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Noble hearts are neither jealous nor afraid because jealousy spells doubt and fear spells pettiness.
Honore de Balzac
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By theme: Love   Relations  

My advice to you is to get married. If you find a good wife, you`ll be happy; if not, you`ll become a philosopher.
Socrates
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By theme: Marriage  

One doesn`t recognize the really important moments in one`s life until it`s too late.
Agatha Christie
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By theme: Life  

Uncommon expressions are a disfigurement rather than an embellishment of discourse.
David Hume
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By theme: Relations   Society  

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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By theme: Psychology   Wisdom  

If God had wanted me otherwise, he would have created me otherwise.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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By theme: Person   Religion  

It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves - in finding themselves.
Andre Gide
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By theme: Behavior   Psychology  

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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By theme: Behavior   Psychology   Relations  

Woman is at once apple and serpent.
Heinrich Heine
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By theme: Humor   Women  

In love, somehow, a man`s heart is always either exceeding the speed limit, or getting parked in the wrong place.
Helen Rowland
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By theme: Humor   Love   Wit  

Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Voltaire
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By theme: Behavior   Knowledge  

All women become like their mothers; that is their tragedy. No man does; that is his.
Oscar Wilde
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By theme: Men   Women  

There`s no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn`t tell you about it?
Kin Hubbard
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By theme: Humor   Wit  

There is the good and the bad, the great and the low, the just and the unjust. I swear to you that all that will never change.
Albert Camus
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By theme: Life  

I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.
Thomas Jefferson
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By theme: Liberty  

A married couple are well suited when both partners usually feel the need for a quarrel at the same time.
Jean Rostand
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By theme: Marriage   Relations  

The hope of becoming rich is one of the most widespread causes of poverty.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus
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By theme: Society   Wealth  

An employee within an organization will advance to his or her level of incompetence and remain there.
Laurence Johnston Peter
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By theme: Business   Work  

The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it.
Germaine de Stael
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By theme: Conscience  

To doubt everything or to believe everything are two equally convenient solutions; both dispense with the necessity of reflection.
Jules Henri Poincare
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By theme: Philosophy   Psychology   Science