Riddles

Riddle: I can be long, or I can be short. I can be grown, and I can be bought. I can be painted, or left bare. I can be round, or square. What am I?
Answer » A fingernail
Riddle. Five hundred begins it, five hundred ends it, Five in the middle is seen; First of all figures, the first of all letters, Take up their stations between. Join all together, and then you will bring Before you the name of an eminent king.
Answer » DAVID (Roman numerals)
Riddles. Whoever makes it, tells it not. Whoever takes it, knows it not. Whoever knows it, wants it not
Answer » Counterfeit money
Riddle: Lighter than what I am made of, More of me is hidden Than is seen.
Answer » Iceberg
Riddle: I know a word of letters three. Add two, and fewer there will be
Answer » Few
Riddle: I am always hungry, I must always be fed, The finger I touch, Will soon turn red
Answer » Fire
Riddle. You throw away the outside and cook the inside. Then you eat the outside and throw away the inside. What did you eat?
Answer » An ear of corn.
Riddle: What’s black when you get it, red when you use it, and white when you’re all through with it?
Answer » Charcoal.
Riddle: I am the beginning of the end, and the end of time and space. I am essential to creation, and I surround every place. What am I?
Answer » The letter e. End, timE, spacE, Every placE
Riddle: What has a head, a tail, is brown, and has no legs?
Answer » A penny.
Add this riddle: A bus driver was heading down a street in Colorado. He went right past a stop sign without stopping, he turned left where there was a “no left turn” sign, and he went the wrong way on a one-way street. then he went on the left side of the road past a cop car. Still he didn’t break any traffic law. why not?
Answer: He was walking
Riddle: There was a green house. Inside the green house there was a white house. Inside the white house there was a red house. Inside the red house there were lots of babies. What is it?
Answer » A watermelon.
Riddle: It walks on four legs in the morning, two legs at noon and three legs in the evening. What is it?
Answer » Man (or woman). Crawls on all fours as a baby, walks on two legs as an adult and uses two legs and a cane when they’re old.
Riddle: You can hold it without using your hands or arms. What is it?
Answer: Your breath
Riddle: On island. Everyone has red or blue dots on their forehead. Expert logicians. Everyone sees everyone else at least once a day. If anyone realizes the color of their own dot they die instantly. No one tells each other the color of their dots. You visit and party on the island. When you go to leave you tell them that at least one person has a red dot. Over time, everyone eventually dies.
What’s red and smells like brown paintRiddlesList
answer: red paint
There is a ping pong ball in a cement hole 12 inches deep. All you have is a foot of string, and scissors. How do you get it out.RiddlesList
Answer: Pee in it.
What bats and is near a ball but isn’t a baseball bat.RiddlesList
Answer: Baseball players eyelashes
A man is dead on the ground.  There are 53 bicycles around him. How did he die?RiddlesList
He was cheating at cards. The 53rd card is the extra card in the deck that he slid in. Bicycle playing cards

What’s black when you buy it, red when you use it, and gray when you throw it away? Charcoal.