Aphorisms by theme: Behavior

Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others will in general please them in you.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Relations Wisdom
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms. This is true of bodies; but when we speak of feelings, beauty is in their spirituality, and grace in their moderation.

Joseph Joubert

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By theme : Beauty Behavior Feelings
The first symptom of true love in a young man is timidity, in a girl it is boldness. The two sexes have a tendency to approach, and each assumes the qualities of the other.

Victor Hugo

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By theme : Behavior Love Psychology
To accomplish great things, you must not only act but also dream, not only dream but also believe.

Anatole France

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.

Benjamin Franklin

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By theme : Behavior Wisdom
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

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By theme : Behavior Character
One must change one`s tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one`s superiority.

Napoleon I

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By theme : Behavior War Wisdom
Frequent punishments are always a sign of weakness or laziness on the part of a government.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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By theme : Behavior Society State
Do not walk on the well-trodden path - you may slip.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

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By theme : Behavior Humor Wit
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.

Anatole France

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By theme : Behavior Morality Wisdom
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.

George Bernard Shaw

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By theme : Behavior Humor Stupidity Wit
Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Wisdom Wit
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw

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By theme : Behavior Life Reason
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

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By theme : Behavior Business Reason
In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

Coco Chanel

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By theme : Behavior Fashion Women
In human intercourse the tragedy begins not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.

Henry David Thoreau

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By theme : Behavior Reason Thought
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Behavior Husband Love Psychology
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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By theme : Behavior
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.

George Eliot

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By theme : Behavior Thought Truth
The man who fears nothing is as powerful as he who is feared by everybody.

Friedrich von Schiller

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By theme : Behavior Men Politics Psychology
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