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Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.Daemon4302Today at 4:33:12 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
There is peace, in so far as the absence of slaughter may be called by that name, but there is necessarily little harmony of...Daemon7712Yesterday at 8:35:46 PM
by don everly 
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.Daemon5646Sunday, November 17, 2019 11:03 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 
Art...is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the...Daemon9756Sunday, November 17, 2019 12:14 AM
by KSPavan 
Having learned the trick of beating and loving and suffering, the poor faithful heart persisted, although it lived on...Daemon8899Friday, November 15, 2019 4:14 PM
by taurine 
There are two good things in life, freedom of thought and freedom of action.Daemon10996Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:54 PM
by don everly 
Money dignifies what is frivolous if unpaid for.Daemon8943Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:14 PM
by taurine 
Contempt is that which putteth an edge upon anger, as much or more than the hurt itself.Daemon61,118Tuesday, November 12, 2019 7:43 PM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
Character is not cut in marble—it is not something solid and unalterable. It is something living and changing, and may become...Daemon151,103Monday, November 11, 2019 1:49 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
God...doth hang the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.Daemon91,042Sunday, November 10, 2019 2:01 PM
by taurine 
To seek to extinguish anger utterly is but a bravery of the Stoics.Daemon41,089Saturday, November 9, 2019 2:22 PM
by monamagda 
Few are qualified to shine in company; but it is in most men's power to be agreeable.Daemon9972Saturday, November 9, 2019 12:10 AM
by KSPavan 
Look upon good books; they are true friends, that will neither flatter nor dissemble: be you but true to yourself...and you...Daemon6965Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:16 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental and physical, but the burden of one's memories.Daemon71,098Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:05 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
A most paradoxical mixture of sound and silence pervades the shady parts of the wood. The noise from the insects is so...Daemon91,079Tuesday, November 5, 2019 12:57 PM
by monamagda 
Nothing in the world is permanent, and we're foolish when we ask anything to last, but surely we're still more foolish not to...Daemon71,032Monday, November 4, 2019 3:47 PM
by mudbudda669 
The scene, as beheld through the hazy atmosphere of this climate, is one of great interest; if, indeed, a person, fresh from...Daemon6877Sunday, November 3, 2019 10:38 AM
by monamagda 
He that hath a satirical vein, as he maketh others afraid of his wit, so he had need be afraid of others' memory.Daemon51,029Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:39 PM
by Verbatim 
There are only two styles of portrait painting, the serious and the smirk.Daemon8868Friday, November 1, 2019 8:22 PM
by taurine 
Love means to love that which is unlovable; or it is no virtue at all.Daemon81,084Thursday, October 31, 2019 9:54 PM
by Verbatim 
It will be acknowledged even by those that practice it not, that clear and round dealing is the honor of man's nature, and...Daemon71,035Wednesday, October 30, 2019 3:56 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge in excess caused man to fall.Daemon8886Tuesday, October 29, 2019 3:44 PM
by taurine 
Life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.Daemon5857Monday, October 28, 2019 1:49 PM
by mudbudda669 
To live was then in itself a delight, because living implied seeing.Daemon8866Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:22 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
The connection between dress and war is not far to seek: your finest clothes are those you wear as soldiers.Daemon71,178Saturday, October 26, 2019 9:30 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
There is no explanation for evil. It must be looked upon as a necessary part of the order of the universe. To ignore it is...Daemon16919Friday, October 25, 2019 5:12 PM
by monamagda 
The beauty of the world...has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.Daemon7960Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:39 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
The majority of people spoil their lives by an unhealthy and exaggerated altruism.Daemon251,029Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:16 AM
by KSPavan 
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older—the natural sequel of an unnatural...Daemon8832Tuesday, October 22, 2019 2:28 PM
by taurine 
It is a maxim among these lawyers that whatever has been done before, may legally be done again: and therefore they take...Daemon81,240Monday, October 21, 2019 3:17 PM
by taurine 
There is something so amiable in the prejudices of a young mind, that one is sorry to see them give way to the reception of...Daemon81,211Sunday, October 20, 2019 11:24 PM
by WeaselADAPT 
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a young person, who either marries or...Daemon51,867Saturday, October 19, 2019 5:56 PM
by mudbudda669 
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug; but when it prescribes pills it may happen to do more harm.Daemon91,141Friday, October 18, 2019 8:52 PM
by johnfl 
It wouldn't do for us to have all our dreams fulfilled. We would be as good as dead if we had nothing left to dream about.Daemon81,383Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:03 PM
by Verbatim 
Though I am an old horse, and have seen and heard a great deal, I never yet could make out why men are so fond of this sport;...Daemon81,294Wednesday, October 16, 2019 3:27 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
There is no recollection which time does not put an end to, and no pain which death does not remove.Daemon91,285Tuesday, October 15, 2019 11:20 AM
by monamagda 
I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman's feelings; and there may often be a great deal more suffered than a...Daemon51,325Monday, October 14, 2019 11:02 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 
He was a bold man that first eat an oyster.Daemon151,068Monday, October 14, 2019 12:15 AM
by KSPavan 
How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!Daemon51,680Saturday, October 12, 2019 1:56 PM
by WeaselADAPT 
There is no living thing that is not afraid when it faces danger. The True courage is in facing danger when you are afraid.Daemon91,289Friday, October 11, 2019 2:51 PM
by WeaselADAPT 
The distinction between freedom and liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have never been able to find a living...Daemon71,200Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:12 PM
by WeaselADAPT 
It is well known that Beauty does not look with a good grace on the timid advances of Humor.Daemon71,355Wednesday, October 9, 2019 1:00 PM
by taurine 
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.Daemon81,167Tuesday, October 8, 2019 4:35 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
If a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.Daemon61,026Monday, October 7, 2019 5:30 PM
by taurine 
Observation is an old man's memory.Daemon6984Sunday, October 6, 2019 3:57 PM
by Verbatim 
You, who are blessed with shade as well as light, you, who are gifted with two eyes, endowed with a knowledge of perspective,...Daemon61,248Saturday, October 5, 2019 6:15 PM
by mudbudda669 
Influence, n.: In politics, a visionary quo given in exchange for a substantial quid.Daemon5916Friday, October 4, 2019 9:12 AM
by taurine 
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.Daemon6850Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:37 AM
by taurine 
Children begin by loving their parents. After a time they judge them. Rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.Daemon9870Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:47 AM
by FounDit 
When a man bleeds inwardly, it is a dangerous thing for himself; but when he laughs inwardly, it bodes no good to other people.Daemon5903Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:19 AM
by JJRGPACL 
Don't let us rejoice in punishment, even when the hand of God alone inflicts it. The best of us are but poor wretches, just...Daemon81,041Monday, September 30, 2019 5:25 PM
by Verbatim 
Is it not better...to lead a good fashion than to follow a bad one?Daemon71,125Sunday, September 29, 2019 8:03 AM
by WeaselADAPT 
I believe, my dears, that I am the proudest story-teller that ever lived...To have pleased you, to have interested you, to...Daemon82,437Saturday, September 28, 2019 3:23 PM
by Verbatim 
A steady hand in governing of military affairs is more requisite than in times of peace, because an error committed in war...Daemon51,041Friday, September 27, 2019 11:52 AM
by taurine 
When a subject is highly controversial...one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever...Daemon101,244Thursday, September 26, 2019 3:40 PM
by Verbatim 
No matter how dreary and gray our homes are, we people of flesh and blood would rather live there than in any other country,...Daemon81,270Wednesday, September 25, 2019 1:41 PM
by mudbudda669 
Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families.Daemon71,332Tuesday, September 24, 2019 12:25 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
One solitary swallow does not make summer.Daemon71,332Monday, September 23, 2019 5:20 PM
by ibj_ldn 
Churchmen in peace and quiet pray to Heaven for the welfare of the world, but we soldiers and knights carry into effect what...Daemon71,054Sunday, September 22, 2019 7:45 PM
by Verbatim 
There are certain narrow, unimaginative, and autocratic old people who seem to call out the most mischievous, and sometimes...Daemon51,257Saturday, September 21, 2019 8:17 AM
by monamagda 
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