Aphorisms by theme: Behavior

Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit.

Epictetus

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By theme : Behavior Character Evil
If man thinks about his physical or moral state he usually discovers that he is ill.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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By theme : Behavior Health Thought
There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other that you can boast about it.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Psychology Behavior
When you enjoy loving your neighbor it ceases to be a virtue.

Kahlil Gibran

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By theme : Behavior Humor Wit
If we desire to judge justly, we must persuade ourselves that none of us is without sin.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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By theme : Behavior Morality Psychology Society Wisdom
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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By theme : Behavior Knowledge
Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.

Epictetus

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By theme : Behavior Liberty Philosophy Thought
Be careless in your dress if you must, but keep a tidy soul.

Mark Twain

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By theme : Behavior Wit
Curiosity is only vanity. Most frequently we wish not to know, but to talk. We would not take a sea voyage for the sole pleasure of seeing without hope of ever telling.

Blaise Pascal

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By theme : Behavior Philosophy Psychology Thought
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Behavior Character
Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power.

Aldous Huxley

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By theme : Behavior Politics
Many people would sooner die than think; In fact, they do so.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Behavior Thought
Since I cannot govern my own tongue, though within my own teeth, how can I hope to govern the tongue of others?

Benjamin Franklin

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By theme : Behavior Wisdom
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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By theme : Behavior Humor Psychology Wit
If you can do a half-assed job of anything, you`re a one-eyed man in a kingdom of the blind.

Kurt Vonnegut

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By theme : Behavior
To be vain of one`s rank or place is to show that one is below it.

Stanislaus Leszczynski

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own.

Benjamin Disraeli

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By theme : Behavior Relations
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.

Albert Camus

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By theme : Behavior Liberty Philosophy Society
We are more often treacherous through weakness than through calculation.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
The greater part of mankind is angry with the sinner and not with the sin.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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By theme : Behavior Morality Society
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