Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



Books have their destinies.
By theme : Destiny  

Books have their destinies.
By theme : Cynicism   Destiny  

With the fortunate everything is fortunate.
By theme : Success  

Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
By theme : Life  

Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
By theme : Education   Knowledge  

In flying from one vice we are sometimes led into another.
By theme : Vice  

He who has begun has half done.
By theme : Behavior   Business   Wisdom  

As a rule, adversity reveals genius, and prosperity conceals it.
By theme : Person   Unhappiness  

Lavish promises lessen credit.
By theme : Behavior   Relations  

He who has had experience is afraid.
By theme : Thought   Wisdom  

He will always be a slave who does not know how to live upon a little.
By theme : Behavior   Knowledge   Reason  

Nothing is beautiful from every point of view.
By theme : Art   Beauty  

No one is born without vices, and he is the best man who is encumbered with the least.
By theme : Vice  

Anger is momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
By theme : Behavior   Feelings  

Make money, money, honestly if you can; if not, by any means at all, make money.
By theme : Business   Money   Wealth  

 
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