Aphorisms by author: Anton Chekhov
Only fools and charlatans know and understand everything.
By theme : Thought Wit
When one sees one of the romantic creatures before him he imagines he is looking at some holy being, so wonderful that its one breath could dissolve him in a sea of a thousand charms and delights; but if one looks into the soul - it`s nothing but a common crocodile.
By theme : Wit
If you are afraid of loneliness, don`t marry.
By theme : Marriage
There is no national science just as there is no national multiplication table; what is national is no longer science.
By theme : Science
If there is a gun hanging on the wall in the first act, it must fire in the last.
By theme : Art Creativity
When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it cannot be cured.
By theme : Health
Any idiot can face a crisis; it is this day-to-day living that wears you out.
By theme : Behavior Life Wisdom
Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.
By theme : Hatred Society
They say that in the end truth will triumph, but it`s a lie.
By theme : Life Thought Truth Wisdom