Aphorisms by theme: Relations

Love, as a relation between men and women, was ruined by the desire to make sure of the legitimacy of children.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Love Relations
I have three kinds of friends: those who love me, those who pay no attention to me, and those who detest me.

Nicolas de Chamfort

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By theme : Friendship Psychology Relations
Honest men love women; those who deceive them adore them.

Pierre Auguste Caron de Beaumarchais

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By theme : Behavior Love Men Relations Women
I am a marvelous housekeeper. Every time I leave a man I keep his house.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

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By theme : Humor Relations Women
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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By theme : Beauty Love Relations
The more you judge, the less you love.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Behavior Love Relations
Be polite; write diplomatically; even in a declaration of war one observes the rules of politeness.

Otto von Bismarck

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By theme : Behavior Relations
Woman is a vulgar animal from whom man has created an excessively beautiful ideal.

Gustave Flaubert

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By theme : Men Relations Women
Every time I appoint someone to a vacant position, I make a hundred unhappy and one ungrateful.

Louis XIV

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By theme : Relations Society
Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them.

Ogden Nash

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By theme : Humor Marriage Relations Wit
Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others will in general please them in you.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations Wisdom
Some women can be fooled all of the time, and all women can be fooled some of the time, but the same woman can`t be fooled by the same man in the same way more than half of the time.

Helen Rowland

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By theme : Men Psychology Relations Women
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Gustav Jung

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By theme : Psychology Relations
A good listener is usually thinking about something else.

Kin Hubbard

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations
Be wiser than other people, if you can, but do not tell them so.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Behavior Reason Relations Wisdom
If we suspect that a man is lying, we should pretend to believe him; for then he becomes bold and assured, lies more vigorously, and is unmasked.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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By theme : Behavior Lie Psychology Relations
There is nothing, which we receive with so much reluctance as advice.

Joseph Addison

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations
The rich man despises those who flatter him too much, and hates those who do not flatter him at all.

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

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By theme : Behavior Person Relations Wealth
I love treason but hate a traitor.

Julius Caesar

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By theme : Behavior Politics Relations
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.

Andre Gide

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations Wisdom
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