Best riddles

logic

Just one match

If you had one match and entered a room in which there were a kerosene lamp, an oil burner, and a wood burning stove, which would you light first?
The match.
92.67 %
34 votes

cleanlogicshort

Spot the mistake

Can you spot what's wrong with the following sentence? PETER WAS ANGRY AT HIMSELF BECAUSE HE ACCIDENTALLY LEFT THE THE KEYS TO HIS CAR AT HIS FRIEND'S HOUSE.
It contains the word "THE" twice in a row.
92.67 %
34 votes

animalshort

Never trust this fellow’s grin

Never trust this fellow’s grin. His teeth are sharp and course, his blood’s as cold as icicles, and he’ll show no remorse! What is it?
A crocodile.
92.67 %
34 votes

Light as a feather

This is as light as a feather, yet no man can hold it for long. What am I?
Your Breath.
92.67 %
34 votes

cleanshort

Of no use to one, yet absolute bliss to two

Of no use to one, yet absolute bliss to two. The small boy gets it for nothing. The young man has to lie or work for it. The old man has to buy it. The baby’s right, the lover’s privilege, the hypocrite’s mask. To the young girl, faith; To the married woman, hope; To the old maid, charity. What am I?
A kiss.
92.67 %
34 votes

cleanlogicshortwhat am I

I cannot be seen

I repeat only the last word you say. The more I repeat, the softer I got. I cannot be seen but can be heard. What am I?
An Echo.
92.46 %
33 votes