Aphorisms by theme: Behavior

He, who wishes to become rich, wishes to become so immediately.

Decimus Junius Juvenal

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By theme : Behavior Character Wealth
What restrains us from killing is partly fear of punishment, partly moral scruple, and partly what may be described as a sense of humor.

Henry Louis Mencken

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By theme : Behavior Humor Psychology
The greatest remedy for anger is delay.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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By theme : Behavior Psychology
We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to be happy ourselves.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Happiness
Live within your income, even if you have to borrow money to do so.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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By theme : Behavior Humor Life Wit
Fools gain greater advantages through their weakness than intelligent men through their strength. We watch a great man struggling against fate and we do not lift a finger to help him. But we patronize a grocer who is headed for bankruptcy.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Behavior Relations Thought
Silence never yet betrayed any one.

Antoine de Rivarol

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By theme : Behavior
The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Behavior Friendship
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it is a saint; that boasts of it is a devil.

Thomas Fuller

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By theme : Behavior Religion
If people should ever start to do only what is necessary millions would die of hunger.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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By theme : Behavior Thought Wisdom
Sometimes ingratitude arises from the impossibility to return a favour.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Behavior Relations
We are easily comforted for the misfortunes of our friends, when those misfortunes give us an occasion of expressing our affection and solicitude.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Behavior Relations
To do the opposite of something is also a form of imitation, namely an imitation of its opposite.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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By theme : Art Behavior Creativity Psychology
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Behavior Psychology Wisdom
Between friends, frequent reproofs make the friendship distant.

Confucius

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By theme : Behavior Friendship Relations
It`s no good trying to keep up old friendships. It`s painful for both sides. The fact is, one grows out of people, and the only thing is to face it.

William Somerset Maugham

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By theme : Behavior Friendship Psychology Wisdom
Cruelty and fear shake hands together.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Behavior Morality Psychology
The company of chaste women is the proper atmosphere of good manners.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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By theme : Behavior Education Relations Women
Men`s conversation is like their life.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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By theme : Behavior Life Men Relations
Common sense is as rare as genius.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By theme : Behavior Society
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