Quotes of Cultured

“ If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished? ”

- Rumi

“ Wine is the most civilized thing in the world. ”

- Ernest Hemingway

“ You talk too sophisticated for me. I don't understand. ”

- Seve Ballesteros

“ Only the educated are free. - Epictetus. ”

- Epictetus

“ To have doubted one's own first principles, is the mark of a civilized man. ”

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

“ Art is not for the cultivated taste. It is to cultivate taste. ”

- Nikki Giovanni

“ I have cultivated my hysteria with delight and terror. Now I suffer continually from vertigo, and today, 23rd of January, 1862, I have received a singular warning, I have felt the wind of the wing of madness pass over me. ”

- Charles Baudelaire

“ The art of friendship has been little cultivated in our society. ”

- Robert J. Havighurst

“ In a civilized and cultivated country, wild animals only continue to exist at all when preserved by sportsmen. ”

- Theodore Roosevelt

“ If I was educated, I'd be a damn fool. ”

- Bob Marley

“ There's a new tribunal now higher than God's — the educated man's! ”

- Robert Browning

“ People cannot be well educated without the Bible. ”

- Unknown

“ Satire should, like a polished razor keen, Wound with a touch that's scarcely felt or seen. Thine is an oyster knife, that hacks and hews; The rage but not the talent to abuse. ”

- Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

“ In itself and in its consequences the life of leisure is beautiful and ennobling in all civilised men's eyes. ”

- Thorstein Veblen

“ You know French means like sophisticated, well educated, so far. ”

- Sophie Marceau

“ That's the way I've been educated: I always think about what I missed and the things that you did, you did them, so you don't have to think about them any more. ”

- Thierry Henry

“ I'm not educated; I'd be a damn fool if I was (educated)! ”

- Bob Marley

“ We were sharecroppers - we were a little bit of everything. We farmed and tried to make something. ”

- Buck Owens

“ Asia is not going to be civilized after the methods of the West. There is too much Asia and she is too old. ”

- Rudyard Kipling

“ I expect Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man. ”

- George Meredith

“ Sometimes the ignorant are among the most educated. ”

- Suzanne Fields

“ They are a dangerous country,... They're much more sophisticated than Iraq. ”

- Jay Rockefeller

“ I expect that Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man. ”

- George Meredith

“ Civilization is not by any means an easy thing to attain to. There are only two ways by which man can reach it. One is by being cultured, the other by being corrupt. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Everyone seems to think I'm very ladylike. That I'm very cultured and intelligent. I drink alot of Diet Coke and belch. I've been known to use the F-word. I've told a few dirty jokes. I arm-wrestle. ”

- Helena Bonham Carter

“ There is nothing so stupid as an educated man, if you get him off the thing he was educated in. ”

- Will Rogers

“ America is the best half-educated country in the world. ”

- Nicholas Murray Butler

“ America is the best half-educated country in the world. ”

- Nicholas Murray Butler

“ Some people tell us that there ain't no Hell, But they never farmed, so how can they tell? ”

- Unknown

“ Cultivated leisure is the aim of man. ”

- Oscar Wilde
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