All aphorisms

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology

That is the happiest conversation where there is no competition, no vanity, but a calm, quiet interchange of sentiments.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Relations

There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life Wit

Whatever is done from love always occurs beyond good and evil.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Philosophy

Languages are the pedigree of nations.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Culture Society

Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Money

Woman begins by resisting a man`s advances and ends by blocking his retreat.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit Women

The one who can give the consumer the best quality at lower prices, will certainly be at the head of the industry, no matter what goods he produces. This is an immutable law.

Henry Ford

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Business

Nature encourages no looseness, pardons no errors.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Nature

Wealthy people who have no convictions are more dangerous in modern society than the poor women who have no morals.

George Bernard Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wealth

The present is never a happy state to any human being.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Happiness Time

Grace imitates modesty, as politeness imitates kindness.

Joseph Joubert

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology

Nothing changes your opinion of a friend so surely as success - yours or his.

Franklin Pierce Jones

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship Relations Success

Beware of women who do not hide their age. A woman who reveals her age is capable of anything.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit Women

A woman in love will forgive a big indiscretion, but not a little infidelity.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it.

Benjamin Franklin

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wisdom

Force made the first slaves; their cowardice perpetuated slavery.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society

The perfect love affair is one, which is conducted entirely by post.

George Bernard Shaw

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Wit

It is not in the power of even the most crafty dissimulation to conceal love long, where it really is, nor to counterfeit it long, where it is not.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

Most women are so artificial that art leaves them indifferent.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Art Wit Women

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