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'No woman can be handsome by the force of features alone, any more that she can be witty by only the help of speech.'


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'We would all like to vote for the best man but he is never a candidate.'


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'Of all the home remedies, a good wife is best.'


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'Don't knock the weather nine-tenths of the people couldn't start a conversation if it didn't change once in a while.'


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'There is no failure except in no longer trying. There is no defeat except from within, no really insurmountable barrier save our own inherent weakness of purpose.'


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'Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family.'


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'After a fellow gets famous it doesn't take long for someone to bob up that used to sit by him in school.'


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'As to those who hoard gold and silver and spend it not in God's path, give them, then, the tidings of a painful agony: on a day when these things shall be heated in hell-fire, and their foreheads, and their sides, and their backs shall be branded therewit'


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'A good listener is usually thinking about something else.'


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'Of all the home remedies, a good wife is best.'


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'I don't look for much to come out of government ownership as long as we have Democrats and Republicans.'


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'It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.'


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'It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.'


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'Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.'


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'The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store.'


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'Of all the home remedies, a good wife is best.'


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'Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.'


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'Men are not punished for their sins, but by them.'


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'The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.'


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'It isn't enough for you to love money - it's also necessary that money should love you.'


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'When a fellow says, 'It ain't the money but the principle of the thing,' it's the money.'


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'Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on.'


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'Nobody works as hard for his money as the man who marries it.'


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'Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.'


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'Don't knock the weather nine-tenths of the people couldn't start a conversation if it didn't change once in a while.'


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'Lack of pep is often mistaken for patience.'


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'Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.'


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'Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family.'


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'No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish.'


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'We would all like to vote for the best man but he is never a candidate.'


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'If you haven't seen your wife smile at a traffic cop, you haven't seen her smile her prettiest.'


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'There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it?'


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'Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.'


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'Next to a circus there ain't nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit.'


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'A lot of Thanksgiving days have been ruined by not carving the turkey in the kitchen.'

 

 

 

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