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Love doesn`t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin Pierce Jones
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By theme: Love  

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Science  

A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
John Davison Rockefeller
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By theme: Business   Friendship  

The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
Bertrand Russell
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By theme: Reason   Stupidity   Thought   Wisdom  

The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
Carl Gustav Jung
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By theme: Life   Psychology   Wisdom  

I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than anything else in the world.
Oscar Wilde
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By theme: Wit  

Jealousy feeds upon suspicion, and it turns into fury or it ends as soon as we pass from suspicion to certainty.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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By theme: Feelings  

All my best thoughts were stolen by the ancients.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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By theme: Humor   Thought  

It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either.
Mark Twain
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By theme: Democracy   Humor   State   Wit  

It is easier to love humanity as a whole than to love one`s neighbor.
Eric Hoffer
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By theme: Love   Wit  

A friend to all is a friend to none.
Aristotle
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By theme: Behavior   Friendship  

A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
Henry Louis Mencken
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By theme: Humor   Religion   Wit  

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Science  

You lose your manners when you are poor.
Lillian Hellman
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By theme: Behavior  

Get married, but never to a man who is at home all day.
George Bernard Shaw
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By theme: Marriage   Wit  

Your theory is crazy, but it`s not crazy enough to be true.
Niels Bohr
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By theme: Science   Thought  

Perhaps it is better to be irresponsible and right, than to be responsible and wrong.
Winston Churchill
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By theme: Behavior   Wisdom  

Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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By theme: Beauty   Love   Relations  

Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his work.
Anatole France
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By theme: Life   Wit  

To endure uncertainty is difficult, but so are most of the other virtues.
Bertrand Russell
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By theme: Philosophy   Psychology