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Few are the hearts whose happy lot it is at once to recognize in each other's voices the partner intended for them by...Daemon4135Today at 6:25:13 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
To found principles of government upon too advantageous an estimate of the human character is an error of inexperience, the...Daemon9589Today at 6:14:43 AM
by Doodle Snackers 
When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase,...Daemon7360Yesterday at 2:43:47 PM
by jsejr 
Nothing is so great an instance of ill manners as flattery. If you flatter all the company, you please none: if you flatter...Daemon6469Monday, January 20, 2020 11:16 AM
by Em Gee 
Death is a dignitary who when he comes announced is to be received with formal manifestations of respect, even by those most...Daemon6817Saturday, January 18, 2020 12:23 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
She might hate me, and revile me, and heap indignity after indignity upon me, as she already had, until I should have hated...Daemon5682Friday, January 17, 2020 10:20 AM
by mudbudda669 
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes, and prism are all very good words for the lips: especially prunes and prism.Daemon8708Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:23 PM
by monamagda 
Poor nations are hungry, and rich nations are proud; and pride and hunger will ever be at variance.Daemon5722Wednesday, January 15, 2020 3:06 PM
by monamagda 
Affection is the broadest basis of good in life.Daemon3883Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:55 AM
by mudbudda669 
All the learnin' my father ever paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and the alphabet at th' other.Daemon101,016Monday, January 13, 2020 11:23 AM
by Bully_rus 
There are strings … in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.Daemon7820Sunday, January 12, 2020 6:14 PM
by mudbudda669 
Pain like mine demands new modes of song.Daemon51,334Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:21 AM
by monamagda 
To depend upon a profession is a less odious form of slavery than to depend upon a father.Daemon5799Friday, January 10, 2020 8:09 PM
by Verbatim 
Any one who has gumption knows what it is, and any one who hasn't can never know what it is. So there is no need of defining it.Daemon71,067Thursday, January 9, 2020 6:33 PM
by Ajike Omooba 
To come with a well-informed mind is to come with an inability of administering to the vanity of others, which a sensible...Daemon51,199Wednesday, January 8, 2020 2:25 PM
by monamagda 
In the bosoms of this people, thus heterogeneously composed, there was burning, kindled at different furnaces, but all...Daemon71,131Tuesday, January 7, 2020 6:06 PM
by monamagda 
To those who view the voyage of life from the port of departure the bark that has accomplished any considerable distance...Daemon41,103Monday, January 6, 2020 1:36 PM
by monamagda 
It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should ever have been designed by...Daemon4992Sunday, January 5, 2020 9:33 AM
by monamagda 
Where words fail, music speaks.Daemon41,408Saturday, January 4, 2020 2:26 PM
by Verbatim 
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.Daemon151,116Saturday, January 4, 2020 2:04 AM
by Doodle Snackers 
Folklore, legends, myths, and fairy tales have followed childhood through the ages, for every healthy youngster has a...Daemon51,013Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:57 PM
by mudbudda669 
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the...Daemon132,718Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:09 PM
by toetal 
Be not penny-wise; riches have wings, and sometimes they fly away of themselves.Daemon4959Wednesday, January 1, 2020 9:56 AM
by monamagda 
He did each single thing, as if he did nothing else.Daemon4924Tuesday, December 31, 2019 10:31 AM
by Bully_rus 
Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes, by dozens and hundreds. Plenty of roses, stars,...Daemon71,169Monday, December 30, 2019 6:34 PM
by Ajike Omooba 
It seems to me a hard case to make slaves of those whom God and nature have made free.Daemon41,135Sunday, December 29, 2019 7:53 AM
by monamagda 
Religious discord has lost her sting; the cumbrous weapons of theological warfare are antiquated; the field of politics...Daemon41,639Saturday, December 28, 2019 7:24 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.Daemon91,131Friday, December 27, 2019 6:08 PM
by Verbatim 
An absolute monarchy is one in which the sovereign does as he pleases so long as he pleases the assassins.Daemon111,384Friday, December 27, 2019 3:50 AM
by Doodle Snackers 
Though home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit answered to, in strongest...Daemon41,233Thursday, December 26, 2019 3:39 PM
by monamagda 
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.Daemon51,205Tuesday, December 24, 2019 10:27 PM
by Awesome O'Possum 
The evolution of man is slow. The injustice of men is great.Daemon51,153Monday, December 23, 2019 4:32 PM
by monamagda 
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.Daemon51,168Sunday, December 22, 2019 12:57 PM
by monamagda 
Men become old, but they never become good.Daemon71,741Saturday, December 21, 2019 4:12 PM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
Feast, n.: A festival. A religious celebration usually signalized by gluttony and drunkenness, frequently in honor of some...Daemon4989Friday, December 20, 2019 7:51 PM
by don everly 
The idea had got into his mind that he would some time die unexpectedly and always when he got into bed he thought of...Daemon91,185Friday, December 20, 2019 7:32 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
But faithfulness can feed on suffering,
And knows no disappointment.
Daemon61,009Thursday, December 19, 2019 3:46 PM
by monamagda 
The properties of ink are peculiar and contradictory: it may be used to make reputations and unmake them; to blacken them and...Daemon41,147Wednesday, December 18, 2019 11:30 AM
by monamagda 
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.Daemon51,049Monday, December 16, 2019 1:16 PM
by mudbudda669 
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly...Daemon91,148Sunday, December 15, 2019 11:42 PM
by don everly 
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is pleasing a woman enormously when he says to her a...Daemon61,763Saturday, December 14, 2019 10:15 AM
by monamagda 
It is impossible for good or evil to last for ever; and hence it follows that the evil having lasted long, the good must be...Daemon6975Friday, December 13, 2019 7:29 PM
by don everly 
I've always believed in writing without a collaborator, because where two people are writing the same book, each believes he...Daemon41,013Thursday, December 12, 2019 8:12 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.Daemon71,059Wednesday, December 11, 2019 8:22 PM
by don everly 
There are two sorts of beauty, one of the mind, the other of the body; that of the mind displays and exhibits itself in...Daemon61,104Tuesday, December 10, 2019 7:23 PM
by don everly 
One cannot fix one's eyes on the commonest natural production without finding food for a rambling fancy.Daemon71,130Monday, December 9, 2019 11:55 AM
by capitán 
Bigotry may be roughly defined as the anger of men who have no opinions.Daemon71,139Sunday, December 8, 2019 7:51 PM
by don everly 
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.Daemon81,541Saturday, December 7, 2019 8:05 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
Humor is the spiciest condiment in the feast of existence. Laugh at your mistakes but learn from them, joke over your...Daemon4703Friday, December 6, 2019 8:42 PM
by don everly 
The soldier never becomes wholly familiar with the conception of his foes as men like himself; he cannot divest himself of...Daemon131,831Thursday, December 5, 2019 1:55 PM
by Bully_rus 
By a curious confusion, many modern critics have passed from the proposition that a masterpiece may be unpopular to the other...Daemon102,447Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:03 PM
by mudbudda669 
How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.Daemon71,199Tuesday, December 3, 2019 5:29 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
When I look out on such a night as this, I feel as if there could be neither wickedness nor sorrow in the world; and there...Daemon71,178Monday, December 2, 2019 2:01 PM
by mudbudda669 
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.Daemon151,115Sunday, December 1, 2019 6:28 PM
by don everly 
Mark his perfect self-contentment, and hence learn this lesson, that to be self-contented is to be vile and ignorant, and...Daemon61,443Saturday, November 30, 2019 6:14 PM
by taurine 
Capital, n.: The seat of misgovernment.Daemon141,167Friday, November 29, 2019 8:14 PM
by don everly 
Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum—"I think that I think, therefore I think that I am."Daemon61,097Thursday, November 28, 2019 2:34 PM
by monamagda 
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my...Daemon131,169Wednesday, November 27, 2019 1:57 PM
by taurine 
Comfort, n.: A state of mind produced by contemplation of a neighbor's uneasiness.Daemon101,149Tuesday, November 26, 2019 4:58 PM
by don everly 
The emotions of man are stirred more quickly than man's intelligence...Accordingly, with admirable, though misdirected...Daemon81,370Monday, November 25, 2019 2:12 PM
by mudbudda669 
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