All aphorisms

There are two kinds of spiritual law, two kinds of conscience, one in man and another, altogether different, in woman. They do not understand each other; but in practical life the woman is judged by man`s law, as though she were not a woman but a man.

Henrik Ibsen

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Psychology Women

Example isn`t another way to teach, it is the only way to teach.

Albert Einstein

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Education

Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.

George Bernard Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit Youth

I believe that the power to make money is a gift from God.

John Davison Rockefeller

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Business

Necessity has no law.

Benjamin Franklin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Morality

Science can be introduced to children well or poorly. If poorly, children can be turned away from science; they can develop a lifelong antipathy; they will be in a far worse condition than if they had never been introduced to science at all.

Isaac Asimov

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Education Science

The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.

Theodore Roosevelt

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Relations Success

Hospital is a place where they wake you up to give you a sleeping pill.

Bertrand Russell

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms strength into right, and obedience into duty.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics Relations Society

The great source of pleasure is variety.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Wisdom

Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit Women

It is the prerogative of great men only to have great defects.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Men Person

Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Life

The vast majority of human beings dislike and even dread all notions with which they are not familiar. Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have always been derided as fools and madmen.

Aldous Huxley

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Psychology Society

We never love a person, but only qualities.

Blaise Pascal

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

The best condition in life is not to be so rich as to be envied nor so poor as to be damned.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Truth

All wealth is the product of labor.

John Locke

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society Wealth

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Wisdom

The art of prophecy is very difficult - especially with respect to the future.

Mark Twain

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Future Humor Wit

I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Relations

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