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They say that in the end truth will triumph, but it`s a lie.
Anton Chekhov
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By theme: Life   Thought   Truth   Wisdom  

When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.
Sacha Guitry
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By theme: Humor   Husband   Marriage   Wife  

He of whom many are afraid ought to fear many.
Francis Bacon
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By theme: Behavior   Person   Relations  

If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name at a Swiss bank.
Woody Allen
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By theme: Humor  

If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you create a character. If you create a character, you create a destiny.
William Makepeace Thackeray
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By theme: Behavior   Life   Person  

Flirting is the gentle art of making a man feel pleased with himself.
Helen Rowland
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By theme: Behavior   Men   Relations   Women  

The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Friedrich Nietzsche
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By theme: Behavior   Person   Society  

As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.
Benjamin Disraeli
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By theme: Career   Life  

Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Franklin Pierce Jones
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By theme: Humor  

I`ve been rich and I`ve been poor. Believe me, rich is better.
Mae West
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By theme: Humor  

The punishment of those who have loved women too much is to love them always.
Joseph Joubert
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By theme: Behavior   Love  

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man`s character, give him power.
Abraham Lincoln
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By theme: Behavior   Character  

Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come.
Victor Hugo
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By theme: Politics   Society  

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Albert Einstein
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By theme: Psychology   Science  

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.
Isaac Asimov
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By theme: Morality  

To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Theodore Roosevelt
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By theme: Education   Society  

Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
Hector Berlioz
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By theme: Time   Wisdom  

We do not despise all those who have vices, but we do despise those that have no virtue.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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By theme: Relations   Vice  

Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.
Otto von Bismarck
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By theme: Politics  

The best way to keep one`s word is not to give it.
Napoleon I
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By theme: Behavior   Reason