"The government is best which makes itself unnecessary."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer."

Mario Puzo
Mario Puzo "The Godfather"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a cheese."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Style is the man himself."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The only thing in life achieved without effort is failure."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Forgiveness is the remission of sins. For it is by this that what has been lost, and was found, is saved from being lost again."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Where there is a will, there is a way."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Humankind is at the crossroads. One path leads to utter despair and hopelessness. The other path to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The art of acting morally is behaving as if everything we do matters."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Poetry is one of the destinies of speech... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"In the drowsy dark cave of the mind, dreams build their nest with fragments dropped from day's caravan."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is the ultimate meaning of everything around us. It is not a mere sentiment; it is truth; it is the joy that is at the root of all creation."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Art is either plagiarism or revolution."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"It is better to have less thunder in the mouth and more lightning in the hand."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which is distorted."

Percy Bysshe Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley "A Defence of Poetry"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Law: an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community."

St. Thomas Aquinas
St. Thomas Aquinas "Summa Theologiae"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Civilization means food and literature all round. Beefsteaks and fiction magazines for all. First-class proteins for the body, fourth-class love-stories for the spirit."

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Eyeless in Gaza"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Faith is a wonderful thing, but doubt gets you an education."

Wilson Mizner
Wilson Mizner "Epigrams"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Good sense travels on the well-worn paths; genius, never. And that is why the crowd, not altogether without reason, is so ready to treat great men as lunatics."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Little children disturb your sleep, big ones your life."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Lack of ideas is a most general plagiarism."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Parentage is a very important profession; but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of children."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Wit is educated insolence."

Aristotle
Aristotle "The Art of Rhetoric"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"It's no longer a question of staying healthy. It's a question of finding a sickness you like."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise."

William Somerset Maugham
William Somerset Maugham "Of Human Bondage"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Don't tell a man how to do a thing. Tell him what you want done, and he'll surprise you with his ingenuity."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Not only is the universe stranger than we imagine, it is stranger than we can imagine."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of wood."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Reality is for people who lack imagination."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"There is no way to face the great advantages of another person than through love."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The wages of sin are death, but by the time taxes are taken out, it's just sort of a tired feeling."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are developed."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"This mortal air is one wide pestilence, that kills us all at last."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Don't let time take control of your destiny. Let your destiny take control of your time."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To err is human, to blame it on someone else is more human."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I think we may class the lawyer in the natural history of monsters."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When all else fails, men turn to reason."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Cats are meant to be loved, not to be understood."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)