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Fear has no brains; it is an idiot.
Ambrose Bierce
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By theme: Humor   Reason   Wit  

Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil.
Thomas Mann
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By theme: Evil   Morality   Philosophy  

There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do.
Jerome K. Jerome
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By theme: Humor   Wit  

It`s only those who do nothing that make no mistakes.
Joseph Conrad
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By theme: Behavior   Wisdom  

I don`t know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
Georges Clemenceau
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By theme: War   Wit  

Nature will tell you a direct lie if she can.
Charles Darwin
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By theme: Nature  

Men often marry in hasty recklessness and repent afterward all their lives.
Moliere
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By theme: Marriage  

I have not failed. I`ve just found 10.000 ways that won`t work.
Thomas A. Edison
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By theme: Humor   Science   Wit  

Don`t waste your love on somebody, who doesn`t value it.
William Shakespeare
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By theme: Love   Relations  

When you find that people are not telling you the truth - look out!
Agatha Christie
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By theme: Behavior   Lie   Relations  

If you wish to be loved - love.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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By theme: Love  

He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
Elbert Hubbard
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By theme: Psychology   Relations  

On one issue at least, men and women agree: they both distrust women.
Henry Louis Mencken
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By theme: Humor   Men   Wit   Women  

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
Aristotle
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By theme: Education   Morality  

The hottest love has the coldest end.
Socrates
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By theme: Love  

To err is human also in so far as animals seldom or never err, or at least only the cleverest of them do so.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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By theme: Thought   Wisdom  

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
Mark Twain
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By theme: Humor   Success   Wit  

No social stability without individual stability.
Aldous Huxley
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By theme: Politics   Society  

Use what language you will, you can never say anything to others but what you are.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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By theme: Psychology   Wisdom  

Love, like fire, cannot subsist without continual movement: so soon as it ceases to hope and fear, it ceases to exist.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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By theme: Love