Aphorisms by theme: Relations

Friendship, love, and piety ought to be handled with a sort of mysterious secrecy; they ought to be spoken of only in the rare moments of perfect confidence, to be mutually understood in silence. Many things are too delicate to be thought; many more, to be spoken.

Novalis

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits.

William Somerset Maugham

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By theme : Friendship Psychology Relations
Modesty is a quality in a lover more praised by the women than liked.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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By theme : Behavior Love Psychology Relations Women
If anyone accuses me of contradicting myself, I reply: because I have been wrong once, or several times, I don`t intend to be wrong forever.

Luc de Clapiers de Vauvenargues

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By theme : Behavior Relations
Whatever side I take, I know well that I will be blamed.

Louis XIV

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By theme : Behavior Person Relations
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.

Andre Maurois

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By theme : Marriage Relations
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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By theme : Behavior Men Psychology Relations Women
There is no loneliness greater than the loneliness of a failure. The failure is a stranger in his own house.

Eric Hoffer

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By theme : Life Relations
There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.

Martin Luther

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By theme : Marriage Relations
Lord, protect me from my friends; I can take care of my enemies.

Voltaire

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By theme : Friendship Relations
Love or hatred must constantly increase between two persons who are always together; every moment fresh reasons are found for loving or hating better.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Hatred Love Relations
Don`t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.

Wilson Mizner

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By theme : Behavior Relations Society
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.

Joseph Addison

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By theme : Feelings Relations
Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.

Henry Louis Mencken

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By theme : Husband Relations Wife
The average value of conversations could be enormously improved by the constant use of four simple words: "I do not know".

Andre Maurois

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By theme : Behavior Relations
It is because of men that women dislike each other.

Jean de La Bruyere

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By theme : Men Relations Women
A sense of duty is useful in work, but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not be endured with patient resignation.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Psychology Relations
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.

Aristotle

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By theme : Beauty Relations
Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he`s in love with her.

Agatha Christie

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By theme : Relations Women
The most disagreeable thing that your worst enemy says to your face does not approach what your best friends say behind your back.

Alfred de Musset

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By theme : Behavior Friendship Relations
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