All aphorisms

Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Success

Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.

Epictetus

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Liberty

The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Relations Wit

A common danger unites even the bitterest enemies.

Aristotle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Relations

When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.

Eric Hoffer

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology

Love is a serious mental disease.

Plato

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Health Love

To listen closely and reply well is the highest perfection we are able to attain in the art of conversation.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Relations

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Future

Women and foxes, being weak, are distinguished by superior tact.

Ambrose Bierce

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Women

I like a person who knows his own mind and sticks to it; who sees at once what, in given circumstances, is to be done, and does it.

Marcel Achard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Person

A different language is a different vision of life.

Federico Fellini

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Creativity Life

Women always show more taste in adorning others than themselves; and the reason is that their persons are like their hearts - they read another`s better than they can their own.

Jean Paul Richter

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Women

Friendship among women is only a suspension of hostilities.

Antoine de Rivarol

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Friendship Women

There is plenty of peace in any home where the family doesn`t make the mistake of trying to get together.

Kin Hubbard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wit

Beauty is the promise of happiness.

Stendhal

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Beauty Happiness

Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise.

George Santayana

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Women

As society advances the standard of poverty rises.

Dorothy Parker

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society Wealth Wit

The imagination has made more discoveries than the eye.

Joseph Joubert

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Creativity Science Thought

How wise must one be to be always kind.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Wisdom

In politics never retreat, never retract, never admit a mistake.

Napoleon I

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics

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