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Money may not buy happiness, but I`d rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus.
Francoise Sagan
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By theme: Humor   Money   Wit  

Nothing great has great beginnings.
Joseph de Maistre
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By theme: Life  

People often grudge others when they cannot enjoy themselves.
Aesop
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By theme: Behavior   Feelings  

History is merely a list of surprises. It can only prepare us to be surprised yet again.
Kurt Vonnegut
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By theme: History  

Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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By theme: Liberty   Politics  

There are three kinds of people: those who see; those who see when they are shown; and those who cannot see at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
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By theme: Psychology  

The mind has great influence over the body, and maladies often have their origin there.
Moliere
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By theme: Health   Reason  

When everything is coming your way, you`re in the wrong lane.
Steven Wright
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By theme: Humor   Wit  

Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Horace
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By theme: Life  

The most certain test by which we judge whether a country is really free is the amount of security enjoyed by minorities.
John Acton
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By theme: Democracy   Liberty   State  

Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
Dwight David Eisenhower
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By theme: Politics   Psychology   Wisdom  

A thief believes everybody steals.
Edgar Watson Howe
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By theme: Wit  

Silence is a source of great strength.
Lao Tzu
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By theme: Philosophy   Psychology   Wisdom  

Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren`t.
Margaret Thatcher
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By theme: Politics   Wisdom  

I quickly laugh at everything for fear of having to cry.
Pierre Auguste Caron de Beaumarchais
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By theme: Behavior   Society  

We need to love to be healthy, and we might get sick when we have no opportunity to love.
Sigmund Freud
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By theme: Health   Love  

War is much too serious a thing to be left to military men.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
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By theme: Wit   War  

It is always better to be slightly undressed.
Coco Chanel
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By theme: Fashion  

Most people when they come to you for advice, come to have their own opinions strengthened, not corrected.
Henry Wheeler Shaw
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By theme: Behavior   Wisdom   Wit  

Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free.
Joseph de Maistre
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By theme: Liberty   Men   Thought