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Men have more problems than women. In the first place, they have to put up with women.
Francoise Sagan
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By theme: Men   Wit   Women  

Know the true value of time; snatch, seize and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Philip Chesterfield
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By theme: Behavior   Time  

Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
Stendhal
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By theme: Friendship   Love  

We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
Albert Camus
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By theme: Behavior   Love   Psychology  

Life is a tragedy for those who feel and a comedy for those who think.
Jean de La Bruyere
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By theme: Feelings   Life   Thought  

It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Voltaire
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By theme: Behavior   Politics   Society   State   Wit  

Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Michel de Montaigne
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By theme: Behavior   Psychology  

Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.
Anton Chekhov
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By theme: Hatred   Society  

If a man begins with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
Francis Bacon
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By theme: Behavior   Psychology   Wisdom  

Love is the answer. But while you`re waiting for the answer, sex brings up some pretty good questions.
Woody Allen
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By theme: Love  

It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
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By theme: Love  

When a girl marries she exchanges the attentions of many men for the inattention of one.
Helen Rowland
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By theme: Marriage   Women  

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Abraham Lincoln
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By theme: Behavior   Wisdom  

Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Knowledge   Science  

While there`s life, there`s hope.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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By theme: Life  

When a man wants to murder a tiger, it`s called sport; when the tiger wants to murder him, it`s called ferocity.
George Bernard Shaw
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By theme: Psychology   Wisdom  

No one gossips about other people`s secret virtues.
Bertrand Russell
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By theme: Behavior   Society   Wit  

Isn`t it odd, that people like to fight for their religion but unwillingly live after its prescriptions.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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By theme: Behavior   Religion  

Women are most fascinating between the ages of 35 and 40 after they have won a few races and know how to pace themselves. Since few women ever pass 40, maximum fascination can continue indefinitely.
Christian Dior
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By theme: Women  

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one`s living at it.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Science