"The grand style arises when beauty wins a victory over the monstrous."


Rating: 1.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The average Ph.D. thesis is nothing but a transference of bones from one graveyard to another."


Rating: 1.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army."


Rating: 1.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Age appears to be best in four things - old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read."


Rating: 1.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"It is kind of happiness to know to what extent we may be unhappy."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"True patriots don't wave flags."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The lesson of history is rarely learned by the actors themselves."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Investigators are always divided into those who are looking for rules and those who are looking for exceptions."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We drink one another's healths, and spoil our own."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To love a thing is to want it to live."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Some people make headlines while others make history."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anything in life worth having is worth working for!"


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Sex. In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact."

Marlene Dietrich
Marlene Dietrich "Marlene Dietrich's ABC"

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The past can hurt. You can either run from it or learn from it."


Rating: 2.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Sisters is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."


Rating: 2.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A nation creates music - the composer only arranges it."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Beauty doesn't need ornaments. Softness can't bear the weight of ornaments."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"War is merely the continuation of policy by other means."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A bureaucracy always tends to become a pedantocracy."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not any man's greed."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty - a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "Philosophical Essays"

Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Most open minds should be closed for repair."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I never resist temptation because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "The Apple Cart"

Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Every day we are changing, every day we are dying, and yet we fancy ourselves eternal."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher."


Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Hope has two beautiful daughters. Their names are anger and courage; anger at the way things are, and courage to see that they do not remain the way they are."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 9)

"Poets are the sense, philosophers the intelligence of humanity."


Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Brain: an apparatus with which we think we think."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?"

Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht "The Threepenny Opera"

Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"He entered the territory of lies without a passport for return."


Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"In their first passion, women love their lovers; in all the others, they love love."


Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"As a rule we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no use."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Bullets cannot be recalled. They cannot be uninvented. But they can be taken out of the gun."

Martin Amis
Martin Amis "Einstein's Monsters"

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Living is not breathing but doing."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will be read once."

Cyril Connolly
Cyril Connolly "Enemies of Promise"

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A person is only as big as the things that make them angry."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is complete and utter surrender."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The things we remember best are those better forgotten."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The best number for a dinner party is two - myself and a dam' good head waiter."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I'll tell you a great secret, my friend. Don't wait for the last judgement. It happens every day."

Albert Camus
Albert Camus "The Fall"

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Sudden love takes the longest time to be cured."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)