but - authors
but quotes, aphorisms, statements, say
American Tail, An Have it your way, kind. But remember what Shakespeare said, and I quote: *ahem* "Opportunity knocks but...er, but..err... but..but.. but once! Taken at the tide, 'twill lead to fortune. If denied, 'twill never return."
How I Met Your Mother Robin: What's my "but"? You know, I'm really nice, but...
Ted [voiceover]: But she's afraid of commitment.
Lily [voiceover]: But she's a gun nut.
Barney [voiceover]: But she's... Canadian.
Marshall [voiceover]: But she doesn't like Field of Dreams.
All: I can't think of anything.
Friends A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths; feels your fears but fortifies your faith; sees your anxieties but frees your spirit; recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.
Charles Caleb Colton Those who visit foreign nations, but associate only with their own country-men, change their climate, but not their customs. They see new meridians, but the same men; and with heads as empty as their pockets, return home with traveled bodies, but untravelled minds.