"The city is not a concrete jungle, it is a human zoo."

Desmond Morris
Desmond Morris "The Human Zoo"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I thought if war did not include killing, I'd like to see one every year."

Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou "Gather Together in My Name"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"You never find yourself until you face the truth."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"In the faces of men and women I see God."

Walt Whitman
Walt Whitman "Song Of Myself"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An optimist invented an airplane, a pessimist invented a parachute."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Man is a tool-using animal... Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all."

Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle "Sartor Resartus"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Maybe there is a beast.... maybe it's only us."

William Golding
William Golding "Lord of the Flies"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"It is not enough to know what is good: you must be able to do it."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "Back to Methuselah"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"There is no top. There are always further heights to reach."


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)

"I think being a woman is like being Irish.... Everyone says you're important and nice, but you take second place all the same."

Iris Murdoch
Iris Murdoch "The Red and the Green"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"It's not money that brings happiness, it's lots of money."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Man is the one who desires, woman the one who is desired. This is woman's entire but decisive advantage. Through man's passions, nature has given man into woman's hands, and the woman who does not know how to make him her subject, her slave, her toy, and how to betray him with a smile in the end is not wise."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Hell is other people."


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)

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


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The darkest hour is just before the dawn."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What is love? It is the morning and the evening star."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The greatest pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone."

Baltasar Gracian
Baltasar Gracian "The Art of Worldly Wisdom"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven."

Jesus Christ Luke 6:37-38
Jesus Christ Luke 6:37-38

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty."

Edward Gibbon
Edward Gibbon "The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To remain on earth you must be useful, otherwise Nature regards you as old metal, and is only watching for a chance to melt you over."

Elbert Green Hubbard
Elbert Green Hubbard "The Note Book of Elbert Hubbard"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A business is too big when it takes a week for gossip to go from one end of the office to the other."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Ask the young. They know everything."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Action is the proper fruit of knowledge."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Mine honor is my life; both grow in one; Take honor from me, and my life is done."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To eat is to appropriate by destruction."

Sartre-Jean-Paul
Sartre-Jean-Paul "Being and Nothingness"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is a trait of fools to perceive the faults of others but not their own."

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero "Tusculanae Disputationes"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Jealousy is the theory that some other fellow has just as little taste."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The more we study, the more we discover our ignorance."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Experience is not always the kindest of teachers, but it is surely the best."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Childhood is a disease - a sickness that you grow out of."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Microscopes and telescopes really confuse our minds."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Cowards suffer, heroes enjoy."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)