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Every step forward in the development of a thought and morals is immoral, until it receives the recognition of the majority.
George Bernard Shaw
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By theme: Morality   Society   Thought  

The entire value of the society depends on what opportunities it provides for individual development.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Society  

To know how to hide one`s ability is great skill.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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By theme: Knowledge  

The best friend will probably acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is founded on the talent for friendship.
Friedrich Nietzsche
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By theme: Friendship  

The only problem with having nothing to do is you can`t stop and rest.
Franklin Pierce Jones
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By theme: Wit  

The future is purchased by the present.
Samuel Johnson
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By theme: Future  

In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top.
Benjamin Franklin
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By theme: Politics   State  

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.
Napoleon I
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By theme: Women  

Trust not him that seems a saint.
Thomas Fuller
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By theme: Behavior   Relations  

Love and doubt have never been on speaking terms.
Kahlil Gibran
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By theme: Love  

Method is the arithmetic of success.
Henry Wheeler Shaw
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By theme: Success  

Girls and women are like red foxes - they are as weak and as crafty.
Ambrose Bierce
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By theme: Wit   Women  

Ready money is Aladdin`s lamp.
George Gordon Byron
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By theme: Money  

A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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By theme: Men   Thought  

If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?
Dorothy Parker
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By theme: Love   Wit  

There are three true friends: an old wife, an old dog and cash.
Benjamin Franklin
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By theme: Friendship  

While it is true that an inherently free and scrupulous person may be destroyed, such an individual can never be enslaved or used as a blind tool.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Liberty   Men  

The difference between news and gossip lies in whether you raise your voice or lower it.
Franklin Pierce Jones
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By theme: Wit  

A man can`t be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Oscar Wilde
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By theme: Men   Wit  

Speak low if you speak love.
William Shakespeare
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By theme: Love