Aphorisms by theme: Behavior

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Behavior Society
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Samuel Butler

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By theme : Behavior Humor Society Wit
The bold defiance of a woman is the certain sign of her shame, when she has once ceased to blush, it is because she has too much to blush for.

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

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By theme : Behavior Women
I hate victims who respect their executioners.

Jean Paul Sartre

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By theme : Behavior Hatred
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Love
A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman as bad as she dares.

Elbert Hubbard

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By theme : Behavior Men Women
Be nice to people on your way up because you`ll meet them on your way down.

Wilson Mizner

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By theme : Behavior Wit
Lonely people, in talking to each other, can make each other lonelier.

Lillian Hellman

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By theme : Behavior
The talkative person is someone who speaks more than he thinks. Someone who thinks a great deal and who talks a great deal is never considered a talkative person.

Joseph Joubert

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By theme : Behavior Person
Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign travel, he ends by having many acquaintances, but no friends.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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By theme : Behavior Friendship Person Psychology
A fanatic is one who can`t change his mind and won`t change the subject.

Winston Churchill

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By theme : Behavior Character Politics
If you don`t want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won`t have to work.

Ogden Nash

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By theme : Behavior Money
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Behavior Time
We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.

Albert Camus

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By theme : Behavior Love Psychology
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.

Voltaire

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By theme : Behavior Politics Society State Wit
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.

Michel de Montaigne

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
If a man begins with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.

Francis Bacon

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.

Abraham Lincoln

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By theme : Behavior Wisdom
No one gossips about other people`s secret virtues.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Behavior Society Wit
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