Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.
Erich Seligmann Fromm
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An honest man nearly always thinks justly.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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It is never so difficult to speak as when we are ashamed of our silence.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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There are things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky
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By theme : Men     Psychology  

When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.
George Santayana
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Were it not for imagination, a man would be as happy in the arms of a chambermaid as a duchess.
Samuel Johnson
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Good taste comes more from the judgment than from the mind.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
Friedrich Nietzsche
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Rest is a good thing, but boredom is its brother.
Voltaire
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Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Grace imitates modesty, as politeness imitates kindness.
Joseph Joubert
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Mistrust first impulses; they are nearly always noble.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
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Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
Carl Gustav Jung
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We easily forget crimes that are known only to ourselves.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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There are three kinds of people: those who see; those who see when they are shown; and those who cannot see at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
Dwight David Eisenhower
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Silence is a source of great strength.
Lao Tzu
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A woman`s heart remains unknown.
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky
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A man is sometimes more generous when he has no money than when he has a lot.
Sigmund Freud
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By theme : Money     Psychology