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I call therefore a complete and generous education that which fits a man to perform justly, skillfully, and magnanimously all...Daemon5606Wednesday, March 29, 2017 2:04 PM
by mudbudda669 
I desire no future that will break the ties of the past.Daemon4618Tuesday, March 28, 2017 12:36 PM
by mudbudda669 
Sometimes people carry to such perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they...Daemon8608Monday, March 27, 2017 3:54 PM
by Pieter_Hove 
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must be pressed small, like Chinese feet; her happiness is to...Daemon3498Sunday, March 26, 2017 8:10 PM
by Verbatim 
Masterpieces are not single and solitary births; they are the outcome of many years of thinking in common, of thinking by the...Daemon8698Saturday, March 25, 2017 10:04 PM
by Verbatim 
Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.Daemon5673Friday, March 24, 2017 9:48 PM
by whatson 
Faith is believing what you know ain't so.Daemon12846Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:39 PM
by Hope123 
In civilized life, where the happiness and indeed almost the existence of man, depends so much upon the opinion of his fellow...Daemon5645Wednesday, March 22, 2017 2:35 PM
by Pieter_Hove 
I hold every man a debtor to his profession; from the which as men of course do seek to receive countenance and profit, so...Daemon5662Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:44 PM
by Verbatim 
What is a novel if not a conviction of our fellow-men's existence strong enough to take upon itself a form of imagined life...Daemon5703Monday, March 20, 2017 10:01 PM
by Joemark 
Be so true to thyself as thou be not false to others.Daemon71,042Sunday, March 19, 2017 6:17 PM
by rossd1 
Men grow tired of sleep, love, singing, and dancing sooner than war.Daemon6758Saturday, March 18, 2017 8:30 PM
by Fabiano K 
Teach him to think for himself? Oh, my God, teach him rather to think like other people!Daemon6817Friday, March 17, 2017 6:37 PM
by dave argo 
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.Daemon6816Thursday, March 16, 2017 3:49 PM
by thar 
I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.Daemon7898Wednesday, March 15, 2017 2:33 PM
by monamagda 
Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing.Daemon9948Wednesday, March 15, 2017 12:10 AM
by dave argo 
A soul that is kind and intends justice discovers more than any sophist.Daemon4846Monday, March 13, 2017 7:08 PM
by Verbatim 
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.Daemon5769Sunday, March 12, 2017 4:00 PM
by Fabiano K 
There lies at the back of every creed something terrible and hard for which the worshiper may one day be required to suffer.Daemon5674Saturday, March 11, 2017 3:42 PM
by Verbatim 
If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a...Daemon10808Friday, March 10, 2017 2:02 PM
by Gary98 
Compromise, n.: Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got...Daemon4734Thursday, March 09, 2017 2:41 PM
by dave argo 
In order to improve the mind, we ought less to learn, than to contemplate.Daemon184,896Thursday, March 09, 2017 1:21 AM
by Cindiwindiwoo 
I always advise people never to give advice.Daemon5979Wednesday, March 08, 2017 10:55 PM
by Bully_rus 
It was the policy of the good old gentleman to make his children feel that home was the happiest place in the world; and I...Daemon6722Tuesday, March 07, 2017 6:15 PM
by Rick Ak 
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they...Daemon4831Monday, March 06, 2017 12:38 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the...Daemon4642Sunday, March 05, 2017 11:58 AM
by monamagda 
Sometimes I wonder why God ever trusts talent in the hands of women, they usually make such an infernal mess of it. I think...Daemon81,470Saturday, March 04, 2017 8:26 PM
by Joemark 
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.Daemon5730Friday, March 03, 2017 6:58 PM
by olddogg eleventy2 
Habit, n.: A shackle for the free.Daemon6844Thursday, March 02, 2017 5:55 PM
by Verbatim 
If a governor comes out of his government rich, they say he has been a thief; and if he comes out poor, that he has been a...Daemon5795Wednesday, March 01, 2017 2:22 PM
by dave argo 
Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue.Daemon41,192Tuesday, February 28, 2017 4:22 PM
by Verbatim 
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.Daemon3706Monday, February 27, 2017 1:24 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
The sea—this truth must be confessed—has no generosity. No display of manly qualities—courage, hardihood, endurance,...Daemon5955Sunday, February 26, 2017 7:42 PM
by Verbatim 
Awake, arise, or be forever fallen!Daemon8968Saturday, February 25, 2017 6:59 PM
by monamagda 
That's the reason they're called lessons...because they lessen from day to day.Daemon6961Friday, February 24, 2017 2:02 PM
by monamagda 
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.Daemon5906Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:32 PM
by Verbatim 
I have often thought what a melancholy world this would be without children, and what an inhuman world without the aged.Daemon41,009Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:49 AM
by katsia 
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.Daemon44,604Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:48 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Too much work and too much energy kill a man just as effectively as too much assorted vice or too much drink.Daemon41,286Monday, February 20, 2017 2:32 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
I have never known a novel that was good enough to be good in spite of its being adapted to the author's political views.Daemon41,085Sunday, February 19, 2017 12:43 PM
by Bully_rus 
I never reasoned on what I should do, but what I had done; as if my Reason had her eyes behind, and could only see backwards.Daemon51,571Sunday, February 19, 2017 3:56 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Oh, the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called Man! Oh, the little that unhinges it: poor creatures that we...Daemon3816Friday, February 17, 2017 12:23 PM
by Bully_rus 
The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all.Daemon5866Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:06 PM
by Verbatim 
In matters of thought and conduct, to be independent is to be abnormal, to be abnormal is to be detested.Daemon4858Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:12 PM
by dave argo 
He would always feel for her that impersonal admiration which is inspired by anything very large, like the Empire State...Daemon91,573Tuesday, February 14, 2017 5:43 PM
by thar 
To attain happiness in another world we need only to believe something, while to secure it in this world we must do something.Daemon5940Monday, February 13, 2017 11:27 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 
A nation never falls but by suicide.Daemon6967Sunday, February 12, 2017 1:48 PM
by progpen 
Man's desire for the approval of his fellows is so strong, his dread of their censure so violent, that he himself has brought...Daemon8779Sunday, February 12, 2017 1:42 PM
by progpen 
To act with doubleness towards a man whose own conduct was double, was so near an approach to virtue that it deserved to be...Daemon3702Saturday, February 11, 2017 10:35 AM
by monamagda 
In any really good subject, one has only to probe deep enough to come to tears.Daemon3692Friday, February 10, 2017 2:47 PM
by monamagda 
I never deal in transformations, for they are not honest, and no respectable sorceress likes to make things appear to be what...Daemon4730Wednesday, February 08, 2017 6:07 PM
by dave argo 
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.Daemon61,588Tuesday, February 07, 2017 7:10 PM
by thar 
The only obligation to which in advance we may hold a novel, without incurring the accusation of being arbitrary, is that it...Daemon4684Monday, February 06, 2017 2:04 PM
by monamagda 
Deep versed in books and shallow in himself.Daemon51,357Sunday, February 05, 2017 11:39 AM
by Bully_rus 
Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. They say No when they mean Yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun...Daemon71,081Saturday, February 04, 2017 10:14 PM
by Gary98 
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.Daemon6830Friday, February 03, 2017 11:39 PM
by Verbatim 
I am almost frighted out of my seven senses.Daemon61,001Thursday, February 02, 2017 5:15 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.Daemon7957Wednesday, February 01, 2017 1:24 PM
by gerry 
They say that none of us exists, except in the imagination of his fellows, other than as an intangible, invisible mentality.Daemon4736Tuesday, January 31, 2017 2:27 PM
by gerry 
If Heaven had looked upon riches to be a valuable thing, it would not have given them to such a scoundrel.Daemon72,128Monday, January 30, 2017 12:47 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
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