"Food first, then morality."

Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht "The Threepenny Opera"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Proper words in proper places, make the true definition of a style."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Ladies are like creeds; if you cannot speak well of them, say nothing."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation appled to life."

Amiel-Henri-Frederic
Amiel-Henri-Frederic "Journal Intime"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"General and abstract ideas are the source of the greatest errors of mankind."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Every time history repeats itself the price goes up."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Woman! The peg on which the wit hangs his jest, the preacher his text, the cynic his grouch, and the sinner his justification!"

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You have not converted a man because you have silenced him."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To teach is to learn twice."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Poetry must be new as foam, and as old as the rock."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Those who trust us educate us."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No matter how much you feed the wolf, he keeps looking at the forest."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A work of art has no importance whatever to society. It is only important to the individual, and only the individual reader is important to me."

Vladimir Nabokov
Vladimir Nabokov "Strong Opinions"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Religion differs from magic in that it is not concerned with control or manipulation of the powers confronted. Rather it means submission to, trust in, and adoration of, what is apprehended as the divine nature of ultimate reality."

Joachim Wach
Joachim Wach "The Comparative Study of Religions"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"My country, right or wrong - is a thing that no patriot would think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying "My mother, drunk or sober"."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When one is too old for love, one finds great comfort in good dinners."

Zora Neale Hurston
Zora Neale Hurston "Moses Man of the Mountain"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To be great is to be misunderstood."

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson "Essays, First Series"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Mothers have as powerful an influence over the welfare of future generations, as all other causes combined."

John Abbott
John Abbott "The Mother at Home"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To create a little flower is the labor of ages."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Music is essentially useless, as life is."

George Santayana
George Santayana "Life of Reason"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If homosexuality were the normal way, God would have made Adam and Bruce."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A true friend walks in when the world walks out."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A hero is a man who does what he can."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Fame is only good for one thing - they will cash your check in a small town."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents."

Khalil Gibran
Khalil Gibran "Between Reality and Fantasy"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Your vanity and my vanity will never be friends."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Religion is not a popular error; it is a great instinctive truth, sensed by the people, expressed by the people."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A project is complete when it starts working for you, rather than you working for it."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One of the most difficult tasks in the world is to convince a woman that even a bargain costs money."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One is in love when one realizes that the other person is unique."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A fool is like all other men as long as he remains silent."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There are as many characters in men
As there are shapes in nature."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)