Aphorisms by theme: Psychology

You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.

Plato

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By theme : Psychology Relations Wisdom
The waking has one and the same world, the sleeping turn aside each into a world of his own.

Heraclitus

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By theme : Psychology
Several sorts of memory exist in us; body and mind each possesses one peculiar to itself. Nostalgia, for instance, is a malady of the physical memory.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Feelings Psychology
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.

Napoleon I

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By theme : Psychology Thought Wisdom
Experience teaches that a good memory is generally joined to a weak judgment.

Michel de Montaigne

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By theme : Psychology Thought
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.

Moliere

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
Everyone lives in his own fantasy world, but most people don`t understand that. No one perceives the real world. Each person simply calls his private, personal fantasies the truth.

Federico Fellini

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By theme : Psychology Truth
Conscience warns us as a friend before it punishes as a judge.

Stanislaus Leszczynski

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By theme : Conscience Psychology Wit
All wrongdoing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrongdoing remain?

Buddha

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By theme : Morality Psychology
A man does not know what he is saying until he knows what he is not saying.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Knowledge Psychology
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.

Ernest Hemingway

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By theme : Psychology Relations
The instability of our tastes is the occasion of the irregularity of our lives.

Stanislaus Leszczynski

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By theme : Life Psychology
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.

Eric Hoffer

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
It is only reason that teaches silence. The heart teaches us to speak.

Jean Paul Richter

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By theme : Psychology Reason Wisdom
The woman who appeals to a man`s vanity may stimulate him, the woman who appeals to his heart may attract him, but it is the woman who appeals to his imagination who gets him.

Helen Rowland

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By theme : Men Psychology Relations Women
Hatred is a settled anger.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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By theme : Hatred Psychology
We are not troubled by things, but by the opinion which we have of things.

Epictetus

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By theme : Behavior Philosophy Psychology
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies, for the hardest victory is over self.

Aristotle

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By theme : Character Philosophy Psychology Wisdom
To the vulgar eye, few things are wonderful that are not distant.

Thomas Carlyle

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By theme : Psychology Wisdom
The accent of a man`s native country remains in his mind and his heart, as it does in his speech.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Psychology Wisdom
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