All aphorisms

We can recognize the dawn and the decline of love by the uneasiness we feel when alone together.

Jean de La Bruyere

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Love Psychology

A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.

Jonathan Swift

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Money

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that is not enough that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Success

A + B + C = Success if, A = Hard Work, B = Hard Play, C = Keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor

It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.

Anatole France

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Thought

Creditors have better memories than debtors.

Benjamin Franklin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Relations

A man who desires to get married should know either everything or nothing.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Marriage Men

Morality is either a social contract or you have to pay cash.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Morality Wit

When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving them.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Vice

A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship

It is easier to stay out than get out.

Mark Twain

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wit

Never do anything yourself that others can do for you.

Agatha Christie

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

The conviction of the rich that the poor are happier is no more foolish than the conviction of the poor that the rich are.

Mark Twain

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Happiness Wealth

The secret to humor is surprise.

Aristotle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor

I`m not denying the women are foolish: God Almighty made them to match the men.

George Eliot

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Men Women

The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animals.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.

Elbert Hubbard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Wisdom Wit

It is unmistakable madness to live in poverty only to die rich.

Decimus Junius Juvenal

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wealth

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Winston Churchill

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior

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