Aphorisms by theme: Psychology

To lead people, you must follow behind.

Lao Tzu

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations Society
The more we live by our intellect, the less we understand the meaning of life.

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

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By theme : Life Philosophy Psychology Wisdom
We sometimes think that we hate flattery, but we only hate the manner in which it is done.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Psychology Relations Wisdom
Remember, what is unbecoming to do is also unbecoming to speak of.

Socrates

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By theme : Philosophy Psychology Wisdom
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too little; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
Where there is no imagination there is no horror.

Arthur Conan Doyle

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By theme : Psychology Thought
The general remedy of those who are uneasy without knowing the cause is change of place.

Samuel Johnson

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.

Aristotle

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By theme : Psychology Reason Work
The same vices, which are huge and insupportable in others, we do not feel in ourselves.

Jean de La Bruyere

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By theme : Psychology Vice
A pessimist is one who has been intimately acquainted with an optimist.

Elbert Hubbard

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By theme : Humor Psychology Wit
Writing is closer to thinking than to speaking.

Joseph Joubert

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By theme : Psychology Art Creativity
One mustn`t look at the abyss, because there is at the bottom an inexpressible charm which attracts us.

Gustave Flaubert

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By theme : Psychology Creativity Wisdom
The time to begin writing an article is when you have finished it to your satisfaction. By that time you begin to clearly and logically perceive what it is you really want to say.

Mark Twain

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By theme : Psychology Art Creativity
No one ever became thoroughly bad all at once.

Decimus Junius Juvenal

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.

Buddha

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By theme : Psychology Thought Wisdom
Style is the dress of thoughts.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Psychology Thought
A man`s true secrets are more secret to himself than they are to others.

Paul Valery

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By theme : Psychology Wisdom
Circumstances do not make the man; they merely reveal him to himself.

Epictetus

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By theme : Men Psychology
A yawn is a silent shout.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
They understand but little who understands only what can be explained.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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By theme : Philosophy Psychology
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