All aphorisms

We think too much and feel too little.

Charles Spencer Chaplin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Feelings Thought

Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Money

Friends are born, not made.

Henry Brooks Adams

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship

There are few defects in our nature so glaring as not to be veiled from observation by politeness and good-breeding.

Stanislaus Leszczynski

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Wisdom

I have no friends and no enemies, only competitors.

Aristotle Onassis

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Business

Love has the power of making you believe what you would normally treat with the deepest suspicion.

Honore de Mirabeau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

It is in trifles that the mind betrays itself.

Edward George Bulwer - Lytton

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Thought

Fear is the foundation of most governments.

John Quincy Adams

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics State

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Success

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken.

William Hazlitt

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Fashion

Feelings come and go like light troops following the victory of the present; but principles, like troops of the line, are undisturbed, and stand fast.

Jean Paul Richter

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Feelings

Good clothes open all doors.

Thomas Fuller

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Knowledge

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.

Euripides

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship

The sexual life of adult women is a "dark continent" for psychology.

Sigmund Freud

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Women

When one sees one of the romantic creatures before him he imagines he is looking at some holy being, so wonderful that its one breath could dissolve him in a sea of a thousand charms and delights; but if one looks into the soul - it`s nothing but a common crocodile.

Anton Chekhov

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit

What one man can invent, another can discover.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Thought Wisdom

He who has had experience is afraid.

Horace

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Thought Wisdom

The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern. Every class is unfit to govern.

John Acton

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics Society

There is no greatness where there is not simplicity.

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Person Wisdom

No wise man ever wished to be younger.

Jonathan Swift

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wisdom Youth

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