Aphorisms by author: Marcel Achard
Women like silent men. They think they`re listening.
By theme : Relations Women
It`s risky in a marriage for a man to come home too late, but it can sometimes pose an even greater risk if he comes home too early.
By theme : Humor Marriage Wit
Women have a passion for mathematics. They divide their age in half, double the price of their clothes, and always add at least five years to the age of their best friend.
By theme : Humor Wit Women
The career of a writer is comparable to that of a woman of easy virtue. You write first for pleasure, later for the pleasure of others and finally for money.
By theme : Art Creativity Humor Wit
The lower one speaks the closer a woman listens.
By theme : Women
Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man.
By theme : Democracy Society State
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.
By theme : Knowledge Person
They do not love that do not show their love.
By theme : Love
No man can understand why a woman shouldn`t prefer a good reputation to a good time.
By theme : Behavior Men Wit Women
Our nature consists in motion; complete rest is death.
By theme : Death Life Nature
The luck of having talent is not enough; one must also have a talent for luck.
By theme : Wisdom Wit
A woman, who cannot make her mistakes charming, is only a female.
By theme : Women
It is impossible to suffer without making someone pay for it; every complaint already contains revenge.
By theme : Psychology
How is it that we remember the least triviality that happens to us, and yet not remember how often we have recounted it to the same person?
By theme : Behavior Psychology
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
By theme : Humor Love Marriage Wit