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Love begins with love.
Jean de La Bruyere
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By theme: Love  

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Joseph Joubert
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By theme: Love   Relations  

No man can understand why a woman shouldn`t prefer a good reputation to a good time.
Marcel Achard
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By theme: Behavior   Men   Wit   Women  

Friends come and go, but enemies accumulate.
Henry David Thoreau
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By theme: Friendship   Humor  

It is by women that nature writes on the hearts of men.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
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By theme: Men   Relations   Women  

Hell is other people.
Jean Paul Sartre
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By theme: Person   Society  

No one ever became thoroughly bad all at once.
Decimus Junius Juvenal
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By theme: Behavior   Psychology  

What keeps us on this globe except force of gravity?
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
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By theme: Humor   Wit  

It is the rule of rules, and the general law of all laws, that every person should observe those of the place where he is.
Michel de Montaigne
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By theme: Behavior   Society  

Men`s thoughts are much according to their inclination.
Francis Bacon
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By theme: Character   Thought  

Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.
Buddha
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By theme: Psychology   Thought   Wisdom  

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
Napoleon I
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By theme: War   Wisdom  

Style is the dress of thoughts.
Philip Chesterfield
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By theme: Psychology   Thought  

Everyone rises to his level of incompetence.
Laurence Johnston Peter
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By theme: Society  

No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.
Aesop
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By theme: Philosophy   Relations   Thought  

Diplomacy is the ability to tell a man to go to hell so that he will look forward to making the trip.
Jean Cocteau
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By theme: Politics   Relations  

You can`t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Henry Louis Mencken
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By theme: Humor   Life  

There is only one thing in the world that is worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
Oscar Wilde
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By theme: Relations   Wit  

A man`s true secrets are more secret to himself than they are to others.
Paul Valery
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By theme: Psychology   Wisdom  

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.
Thomas Mann
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By theme: War