GIGA THE MOST EXTENSIVE
COLLECTION OF
QUOTATIONS
ON THE INTERNET
Google
Search GIGA
Loading
Home
Page
GIGA
Quotes
Biographical
Name Index
Biographical
Name List
Chronological
Name Index
Topic
List
Reading
List
Site
Notes
Crossword
Solver
Anagram
Solver
SubAnagram
Solver
TOPICS:          A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
PEOPLE:    #   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


ROGUES

Roguery is thought by some to be cunning and laughable: it is neither; it is devilish.
      - Thomas Carlyle

There is no den in the wide world to hide a rogue.
      - Ralph Waldo Emerson

The rogue has everywhere the advantage.
      - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Many a man would have turned rogue if he knew how.
      - William Hazlitt (1)

One rogue leads another.
      - Homer ("Smyrns of Chios")

Rogues are prone to find things before they are lost.
      - Douglas William Jerrold

Rogues are always found out in some way. Whoever is a wolf will act like a wolf, that is most certain.
      - Jean de la Fontaine

Great rogues hang the little ones.
      - Jules Mazarin (Giulio Mazarini)

I have known men who have been sold and bought a hundred times, who have only got very fat and very comfortable in the process of exchange.
      - Ouida (pseudonym of Marie Louise de la Ramee)

Rogues in rags are kept in countenance by rogues in ruffles.
      - Alexander Pope

An honest man you may form of windle-straws, but to make a rogue you must have grist.
      - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

There is nothing but roguery to be found in villainous men.
      - William Shakespeare


 WWW.GIGA-USA.COM     Back to Top of Page 
The GIGA name and the GIGA logo are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
GIGA-USA and GIGA-USA.COM are servicemarks of the domain owner.
Copyright © 1999-2016 John C. Shepard. All Rights Reserved.
Last Revised: 2016 June 16
Click > HERE < to report errors