Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    

Among all paths leading to a woman`s heart, pity is the shortest one.
By theme : Love   Women  

Ready money is Aladdin`s lamp.
By theme : Money  

It is very certain that the desire of life prolongs it.
By theme : Life  

Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of self in all their speculations.
By theme : Love   Relations  

Like the measles, love is most dangerous when it comes late in life.
By theme : Love  

All tragedies are finished by a death; all comedies are ended by a marriage.
By theme : Art   Wit  

I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.
By theme : Love   Marriage   Wit  

All who would win joy must share it; happiness was born a twin.
By theme : Happiness  

There is no sterner moralist than pleasure.
By theme : Morality  

Though women are angels, yet wedlock`s the devil.
By theme : Marriage   Women  

A thousand years scarce serve to form a state. An hour may lay it in the dust.
By theme : State  

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