Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



The mind has great influence over the body, and maladies often have their origin there.
By theme : Health   Reason  

Beauty can afford everything, everything can be forgiven to a beautiful woman.
By theme : Beauty   Women  

It infuriates me to be wrong when I know I`m right.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

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

I prefer an interesting vice to a virtue that bores.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

Love is often the fruit of marriage.
By theme : Love   Marriage  

The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
By theme : Behavior   Psychology  

A husband is a plaster that cures all the ills of girlhood.
By theme : Husband   Wit  

The scandal of the world is what makes the offence; it is not sinful to sin in silence.
By theme : Behavior   Society  

It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
By theme : Behavior   Psychology  

Writing is like prostitution. First you do it for love, and then for a few close friends, and then for money.
By theme : Wit   Art   Creativity  

Of all the noises known to man, opera is the most expensive.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

It is the public scandal that offends; to sin in secret is no sin at all.
By theme : Morality   Society  

All which is not prose is verse; and all which is not verse is prose.
By theme : Humor   Wit  

 
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