Prefer Quotes

Quotes tagged as "prefer" (showing 1-18 of 18)
Anatole France
“J'ai toujours préféré la folie des passions à la sagesse de l'indifférence.”
Anatole France

Israelmore Ayivor
“To a hungry person, every bitter food is sweet. When the preferable is not available, the available becomes preferable!”
Israelmore Ayivor

“Some feel lucky, if they haven't got to be happy, as they don’t like their frame of mind to be unravelled and prefer to be left well enough alone. ( "C’est quand le bonheur ?" )”
Erik Pevernagie

“Being happy is harder than being discontent. For happiness we have to roll up our sleeves and knock down houses of cards. Because of this exertion, many prefer to abide by ‘fake’ happiness.( " Happiness blowing in the wind. " )”
Erik Pevernagie

“When some claim demarcation and “regulation”, others fancy “deregulation”, preferring foxes guarding the henhouse or chicken yards with free chickens and free foxes. Friend or foe, hen or fox, anyone can have a go. (“This far”)”
Erik Pevernagie

“In the architecture of their life some may display Potemkin happiness in view of hiding the dark features of their fair weather relationship, preferring to set up a window dressing of fake satisfaction rather than being rejected as emotional outcasts. ("Absence of beauty was like hell")”
Erik Pevernagie

“I would far prefer to be in someone's arms than just in their head.”
D.S. Mixell

Glenn Gould
“I always assumed everybody shared my love for overcast skies. It came as a shock to find out that some people prefer sunshine.”
Glenn Gould, Glenn Gould

M.F. Moonzajer
“I prefer to love the one my heart has chosen for me, and I won’t regret it”
M.F. Moonzajer

“I prefer to be a sad screwed stupid bitch, than a fucking liar, fake and pretender that has to put different masks per day.”
Sara Keddar

Paul Hoffman
“It is not against reason, said the Englishman, to prefer the destruction of the world to a scratch on your finger – how much easier to understand the same price for the gash in your soul.”
Paul Hoffman, The Last Four Things

M.F. Moonzajer
“I prefer having sex with myself rather than with someone who wants something instead.”
M.F. Moonzajer, LOVE, HATRED AND MADNESS

“I would far prefer to be in someone's arms than jut in their head.”
D.S. Mixell

Alan Cohen
“No one is too busy to do what they actually prefer.”
Alan Cohen

Conn Iggulden
“They had learned that Sorhatani expected the same sort of instant obedience as her husband. She had grown up around men of power and had married into the great khan’s family at a very young age. She knew that men prefer to follow, that it takes an effort of will to lead. She had that will.”
Conn Iggulden, Khan: Empire of Silver

Israelmore Ayivor
“Don’t accept the available as the preferable. Go extra mile with extra speed.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

“Wise people do not claim to know it all, they always prefer to learn from others.”
Gift Gugu Mona