Aphorisms of the day

Common natures pay with what they do, noble ones with what they are.

Friedrich von Schiller

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Society
He who would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.

Thomas Paine

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Liberty Politics Wisdom
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn`t the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.

Otto von Bismarck

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Politics
A woman finds those men clever who share her opinion and not the opinion of her husband.

Jean Rostand

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Wit Women
There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.

Erich Seligmann Fromm

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Love Psychology
If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one.

John Galsworthy

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Behavior Future
A stupid man`s report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.

Bertrand Russell

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Psychology Stupidity
The lower one speaks the closer a woman listens.

Marcel Achard

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Women
Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.

Wilson Mizner

Aphorisms of the author
By theme: Humor Wit



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