All aphorisms

Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.

Albert Camus

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Philosophy

The only solid and lasting peace between a man and his wife is, doubtless, a separation.

Philip Chesterfield

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Relations Wife

Love and friendship exclude each other.

Jean de La Bruyere

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship Love

Prejudice is the reason of fools.

Voltaire

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Cynicism Reason

Remember, it`s as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Marriage

We never love heartily but once, and that is the first time we love.

Jean de La Bruyere

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

Morality is the herd instinct in the individual.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Morality

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

Albert Einstein

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Science Society

When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.

George Bernard Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Feelings Love Wit

The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.

Bertrand Russell

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Science Thought

The world gets better every day - then worse again in the evening.

Kin Hubbard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Life Wit

The man who sees both sides of a question is a man who sees absolutely nothing at all.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Psychology

He who lives without folly is not so wise as he imagines.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology Wisdom

The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.

Samuel Butler

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology

Little things console us because little things afflict us.

Blaise Pascal

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Feelings Psychology

Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.

John Paul Getty

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Finance Money

It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.

Confucius

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Wisdom

Love is blind, but marriage restores its sight.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Marriage Wit

Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.

Aristotle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship

An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Person Wit

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