All aphorisms

To become a billionaire, you need luck, knowledge, a great capacity to work and the main thing - the mentality of a billionaire.

John Paul Getty

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Business Psychology Wealth

He who has begun has half done.

Horace

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Business Wisdom

Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.

Steven Wright

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

Love, such as it is in society, is only the exchange of two fantasies, and the contact of two bodies.

Nicolas de Chamfort

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Society

Men like women with a past because they hope history will repeat itself.

Mae West

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Wit Women

Misfortune and recited misfortune especially, may be prolonged to the point where it ceases to excite pity and arouses only irritation.

Dorothy Parker

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Feelings Relations Wit

In smart society men are jealous of one another after the fashion of women.

Honore de Balzac

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Relations Society Women

One must be something in order to do something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Person

The weakest link in the chain is also the strongest. It can break the chain.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Feelings Society

A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity.

Sigmund Freud

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology

Politics is not an exact science.

Otto von Bismarck

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics

War: a massacre of people who don`t know each other for the profit of people who know each other but don`t massacre each other.

Paul Valery

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit War

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.

Jean Rostand

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Art Beauty

Never was anything great achieved without danger.

Niccolo Machiavelli

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Wisdom

I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well.

Henry David Thoreau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Reason Wisdom

Talk to every woman as if you loved her, and to every man as if he bored you, and at the end of your first season you will have the reputation of possessing the most perfect social tact.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Society Wit

Self-respect without the respect of others is like a jewel which will not stand the daylight.

Alfred Bernhard Nobel

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Thought Wisdom

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