All aphorisms

Great things should be done without hesitation so that the feeling of danger would not weaken the courage and speed.

Julius Caesar

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Politics

When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.

Ernest Hemingway

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Relations

We build upon the sand, and the older we become, the more unstable this foundation becomes.

Alfred Bernhard Nobel

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Wisdom

All tragedies are finished by a death; all comedies are ended by a marriage.

George Gordon Byron

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Art Wit

The height of power in women, so far as manners are concerned, rests in tranquillity.

Francoise d`Aubigne Marquise de Maintenon

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wisdom Women

There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.

Erich Seligmann Fromm

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Psychology

The success of most things depends upon knowing how long it will take to succeed.

Charles de Montesquieu

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Success

Ability to think, like the violin or piano, requires daily practice.

Charles Spencer Chaplin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Thought

Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Envy Love Wit

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.

Henry Brooks Adams

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Education

Happiness doesn`t depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Happiness

Perfume speaks more about a woman than her handwriting.

Christian Dior

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Women

Fashion is what goes out of fashion.

Coco Chanel

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Fashion

Most women like flattery due to a high opinion about themselves.

Jonathan Swift

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Women

The power and prestige of the country depend primarily on the talent and ability of its people.

Margaret Thatcher

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society State

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

George Eliot

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Thought Wisdom

People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can`t fool the neighbors.

Edgar Watson Howe

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

The law creates rights by creating a crime.

Jeremy Bentham

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society

Love is the greatest refreshment in life.

Pablo Picasso

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Love

A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.

John Acton

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Stupidity Wisdom

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