Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



Complete success alienates a man from his fellows, but suffering makes kinsmen of us all.
By theme : Relations   Success  

To know when to be generous and when firm - that is wisdom.
By theme : Knowledge   Wisdom  

Rivalry is the life of trade and the death of the trader.
By theme : Humor   Wit   Business  

Life is just one damned thing after another.
By theme : Humor   Life   Wit  

If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.
By theme : Happiness   Health  

No one needs a vacation so much as the person who has just had one.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

Pray that success will not come any faster than you are able to endure it.
By theme : Humor   Success   Wit  

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

A great success is made up of an aggregation of little ones.
By theme : Humor   Success  

Many a man`s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
By theme : Character   Humor   Wit  

Perfume: any smell that is used to drown a worse one.
By theme : Humor  

It is the weak man who urges compromise - never the strong man.
By theme : Relations   Wit  

I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.
By theme : Wisdom   Wit  

Government is a kind of legalized pillage.
By theme : State   Wit  

Responsibility is the price of freedom.
By theme : Liberty  

Marriage: A legal or religious ceremony by which two persons of the opposite sex solemnly agree to harass and spy on each other for ninety-nine years, or until death do them join.
By theme : Humor   Marriage   Wit  

It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

He who has achieved success has worked well, laughed often and loved much.
By theme : Success  

Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
By theme : Love   Wisdom  

In order to have friends you must first be one.
By theme : Friendship  

 
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