"Love, n. A temporary insanity curable by marriage or by removal of the patient from the influences under which he incurred the disorder."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that you've got it made."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A wise man may look ridiculous in the company of fools."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Courage is not the absence of fear. Courage is the presence of fear with the capacity to manage and overcome it."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?"


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When men make gods, there is no God!"

Eugene O`Neill
Eugene O`Neill "Lazarus Laughed"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Believe nothing of what you hear and only half of what you see."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is a well-known statistical paradox that the average age of women over forty is under forty."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats about twice as much as nature requires."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you're not part of the solution, you're part of the precipitate."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The desire of the man is for the woman, but the desire of the woman is for the desire of the man."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Happiness is not a goal, it is a by-product."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything."

Anita Brookner
Anita Brookner "Hotel du Lac"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their patriotism through their actions, by their choice... No law will make a citizen a patriot."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A BAD day's fishing still beats a GOOD day at work!"


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"People who are lonely are those who do not know what to do with the time when they are alone."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What is really beautiful must always be true."

Stendhal
Stendhal "Armance"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is better to vote for what you want and not get it than to vote for what you don't want and get it."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The mark of a well educated person is not necessarily in knowing all the answers, but in knowing where to find them."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I cannot consent to place in the control of others one who cannot control himself."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Without music, life is a journey through a desert."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If there is a 50-50 chance that something can go wrong, then 9 times out of 10 it will."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The difference between vision and hallucination is action."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Good taste and humour are a contradiction in terms, like a chaste whore."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Rain is the best policeman."

 police motto
police motto

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Great causes and little men go ill together."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We all need money, but there are degrees of desperation."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love, and do what thou wilt: whether thou hold thy peace, through love hold thy peace; whether thou cry out, through love cry out; whether thou correct, through love correct; whether thou spare, through love do thou spare: let the root of love be within, of this root can nothing spring but what is good."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I think age is a very high price to pay for maturity."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We will never recognize the true value of our own lives until we affirm the value in the life of others."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There are more old drunkards than old doctors."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Please don't lie to me, unless you're absolutely sure I'll never find out the truth."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts--the book of their deeds, the book of their words, and the book of their art."

John Ruskin
John Ruskin "St. Mark's Rest"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is no explanation for evil. It must be looked upon as a necessary part of the order of the universe. To ignore it is childish, to bewail it senseless."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)