[ taste Quotes ]



Showing search results for Taste Quotes - 68 quotes about taste - Dictionary Quotes
68 quotes

Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes.
Adversity
Francis Bacon

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 318 votes

Some books are to be tasted; others to be swallowed; and some few to be chewed and digested.
Books - Reading
Francis Bacon

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 317 votes

A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
Pornography
J. G. Ballard

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 352 votes

What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic pleasure of giving offense.
Taste
Charles Baudelaire

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 305 votes

Egotist. A person of low taste, more interested in himself than me.
Egotism
Ambrose Bierce

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 297 votes

Incompatibility. In matrimony a similarity of tastes, particularly the taste for domination.
Marriage
Ambrose Bierce

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 244 votes

Bad taste is a species of bad morals.
Taste
Christian Nevell Bovee

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 248 votes

The taste of defeat has a richness of experience all its own.
Losers and Losing
Bill Bradley

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 289 votes

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
Love
Charlie Brown

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 291 votes

Between good sense and good taste there lies the difference between a cause and its effect.
Taste
Jean De La Bruyere

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 275 votes

No taste is so acquired as that for someone else's quality of mind.
Taste
Cyril Connolly

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 276 votes

Vulgarity is the garlic in the salad of taste.
Vulgarity
Cyril Connolly

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 264 votes

We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness.
Perfection
Pierre Corneille

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 256 votes

A taste for simplicity cannot endure for long.
Simplicity
Eugene Delacroix

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 218 votes

It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us.
Excellence
Isaac Disraeli

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 242 votes

Fear can be headier than whiskey, once man has acquired a taste for it.
Fear
Donald Downes

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 262 votes

I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste.
Contradiction
Marcel Duchamp

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 268 votes

A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Humor
George Eliot

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 273 votes

Men lose their tempers in defending their taste.
Temper
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 193 votes

Taste is the feminine of genius.
Taste
Lord Edward Fitzgerald

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 206 votes

Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
Failure
German Proverb

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 208 votes

If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.
Fun
Kahlil Gibran

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 232 votes

There is nothing more frightful than imagination without taste.
Imagination
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 178 votes

Taste is nothing but an enlarged capacity for receiving pleasure from works of imagination.
Taste
William Hazlitt

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 227 votes

A certain portion of the human race has certainly a taste for being diddled.
Credulity
Thomas Hood

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 222 votes
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun