"If we really think that home is elsewhere and that this life is a "wandering to find home", why should we not look forward to the arrival?"


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A mere fact will never stop an Englishman."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It's a dangerous business going out your front door."

J.R.R. Tolkien
J.R.R. Tolkien "The Fellowship of the Ring"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "Lady Windermere's Fan"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Fashions fade, style is eternal."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is often said that men are ruled by their imaginations; but it would be truer to say they are governed by the weakness of their imaginations."

Walter Bagehot
Walter Bagehot "The English Constitution"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Superstition sets the whole world in flames; philosophy quenches them."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Silence alone is respectable and respected. I believe God to be silence."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Palestine is the cement that holds the Arab world together, or it is the explosive that blows it apart."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!"

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Aphorisms and Reflections"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The best plan is no plan at all, then everything goes according to the plan."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I will let no man drag me down so low as to make me hate him."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds."

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

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I'm a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will."

Antonio Gramsci
Antonio Gramsci "Gramsci: Letters from Prison"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In America, every female under fifty calls herself a "girl.""

H.E. Bates
H.E. Bates "Summertime"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women hope men will change after marriage but they don't; men hope women won't change but they do."

Bettina Arndt
Bettina Arndt "Private Lives"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Politicians and Diapers should be changed often, and for the same reason."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring — it was peace."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The shortest answer is doing."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning, but wisdom is like the sun."

Franz Grillparzer
Franz Grillparzer "Notebooks and Diaries"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Revolutions are the periods of history when individuals count most."

Norman Mailer
Norman Mailer "Barbary Shore"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Thought maps existence; fantasy colors it."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Idleness is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To depend on a stranger, blindness in both eyes."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Children suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"God made integers, all else is the work of man."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Facts are generally overesteemed. For most practical purposes, a thing is what men think it is. When they judged the earth flat, it was flat. As long as men thought slavery tolerable, tolerable it was. We live down here among shadows, shadows among shadows."

John Updike
John Updike "Buchanan Dying"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One man with courage makes a majority."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Being is a fiction invented by those who suffer from becoming."

Coleman Dowell
Coleman Dowell "October Was Here"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nobody bores any man as much as an unhappy female."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Time is a great legalizer, even in the field of morals."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Happy is the man who hath never known what it is to taste of fame - to have it is a purgatory, to want it is a Hell!"


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We can't command our love, but we can our actions."

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the solution is simple, God is answering."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference which is, at least, half infidelity."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We first make our habits, and then our habits make us."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Stop thinking, and end your problems."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The desert is a natural extension of the inner silence of the body."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It takes twenty years or more of peace to make a man; it takes only twenty seconds of war to destroy him."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The least of learning is done in the classrooms."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What's reality anyway? Nothing but a collective hunch."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)