"At my age, flowers scare me."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Don't worry that there won't be a tomorrow, it's already tomorrow in Australia."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors; and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Writing is the enemy of forgetfulness, of thoughtlessness. For the writer there is no oblivion. Only endless memory."

Anita Brookner
Anita Brookner "Look at Me"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Access to talented and creative people is to modern business what access to coal and iron ore was to steel-making."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We are always getting ready to live, but never living."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written. That is all."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Great Britain has lost an empire and has not yet found a role."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To express the emotions of life is to live. To express the life of emotions is to make art."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Advertising is legalized lying."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Republics come to an end by luxurious habits; monarchies by poverty."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Thoughts too deep to be expressed. And too strong to be suppressed."

George Wither
George Wither "Mistress of Philarete"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The Book of History is the Bible of Irony."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We have all forgot more than we remember."

Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller "Gnomologia"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"At 50, everyone has the face he deserves."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Anxiety is the beginning of conscience, which is the parent of the soul but is not compatible with innocence."

Angela Carter
Angela Carter "Nights at the Circus"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"None but a poet can write a tragedy. For tragedy is nothing less than pain transmuted into exaltation by the alchemy of poetry."

Edith Hamilton
Edith Hamilton "The Greek Way"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I had some great things and I had some bad things. The best and the worst... In other words, I had a life."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Punishment is the last and least effective instrument in the hands of the legislator for the prevention of crime."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"What one doesn't understand one doesn't possess."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe "Art and Antiquity"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions."

Thomas Henry Huxley
Thomas Henry Huxley "Aphorisms and Reflections"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

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


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... It's about learning to dance in the rain."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A man who thinks he is smarter than his wife, has a very smart wife!"


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"If you pay attention to your dreams, they will begin to speak to you."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge's chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view. "


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The real test of a man is not how well he plays the role he has invented for himself, but how well he plays the role that destiny assigned to him."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"In childhood, death stirred me not; in middle age, it pursued me like a prowling bandit on the road; now, grown an old man, it boldly leads the way, and ushers me on."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"If the pain wanders, do not waste your time with doctors."

Mignon McLaughin
Mignon McLaughin "The Neurotic's Notebook"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The memory of bad quality lasts longer than the shock of high prices."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"May God have mercy upon my enemies; they will need it."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"How is the world ruled and how do wars start? Diplomats tell lies to journalists and then believe what they read."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Patience is the companion of wisdom."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration."

Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens "Martin Chuzzlewit"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)