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Their zeal might sometimes be too ardent, but it was always sincere.Daemon1157Today at 1:21:43 AM
by KSPavan 
It's so easy to be wicked without knowing it, isn't it?Daemon5575Yesterday at 10:40:02 AM
by mudbudda669 
I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual.Daemon7667Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:15 PM
by Verbatim 
I do know my own mind…The trouble is, my mind changes and then I have to get acquainted with it all over again.Daemon6699Wednesday, February 26, 2020 4:03 PM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little...Daemon9786Tuesday, February 25, 2020 7:43 PM
by Verbatim 
To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a state of half enjoyment.Daemon4770Monday, February 24, 2020 6:03 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Compromise used to mean that half a loaf was better than no bread. Among modern statesmen it really seems to mean that half a...Daemon6825Sunday, February 23, 2020 1:07 PM
by Verbatim 
Of ambitions, it is less harmful, the ambition to prevail in great things, than that other, to appear in every thing; for...Daemon41,160Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:51 AM
by Bully_rus 
A just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a lawful cause of war.Daemon5839Friday, February 21, 2020 1:22 PM
by mudbudda669 
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem.Daemon5917Thursday, February 20, 2020 10:06 AM
by Bully_rus 
It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of endeavor; riot and extravagance by cleanliness and hard work.Daemon5817Wednesday, February 19, 2020 11:38 AM
by Bully_rus 
The fortunes of war more than any other are liable to frequent fluctuations.Daemon4775Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:03 AM
by Bully_rus 
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.Daemon8746Monday, February 17, 2020 1:44 PM
by Pieter_Hove 
It is cruel to discover one's mediocrity only when it is too late.Daemon7736Sunday, February 16, 2020 2:35 PM
by Verbatim 
No animal ever invented anything so bad as drunkenness—or so good as drink.Daemon51,418Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:31 PM
by mudbudda669 
Novels so often provide an anodyne and not an antidote, glide one into torpid slumbers instead of rousing one with a burning...Daemon6778Friday, February 14, 2020 11:34 AM
by mudbudda669 
I realized that ritual will always mean throwing away something; destroying our corn or wine upon the altar of our gods.Daemon7764Thursday, February 13, 2020 3:51 PM
by Verbatim 
Certainly, in taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.Daemon7883Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7:11 PM
by Ajike Omooba 
A prisoner...is unfortunate in two ways—because he has done something wrong and because he is deprived of his liberty....Daemon7787Tuesday, February 11, 2020 11:05 AM
by Bully_rus 
Did it ever strike you, on such a morning as this, that drowning would be happiness and peace?Daemon5818Monday, February 10, 2020 9:46 AM
by mudbudda669 
Reason itself is true and just, but the reason of every particular man is weak and wavering, perpetually swayed and turned by...Daemon5746Sunday, February 9, 2020 1:29 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives—of approving of some and disapproving...Daemon51,571Saturday, February 8, 2020 11:40 AM
by Bully_rus 
Friendless, adj.: Having no favors to bestow. Destitute of fortune. Addicted to utterance of truth and common sense.Daemon4738Friday, February 7, 2020 8:55 AM
by mudbudda669 
We must have ideals and try to live up to them, even if we never quite succeed. Life would be a sorry business without them....Daemon6691Thursday, February 6, 2020 11:09 AM
by mudbudda669 
Men have had every advantage of us in telling their own story. Education has been theirs in so much higher a degree; the pen...Daemon7804Wednesday, February 5, 2020 11:40 AM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
With Women, we speak of "love", "duty", "right", "wrong", "pity", "hope", and other irrational and emotional conceptions,...Daemon7792Tuesday, February 4, 2020 3:08 PM
by taurine 
The Tin Woodman knew very well he had no heart, and therefore he took great care never to be cruel or unkind to anything.Daemon7772Monday, February 3, 2020 1:28 PM
by nw3bk3y 
I shall ask for brains instead of a heart; for a fool would not know what to do with a heart if he had one.Daemon8779Sunday, February 2, 2020 5:50 PM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
All things are admired either because they are new or because they are great.Daemon61,677Saturday, February 1, 2020 3:30 PM
by Verbatim 
He had but one eye, and the popular prejudice runs in favor of two.Daemon6728Friday, January 31, 2020 5:07 PM
by mudbudda669 
Of great riches there is no real use, except it be in the distribution.Daemon9751Thursday, January 30, 2020 4:11 PM
by Ron165 
It is the power of thought which gives man the mastery over nature.Daemon8791Wednesday, January 29, 2020 5:48 PM
by Verbatim 
There's none so blind as they that won't see.Daemon7741Tuesday, January 28, 2020 4:36 PM
by Verbatim 
All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.Daemon4621Monday, January 27, 2020 9:38 AM
by mudbudda669 
Fiddle, n.: An instrument to tickle human ears by friction of a horse's tail on the entrails of a cat.Daemon3681Sunday, January 26, 2020 11:31 AM
by Bully_rus 
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.Daemon61,688Saturday, January 25, 2020 6:49 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
There is a God in Heaven who will not forget to punish the wicked or reward the good; and it is not fitting that honest men...Daemon6834Friday, January 24, 2020 1:56 PM
by mudbudda669 
Although men are accused for not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps as few know their own strength. It is in men as in...Daemon4743Thursday, January 23, 2020 6:16 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Few are the hearts whose happy lot it is at once to recognize in each other's voices the partner intended for them by...Daemon5828Wednesday, January 22, 2020 9:51 AM
by Bully_rus 
To found principles of government upon too advantageous an estimate of the human character is an error of inexperience, the...Daemon9928Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:14 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,...Daemon7824Tuesday, January 21, 2020 2:43 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...Daemon6892Monday, 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...Daemon62,115Saturday, January 18, 2020 12:23 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
She might hate me, and revile me, and heap indignity after indignity upon me, as she already had, until I should have hated...Daemon5901Friday, 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.Daemon8877Thursday, 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.Daemon5865Wednesday, January 15, 2020 3:06 PM
by monamagda 
Affection is the broadest basis of good in life.Daemon3965Tuesday, 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.Daemon101,140Monday, January 13, 2020 11:23 AM
by Bully_rus 
There are strings … in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.Daemon7917Sunday, January 12, 2020 6:14 PM
by mudbudda669 
Pain like mine demands new modes of song.Daemon51,808Saturday, 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.Daemon5882Friday, 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.Daemon71,202Thursday, 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...Daemon51,275Wednesday, 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...Daemon71,199Tuesday, 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...Daemon41,162Monday, 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...Daemon41,058Sunday, January 5, 2020 9:33 AM
by monamagda 
Where words fail, music speaks.Daemon41,773Saturday, January 4, 2020 2:26 PM
by Verbatim 
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.Daemon151,163Saturday, 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...Daemon51,044Thursday, 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...Daemon132,938Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:09 PM
by toetal 
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