"Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Liberty is the right of doing whatever the laws permit."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"He who is not very strong in memory should not meddle with lying."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Innocence is always unsuspicious."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anything done for another is done for oneself."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Never worry about theory as long as the machinery does what it's supposed to do."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The world is not black and white. More like black and grey."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all the virtues are of no avail."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth."

Sartre-Jean-Paul
Sartre-Jean-Paul "The Words"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"DNA was the first three-dimensional Xerox machine."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Every adult needs a child to teach; it's the way adults learn."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In doing nothing men learn to do evil."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To "catch" a husband is an art; to "hold" him is a job."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you talk to gangsters long enough, you'll find out that they're just as bad as respectable people."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Living on earth may be expensive, but it includes an annual free trip around the sun."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It was not power that corrupted people, but fools who corrupted power."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Some people think that doctors and nurses can put scrambled eggs back into the shell."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Peace is that state in which fear of any kind is unknown."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Gray hair is God's graffiti."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You eat everyday, you sleep everyday, your body was made to exercise everyday."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I don't speak of revenge or forgiveness; forgetting is the only revenge and the only forgiveness."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Absence of proof is not proof of absence."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All I ask is the chance to prove that money can't make me happy."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A piece of writing is the product of a series of explosions in the mind."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nowadays love is a matter of chance, matrimony a matter of money and divorce a matter of course."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Rest in peace. The mistake shall not be repeated."

 Inscription on the cenotaph at Hiroshima
Inscription on the cenotaph at Hiroshima

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten."

Cesare Pavese
Cesare Pavese "The Burning Brand: Diaries 1935-1950"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All political parties die at last of swallowing their own lies."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Justice begins with the recognition of the necessity of sharing."

Elias Canetti
Elias Canetti "Crowds and Power"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Jealousy is a grievous passion that jealously seeks what causes grief."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Most modern calendars mar the sweet simplicity of our lives by reminding us that each day that passes is the anniversary of some perfectly uninteresting event."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Beauty is only the promise of happiness."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you attack the establishment long enough and hard enough, they will make you a member of it."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Unrestricted individualism is the law of the beast of the jungle."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"True works of art contain their own theory and give us the measurement according to which we should judge them."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe letter to Johann Friedrich Cotta
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe letter to Johann Friedrich Cotta

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Government is actually the worst failure of civilized man. There has never been a really good one, and even those that are most tolerable are arbitrary, cruel, grasping and unintelligent."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "Minority Report: H.L. Mencken`s Notebooks"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Morality is the theory that every human act must be either right or wrong, and that 99% of them are wrong."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men give love to get sex, Women give sex to get love."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Life is a balancing of differences."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Many a wife thinks her husband is the world's greatest lover. But she can never catch him at it."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)