"All sorrows can be borne if you put them into a story or tell a story about them."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let justice be done, though the world perish."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If God lived on earth, people would break his windows."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you don't have a dream how you gonna have a dream come true?"

Oscar Hammerstein from song
Oscar Hammerstein from song "Happy Talk"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Follow the fellow who follows a dream."

E.Y. Harburg
E.Y. Harburg "Finian's Rainbow"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The arts are the salt of the earth; as salt relates to food, the arts relate to technology."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe "Wilhelm Meister's Travels"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is the wretchedness of being rich that you have to live with rich people."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count as gain."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Study men, not historians."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I'm optimistic about the future, but not about the future of this civilization. I'm optimistic about the civilization which will replace this one."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Meteorology has ever been an apple of contention, as if the violent commotions of the atmosphere induced a sympathetic effect on the minds of those who have attempted to study them."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In every woman's life there is one real and consuming love. But very few women guess which one it is."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am never in such good company as when I am alone; I am never so busy as when I have nothing to do."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Information can tell us everything. It has all the answers. But they are answers to questions we have not asked, and which doubtless don't even arise."

Jean Baudrillard
Jean Baudrillard "Cool Memories"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is enough in the world for everyone's need, but not enough for everyone's greed."

Frank Buchman
Frank Buchman "Remaking the World"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In Spain, the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Few things are as painful as the truth realized too late."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I'm not a vegetarian because I love animals. I'm a vegetarian because I hate plants."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Honor is like an island, rugged and without shores; once we have left it, we can never return."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Man is not the creature of circumstance. Circumstances are the creatures of men."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is no sanctuary of virtue like home."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you can actually count your money you are not really a rich man."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There are many humorous things in the world; among them, the white man's notion that he is less savage than the other savages."

Mark Twain
Mark Twain "Following the Equator"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Remorse is a violent dyspepsia of the mind."

Ogden Nash
Ogden Nash "I'm a Stranger Here Myself"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Never try to make anyone like yourself. You know, and God knows, that one of you is enough."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A paranoid-schizophrenic is a guy who just found out what's going on."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Winning isn't everything, but it beats anything in second place."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is good company along the way."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"France may claim the happiest marriages in the world, but the happiest divorces in the world are "made in America.""

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The hardest task of a girl's life, nowadays, is to prove to a man that his intentions are serious."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Everything ends this way in France. Weddings, christenings, duels, burials, swindlings, affairs of state - everything is a pretext for a good dinner."

Jean Anouilh
Jean Anouilh "Cécile"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"France was long a despotism tempered by epigrams."

Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle "History of the French Revolution"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The subconscious is ceaselessly murmuring, and it is by listening to these murmurs that one hears the truth."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you want to know who your friends are, get yourself a jail sentence."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We keep seeking our angel, demons come unsought."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Fortune sides with he who dares."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"America is a mistake, a giant mistake."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All the powers of imagination combine in hypochondria."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)