Various

"Anything done for another is done for oneself."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Advertising is legalized lying."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Journalism is unreadable, and literature is not read."


Rating: 7.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Beliefs are what divide people. Doubt unites them."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one can resist an idea whose time has come."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The whole is greater than the sum of the parts."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Twice, adv. Once too often."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Our ideals, like pictures, are made from lights and shadows."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about my unconscious."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind will blow out a candle, and fan a fire."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Never cut what you can untie."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The essential things in life are seen not with the eyes, but with the heart."

Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de
Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de "Le Petit Prince"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Nothing is more certain than the certainty of being uncertain."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The bureaucracy is expanding to meet the needs of an expanding bureaucracy."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Those who apply themselves too much to little things often become incapable of great ones."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What a lot of things there are a man can do without."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The Holy Land needs bridges, not walls."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The disastrous feature of our civilization is that it is far more developed materially than spiritually. Its balance is disturbed."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Dead fish go with the flow... but I'm not dead yet."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own soul."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fame is something which must be won; honor is something which must not be lost."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; an adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If people should ever start to do only what is necessary millions would die of hunger."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A dead thing can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "The Everlasting Man"

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Space is to place as eternity is to time."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Human feeling is like the mighty rivers that bless the earth: it does not wait for beauty - it flows with resistless force and brings beauty with it."

George Eliot
George Eliot "Adam Bede"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)