All aphorisms

Make money, money, honestly if you can; if not, by any means at all, make money.

Horace

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Business Money Wealth

War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.

Georges Clemenceau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: War

Politeness is the art of choosing among your thoughts.

Germaine de Stael

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology Thought

Beauty, devoid of grace, is a mere hook without the bait.

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Beauty

In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.

Leonardo da Vinci

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Time

Wherever you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.

Harry S. Truman

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society State

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Business Character

If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn`t part of ourselves doesn`t disturb us.

Hermann Hesse

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Hatred Psychology Relations

In critical moments even the very powerful have need of the weakest.

Aesop

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Relations

The cruelest lies are often told in silence.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Lie Psychology

Every nation has the government it deserves.

Joseph de Maistre

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics Society State Truth

The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.

Publius Cornelius Tacitus

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: State

Skepticism is the first step towards truth.

Denis Diderot

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Truth

Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.

Laurence Johnston Peter

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Democracy Society

Anatomy is destiny.

Sigmund Freud

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Destiny Life

Politicians neither love nor hate. Interest, not sentiment, directs them.

Philip Chesterfield

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Politics

There are two ways to handle a woman, and nobody knows either of them.

Kin Hubbard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Humor Women

A man marries to have a home, but also because he doesn`t want to be bothered with sex and all that sort of thing.

William Somerset Maugham

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Marriage Men

A fluent tongue is the only thing a mother don`t like her daughter to resemble her in.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology Wit Women

One-half, the finest half, of life is hidden from the man who does not love with passion.

Stendhal

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Love Wisdom

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