Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



Ask me not what I have, but what I am.
By theme : Person  

A woman`s hatred, in fact, is love with another direction.
By theme : Hatred   Love   Women  

The music of wedding procession always reminds me of a military march before the final battle.
By theme : Humor   Marriage   Wit  

The surprising thing about young fools is how many survive to become old fools.
By theme : Old   Stupidity   Wit   Youth  

Pretty women without religion are like flowers without perfume.
By theme : Religion   Women  

Thought is invisible nature.
By theme : Nature   Thought  

It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to get a man.
By theme : Marriage   Women  

I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.
By theme : Men   Wit  

True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
By theme : Art   Creativity  

When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
By theme : Politics   Society  

Atheism is the last word of theism.
By theme : Religion   Wit  

The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
By theme : Evil   Humor   Money  

In earlier religions the spirit of the time was expressed through the individual and confirmed by miracles. In modern religions the spirit is expressed through the many and confirmed by reason.
By theme : Religion  

Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
By theme : Person   Wisdom  

The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
By theme : Politics   Society  

One should forgive one`s enemies, but not before they are hanged.
By theme : Behavior   Wit  

Woman is at once apple and serpent.
By theme : Humor   Women  

Whenever books are burned, men also in the end are burned.
By theme : Politics   Society  

The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
By theme : Religion   Wit  

If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found the time to conquer the world.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

 
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