Aphorisms by theme: Psychology

Questions show the mind`s range, and answers its subtlety.

Joseph Joubert

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By theme : Person Psychology
The vulgar man is always the most distinguished, for the very desire to be distinguished is vulgar.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Behavior Person Psychology
We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.

Anatole France

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By theme : Behavior Love Psychology Wisdom
It is a part of good breeding that a man should be polite even to himself.

Jean Paul Richter

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By theme : Education Person Psychology
Any man under 30 who is not a liberal has no heart, and any man over 30 who is not a conservative has no brains.

Winston Churchill

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his mind.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
The love of justice in most men is only the fear of themselves suffering by injustice.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Society
Men wish to be saved from the mischief of their vices, but not from their vices.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Men Psychology Vice
Marriage must perforce fight against the all-devouring monster of habit.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Marriage Psychology
There is something so beautiful in trust that even the most hardened liar needs feel a certain respect for those who confide in him.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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By theme : Lie Psychology Truth
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.

Carl Gustav Jung

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By theme : Psychology Wisdom
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Character Psychology
Big results require big ambitions.

Heraclitus

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By theme : Behavior Person Psychology
Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.

Elbert Hubbard

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom Wit
The commonest man, who has his ounce of sense and feeling, is conscious of the difference between a lovely, delicate woman and a coarse one. Even a dog feels a difference in her presence.

George Eliot

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By theme : Feelings Men Psychology Women
The fellow that agrees with everything you say is either a fool or he is getting ready to skin you.

Kin Hubbard

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By theme : Psychology Relations Wit
I love luxury. And luxury lies not in richness and ornateness but in the absence of vulgarity.

Coco Chanel

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By theme : Culture Fashion Psychology
Common sense is genius dressed in his working clothes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Philosophy Psychology
Too clever is dumb.

Ogden Nash

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
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