Aphorisms by theme: Psychology

To endeavor to forget anyone is a certain way of thinking of nothing else.

Jean de La Bruyere

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Reason
Even the bravest men are frightened by sudden terrors.

Publius Cornelius Tacitus

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
Idleness is the parent of psychology.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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By theme : Psychology
Remember Talleyrand`s advice, "If you are in doubt whether to write a letter or not, don`t!" The advice applies to many doubts in life besides that of letter writing.

Edward George Bulwer - Lytton

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By theme : Psychology Wisdom
We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.

Aesop

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations
Pride, ill nature and want of sense are the three great sources of ill manners; without some one of these defects, no man will behave himself ill for want of experience, or what, in the language of fools, is called knowing the world.

Jonathan Swift

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
To manage men one ought to have a sharp mind in a velvet sheath.

George Eliot

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
An angry man who suppresses his passions thinks worse than he speaks; and an angry man that will chide speaks worse than he thinks.

Francis Bacon

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Thought
Memory is what makes us young or old.

Alfred de Musset

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By theme : Old Philosophy Psychology Youth
We are like chameleons; we take our hue and the color of our moral character, from those who are around us.

John Locke

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By theme : Behavior Character Psychology
If we did not flatter ourselves, the flattery of others could never harm us.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet everyone thinks himself sufficiently qualified for the hardest of all trades, that of government.

Socrates

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
People only see what they are prepared to see.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Knowledge Psychology
The knowledge of yourself will preserve you from vanity.

Miguel de Cervantes

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By theme : Behavior Knowledge Psychology
We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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By theme : Psychology
Word is a shadow of a deed.

Democritus

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By theme : Knowledge Philosophy Psychology
Science is what you know; philosophy is what you don`t know.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Psychology Science
All persons are puzzles until at last we find in some word or act the key to the man, to the woman; straightway all their past words and actions lie in light before us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Psychology Relations
There are some who speak well and write badly. For the place and the audience warm them, and draw from their minds more than they think of without that warmth.

Blaise Pascal

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By theme : Creativity Psychology
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