necessity, who is the mother of invention.

Plato

Necessity is the mother of invention, it is true, but its father is creativity, and knowledge is the midwife

Jonathan Schattke

To the mass of mankind religion of some kind is a necessity.

Alfred Russel Wallace

Necessity makes even the timid brave.

Sallust

Not even the gods fight against necessity.

Simonides

There is no virtue like necessity.

William Shakespeare

Necessity, oftener than facility, has been the mother of invention; and the most prolific school of all has been the school of difficulty.

Samuel Smiles

Necessity knows no law except to conquer.

Syrus

What was once to me mere matter of the fancy now has grown the vast necessity of heart and life.

Lord Alfred Tennyson

History in our kind of society is not a luxury but a necessity.

Patrick Hazard

Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.

Pablo Picasso

Related Quotes

Quote of the Day

Social Media
Our Partners