"I have no conscience, Adolf Hitler is my conscience. "


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "Death in the Afternoon"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great."

Jose Ortega y Gasset
Jose Ortega y Gasset "Meditations on Quixote"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men do no great things, only small things with great love."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A home is not a mere transient shelter: its essence lies in the personalities of the people who live in it."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whatever creativity is, it is in part a solution to a problem."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The years as they pass plunder us of one thing after another."

Horace
Horace "Epistles"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another."

Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift "Thoughts On Various Subjects"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Mankind which began in a cave and behind a windbreak will end in the disease-soaked ruins of a slum."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The natural man has only two primal passions, to get and to beget."

Sir William Osler
Sir William Osler "Science and Immortality"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The reason there are so few female politicians is that it is too much trouble to put makeup on two faces."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Truth sits upon the lips of dying men."

Matthew Arnold
Matthew Arnold "Sohrab and Rustum"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love all God's creation, the whole and every grain of sand of it. Love every leaf, every ray of God's light. Love the animals, love the plants, love everything. If you love everything, you will perceive the divine mystery in things. Once you perceive it, you will begin to comprehend it better every day. And you will come at last to love the whole world with an all-embracing love."

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky "The Brothers Karamazov"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A thing is only completely our own when it is a thing of joy to us."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I don't pretend to understand the Universe - it's a great deal bigger than I am."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Good wine is a necessity of life for me."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Progress is made by lazy men looking for easier ways to do things."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sometimes the Lord calms the storm. Sometimes He lets the storm rage and calms His child."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Family life is not a computer program that runs on its own; it needs continual input from everyone."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"He who wants to do good knocks at the gate; he who loves finds the gate open."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is most the case."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All fiction may be autobiography, but all autobiography is of course fiction."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Reality is that part of the imagination we all agree on."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you want to know what the Lord God thinks of money, just look at those to whom he gives it."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I don't care how much a man talks, if he only says it in a few words."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You live and learn. Or you don't live long."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"My dad once told me that women know things that men don't. That sometimes they have a certain look in their eyes, but when you see it, you should never ask them what they're thinking. If you do, they might tell you something you don't want to hear."

Joseph Delaney
Joseph Delaney "The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch"

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Poor people have problems; rich people have challenges."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To err is human, but to really foul things up requires a computer."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is beneath human dignity to lose one's individuality and become a mere cog in the machine."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A Letter always seemed to me like Immortality, for is it not the Mind alone, without corporeal friend?"

Emily Dickinson from her letter to James D. Clark
Emily Dickinson from her letter to James D. Clark

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what happened."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Wisdom remembers. Happiness forgets."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that, reverse it."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Computers are like a bicycle for our minds."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Creation of something out of nothing is the most primitive of human passions and the most optimistic."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who swims in sin shall sink in sorrow."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)