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As for a future life, every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague probabilities.Daemon8776Monday, November 20, 2017 10:09 PM
by Verbatim 
To be different from your fellow creatures is always a misfortune.Daemon41,186Sunday, November 19, 2017 2:35 PM
by monamagda 
Under certain circumstances there are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as...Daemon61,301Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:34 AM
by Mehrdad77 
History, n.: An account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers mostly knaves, and...Daemon51,103Friday, November 17, 2017 3:02 PM
by Verbatim 
How great would be the desire in every admirer of nature to behold, if such were possible, the scenery of another planet!Daemon5784Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:51 PM
by Corvette King 
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.Daemon8821Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:55 PM
by Verbatim 
Strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.Daemon11855Tuesday, November 14, 2017 8:13 PM
by Verbatim 
If you can get nothing better out of the world, get a good dinner out of it, at least.Daemon7988Monday, November 13, 2017 2:12 PM
by Verbatim 
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.Daemon61,159Sunday, November 12, 2017 7:34 PM
by monamagda 
In free society, art is not a weapon and it does not belong to the sphere of polemics and ideology. Artists are not engineers...Daemon111,088Saturday, November 11, 2017 6:11 PM
by Verbatim 
Infatuated, half through conceit, half through love of my art, I achieve the impossible working as no one else ever works.Daemon5627Friday, November 10, 2017 11:19 AM
by Bully_rus 
I at least have so much to do in unraveling certain human lots, and seeing how they were woven and interwoven, that all the...Daemon7858Thursday, November 09, 2017 10:44 PM
by mjken 
Anyone can tell the truth, but only very few of us can make epigrams.Daemon6933Wednesday, November 08, 2017 3:35 PM
by monamagda 
It is only great souls that know how much glory there is in being good.Daemon4806Tuesday, November 07, 2017 11:18 PM
by Verbatim 
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.Daemon3729Monday, November 06, 2017 1:20 PM
by Bully_rus 
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.Daemon5858Sunday, November 05, 2017 5:29 PM
by Verbatim 
I have made a plan for my life, as I am in my teens, and no more a child.Daemon6975Saturday, November 04, 2017 1:57 PM
by monamagda 
My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings.Daemon8797Friday, November 03, 2017 10:11 PM
by Verbatim 
Civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof.Daemon5722Thursday, November 02, 2017 6:51 PM
by Verbatim 
My toast would be, may our country always be successful, but whether successful or otherwise, always right.Daemon7866Wednesday, November 01, 2017 7:12 PM
by monamagda 
Love makes fools of us all, big and little.Daemon910,246Wednesday, November 01, 2017 1:33 PM
by Bully_rus 
I pay very little regard...to what any young person says on the subject of marriage. If they profess a disinclination for it,...Daemon6921Tuesday, October 31, 2017 9:32 PM
by mjken 
There certainly are not so many men of large fortune in the world as there are pretty women to deserve them.Daemon9991Tuesday, October 31, 2017 11:05 AM
by Vern82 
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.Daemon5945Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:56 PM
by monamagda 
Light is the task where many share the toil.Daemon61,060Saturday, October 28, 2017 4:13 PM
by Verbatim 
So, naturalists observe, a flea
Has smaller fleas that on him prey;
And these have smaller still to bite 'em;
And...
Daemon7992Friday, October 27, 2017 5:05 PM
by Verbatim 
It does make a difference what you call things.Daemon71,135Thursday, October 26, 2017 1:55 PM
by Verbatim 
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.Daemon71,025Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:37 PM
by monamagda 
If you don't get what you want, it's a sign either that you did not seriously want it, or that you tried to bargain over the...Daemon71,088Tuesday, October 24, 2017 8:29 PM
by Verbatim 
Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.Daemon61,042Monday, October 23, 2017 1:49 PM
by ibj_ldn 
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.Daemon7974Monday, October 23, 2017 7:16 AM
by Ursus Minor 
Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired.Daemon7832Monday, October 23, 2017 7:00 AM
by kitman 
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself. Her cares are over, and she feels...Daemon5932Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:12 PM
by Verbatim 
Quotation, n.: the act of repeating erroneously the words of another.Daemon4872Thursday, October 19, 2017 7:56 PM
by Verbatim 
Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.Daemon5946Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:14 PM
by Bully_rus 
Alliance, n.: In international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted into each others'...Daemon5860Tuesday, October 17, 2017 3:12 PM
by Verbatim 
Give a girl an education, and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well,...Daemon5805Monday, October 16, 2017 12:02 PM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good...Daemon4886Sunday, October 15, 2017 12:05 PM
by Bully_rus 
Riot, n.: A popular entertainment given to the military by innocent bystanders.Daemon5958Saturday, October 14, 2017 6:04 PM
by dave argo 
I'm not a bit changed—not really. I'm only just pruned down and branched out. The real me—back here—is just the same.Daemon3846Friday, October 13, 2017 11:43 AM
by Bully_rus 
To note an artist's limitations is but to define his talent. A reporter can write equally well about everything that is...Daemon4895Thursday, October 12, 2017 6:18 PM
by Verbatim 
I believe that Virtue shows quite as well in rags and patches as she does in purple and fine linen.Daemon8807Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:53 PM
by zina antoaneta 
A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others.Daemon6811Tuesday, October 10, 2017 4:01 PM
by Verbatim 
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.Daemon5877Monday, October 09, 2017 10:25 AM
by Bully_rus 
History develops, art stands still.Daemon7882Sunday, October 08, 2017 5:48 PM
by Verbatim 
We have no right to distress any of God's creatures without a very good reason.Daemon8928Saturday, October 07, 2017 5:06 PM
by Verbatim 
Irreverence is the champion of liberty and its only sure defense.Daemon6906Friday, October 06, 2017 2:09 PM
by Bully_rus 
It is not right to glory in the slain.Daemon101,147Friday, October 06, 2017 1:05 PM
by Verbatim 
Even in a minute instance, it is best to look first to the main tendencies of Nature. A particular flower may not be dead in...Daemon5895Wednesday, October 04, 2017 10:55 AM
by ibj_ldn 
Patriotism is like charity—it begins at home.Daemon7919Tuesday, October 03, 2017 2:12 PM
by Verbatim 
Eulogy, n.: Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead.Daemon7955Monday, October 02, 2017 7:55 PM
by Verbatim 
Fear is sharp-sighted, and can see things underground, and much more in the skies.Daemon5779Sunday, October 01, 2017 11:13 PM
by dave argo 
The world will never starve for want of wonders; but only for want of wonder.Daemon71,081Saturday, September 30, 2017 9:18 PM
by Verbatim 
I can resist everything except temptation.Daemon11925Friday, September 29, 2017 10:32 PM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Once conform, once do what other people do because they do it, and a lethargy steals over all the finer nerves and faculties...Daemon4779Thursday, September 28, 2017 2:24 PM
by Bully_rus 
To read between the lines was easier than to follow the text.Daemon8805Wednesday, September 27, 2017 8:03 PM
by FX2 
Why are women...so much more interesting to men than men are to women?Daemon191,264Wednesday, September 27, 2017 3:04 PM
by jacobusmaximus 
Enthusiasm, n.: A distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of...Daemon9824Monday, September 25, 2017 3:13 PM
by Verbatim 
There, then, he sat, the sign and symbol of a man without faith, hopelessly holding up hope in the midst of despair.Daemon7717Sunday, September 24, 2017 11:19 AM
by Bully_rus 
Pyrrhus, when his friends congratulated to him his victory over the Romans under Fabricius, but with great slaughter of his...Daemon4920Saturday, September 23, 2017 8:39 PM
by Verbatim 
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