All aphorisms

Success comes to those who become success conscience. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscience.

Napoleon Hill

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Success

The last thing a woman will consent to discover in a man whom she loves, or on whom she simply depends, is want of courage.

Joseph Conrad

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Relations

They do not love that do not show their love.

Marcel Achard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love

Wit without employment is a disease.

Robert Burton

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit

Opportunity has hair in front; behind she is bald. If you seize her by the forelock, you may hold her; but if suffered to escape, not Jupiter himself can catch her again.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Knowledge Life Wisdom

What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too little; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Psychology

Where there is no imagination there is no horror.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Thought

Good breeding consists of concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.

Mark Twain

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Humor Wit

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Philosophy Thought

All of us do not have the same talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop our talents.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics Relations Society

There are very few people who are not ashamed of having been in love when they no longer love each other.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Love

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.

Oscar Wilde

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Life

An eminent reputation is as dangerous as a bad one.

Publius Cornelius Tacitus

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Relations Society

War will never cease until babies begin to come into the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: War Wit

Close your eyes and you will see.

Joseph Joubert

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wisdom

The letter of the law should be included in the alphabet.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit

Marriage is the best state for man in general; and every man is a worse man in proportion as he is unfit for the married state.

Samuel Johnson

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Marriage

Let us not envy some men their accumulated riches; their burden would be too heavy for us; we could not sacrifice, as they do, health, quiet, honor, and conscience, to obtain them: it is to pay so dear for them, that the bargain is a loss.

Jean de La Bruyere

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wealth

Morality is the theory that every human act must be either right or wrong, and that 99 % of them are wrong.

Henry Louis Mencken

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Morality

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Truth

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