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A tunnel underneath the sea from Calais straight to Dover, Sir, The squeamish folks may cross by land from shore to shore, With sluices made to drown the French, if e'er they would come over, Sir, Has long been talk'd of, till at length 'tis thought a monstrous bore. (Quote by - Theodore Hook)

The prophet's mantle, ere his flight began, Dropt on the world--a sacred gift to man. (Quote by - Thomas Campbell)

The people who were honored in the Bible were the false prophets. It was the ones we call the prophets who were jailed and driven into the desert, and so on. (Quote by - Noam Chomsky)

Beware of the ides of March. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

I shall always consider the best guesser the best prophet. (Quote by - Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous. (Quote by - George Eliot)

Fear prophets and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before them, at times instead of them. (Quote by - Umberto Eco)

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house. (Quote by - Bible)

Of all the horrid, hideous notes of woe, Sadder than owl-songs or the midnight blast; Is that portentous phrase, I told you so. (Quote by - George Gordon Noel Byron)

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part. (Quote by - Bible)

No mighty trance, or breathed spell Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. (Quote by - John Milton)

Your fathers, where are they? and the prophets, do they live for ever? (Quote by - Bible)

Be thou the rainbow to the storms of life! The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, And tints to-morrow with prophetic ray! (Quote by - George Gordon Noel Byron)

It takes a mind like Dannel's, fact, ez big ez all ou'doors To find out thet it looks like rain arter it fairly pours. (Quote by - James Russell Lowell)

From hence, no question, has sprung an observation confirmed now into a settled opinion, that some long experienced souls in the world, before their dislodging, arrive to the height of prophetic spirit. (Quote by - Desiderius Gerhard Erasmus)

This solemn moment of triumph, one of the greatest moments in the history of the world this great hour which rings in a new era and which is going to lift up humanity to a higher plane of existence for all the ages of the future. (Quote by - David Lloyd George)

Man has an incurable habit of not fulfilling the prophecies of his fellow men. (Quote by - Alistair Cooke)

Prophet of evil! never hadst thou yet A cheerful word for me. To mark the signs Of coming mischief is thy great delight, Good dost thou ne'er foretell nor bring to pass. (Quote by - Smyrns of Chios)

Prognostics do not always prove prophecies, at least the wisest prophets make sure of the event first. (Quote by - Horace Walpole)

Till old experience do attain To something like prophetic strain. (Quote by - John Milton)

The best way to predict the future is to invent it. (Quote by - Theodore Hook)

O my prophetic soul! My uncle? (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

And it came to pass, when all that knew him beforetime saw that, behold, he prophesied among the prophets, then the people said one to another, What is this that is come unto the son of Kish? Is Saul also among the prophets? (Quote by - Bible)

Ancestral voices prophesying war. (Quote by - Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

There is a history in all men's lives, Figuring the nature of the times deceased, The which observed, a man may prophesy, With a near aim, of the main chance of things As yet not come to life, which in their seeds And weak beginnings lie intreasured. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)


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