"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something that he can understand. "

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "A History of Western Philosophy"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk."

Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens "Nicholas Nickleby"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory."

Milan Kundera
Milan Kundera "The Unbearable Lightness of Being"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If women ruled the world and we all got massages, there would be no war."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Without a knowledge of languages you feel as if you don't have a passport."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Manners are noises you don't make while eating soup."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle; Old Age a regret."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"War is too serious a matter to entrust to military men."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I'm trying very hard to understand this generation. They have adjusted the timetable for childbearing so that menopause and teaching a sixteen-year-old how to drive a car will occur in the same week."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"In Mozart and Salieri we see the contrast between the genius which does what it must and the talent which does what it can."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No battle plan survives contact with the enemy."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Do not envy a sinner; you don't know what disaster awaits him."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A retired husband is a wife's full time job."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"I get little enjoyment out of women, more out of alcohol, most out of ideas."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The offender never pardons."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Good advice is an insult that should be forgiven."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The hat is the pride of man; for he who cannot keep his hat on before kings and emperors is no free man."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Those who make their dress a principal part of themselves, will, in general, become of no more value than their dress."

William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt "The Most Brilliant Thoughts of All Time"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The silence of a wise man is always meaningful."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take courage: it can be delightful."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "Back to Methuselah"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Life is eternal, and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A library is thought in cold storage."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Saintliness is also a temptation."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Worry is interest paid in advance for a debt you may never owe."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"[...] parables are unnecessary for recognizing the blatant absurdity of everyday life. Reality is lesson enough."

Jane O`Reilly
Jane O`Reilly "The Girl I Left Behind"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Never cut what you can untie."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If we find a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Hell is other people."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"With every word unspoken each moment comes undone."

Tarkan
Tarkan "Come Closer"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A pessimist is one who burns bridges before the enemy gets to them."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Never be afraid to laugh at yourself, after all, you could be missing out on the joke of the century."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Suicide is the permanent solution to a temporary problem."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Compassion is the basis of all morality."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Remember that as a teenager you are in the last stage of your life when you will be happy to hear the phone is for you."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)