All aphorisms

Fear has no brains; it is an idiot.

Ambrose Bierce

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Reason Wit

Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil.

Thomas Mann

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Evil Morality Philosophy

There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do.

Jerome K. Jerome

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

It`s only those who do nothing that make no mistakes.

Joseph Conrad

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wisdom

I don`t know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.

Georges Clemenceau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: War Wit

Nature will tell you a direct lie if she can.

Charles Darwin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Nature

Men often marry in hasty recklessness and repent afterward all their lives.

Moliere

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Marriage

I have not failed. I`ve just found 10.000 ways that won`t work.

Thomas A. Edison

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Science Wit

Don`t waste your love on somebody, who doesn`t value it.

William Shakespeare

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Relations

When you find that people are not telling you the truth - look out!

Agatha Christie

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Lie Relations

If you wish to be loved - love.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.

Elbert Hubbard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Relations

On one issue at least, men and women agree: they both distrust women.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Men Wit Women

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Aristotle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Education Morality

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

To err is human also in so far as animals seldom or never err, or at least only the cleverest of them do so.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Thought Wisdom

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.

Mark Twain

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Success Wit

No social stability without individual stability.

Aldous Huxley

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics Society

Use what language you will, you can never say anything to others but what you are.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Wisdom

Love, like fire, cannot subsist without continual movement: so soon as it ceases to hope and fear, it ceases to exist.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

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