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The latter part of a wise man's life is taken up in curing the follies, prejudices, and false opinions he had contracted in...Daemon71,084Friday, December 22, 2017 12:10 AM
by FounDit 
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.Daemon6914Wednesday, December 20, 2017 5:19 PM
by Verbatim 
I have outlived certain desires. I have lost friends, some by death...others through sheer inability to cross the street. I...Daemon6951Wednesday, December 20, 2017 12:48 AM
by Sue Dalziel 
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.Daemon6901Monday, December 18, 2017 9:39 PM
by monamagda 
Charm and nothing but charm at last grows a little tiresome...It's a relief then to deal with a man who isn't quite so...Daemon4693Sunday, December 17, 2017 12:33 PM
by Bully_rus 
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand...Daemon51,135Saturday, December 16, 2017 1:49 PM
by Bully_rus 
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.Daemon61,068Friday, December 15, 2017 6:22 PM
by Sue Dalziel 
A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice.Daemon5919Thursday, December 14, 2017 1:29 PM
by Verbatim 
One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that, would tell one anything.Daemon81,227Wednesday, December 13, 2017 6:33 PM
by Verbatim 
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of its existence will be found at least equal to...Daemon4884Tuesday, December 12, 2017 9:01 PM
by Verbatim 
Summer afternoon...the two most beautiful words in the English language.Daemon81,079Monday, December 11, 2017 7:45 PM
by skogstrollet 
The freedom of the press should be inviolate.Daemon131,107Sunday, December 10, 2017 11:51 PM
by Verbatim 
To swallow and follow, whether old doctrine or new propaganda, is a weakness still dominating the human mind.Daemon101,697Saturday, December 9, 2017 5:27 PM
by Verbatim 
To admit authorities, however heavily furred and gowned, into our libraries and let them tell us how to read, what to read,...Daemon81,250Friday, December 8, 2017 8:54 PM
by zina antoaneta 
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog...Daemon81,078Thursday, December 7, 2017 6:00 PM
by Fabio Haubert 
Women have served all these centuries as looking-glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of...Daemon61,059Wednesday, December 6, 2017 2:36 PM
by Verbatim 
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.Daemon41,152Tuesday, December 5, 2017 6:14 PM
by monamagda 
Where peace
And rest can never dwell, hope never comes
That comes to all.
Daemon6992Monday, December 4, 2017 2:57 PM
by Bully_rus 
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.Daemon4983Sunday, December 3, 2017 10:39 PM
by monamagda 
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.Daemon51,228Saturday, December 2, 2017 6:20 PM
by Fabio Haubert 
All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you...Daemon71,093Friday, December 1, 2017 10:12 PM
by monamagda 
There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents...and only one for birthday presents, you...Daemon5969Thursday, November 30, 2017 8:31 PM
by monamagda 
Promises and pie-crusts are made to be broken.Daemon61,074Wednesday, November 29, 2017 11:41 AM
by monamagda 
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.Daemon52,800Tuesday, November 28, 2017 9:44 PM
by Verbatim 
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.Daemon7988Tuesday, November 28, 2017 4:23 PM
by Gary98 
I never thrust my nose into other men's porridge. It is no bread and butter of mine; every man for himself, and God for us all.Daemon5841Monday, November 27, 2017 3:13 PM
by Bully_rus 
I don't know if I should care for a man who made life easy; I should want someone who made it interesting.Daemon3812Sunday, November 26, 2017 4:58 PM
by monamagda 
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.Daemon91,254Saturday, November 25, 2017 11:56 PM
by Verbatim 
The worst slave-owners were those who were kind to their slaves, and so prevented the horror of the system being realized by...Daemon81,160Saturday, November 25, 2017 7:26 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or musty records. They are written, as with a...Daemon81,007Thursday, November 23, 2017 3:02 PM
by Lizanne 
Congratulation, n.: The civility of envy.Daemon51,054Thursday, November 23, 2017 11:02 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Liberty…is one of the most valuable blessings that Heaven has bestowed upon mankind.Daemon81,117Wednesday, November 22, 2017 1:34 PM
by dave argo 
As for a future life, every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague probabilities.Daemon81,010Monday, November 20, 2017 10:09 PM
by Verbatim 
To be different from your fellow creatures is always a misfortune.Daemon41,374Sunday, 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...Daemon61,542Sunday, 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...Daemon51,268Friday, 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!Daemon5925Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:51 PM
by Corvette King 
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.Daemon81,014Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:55 PM
by Verbatim 
Strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.Daemon111,154Tuesday, 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.Daemon71,170Monday, November 13, 2017 2:12 PM
by Verbatim 
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.Daemon61,339Sunday, 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...Daemon111,312Saturday, 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.Daemon5771Friday, 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...Daemon71,070Thursday, November 9, 2017 10:44 PM
by mjken 
Anyone can tell the truth, but only very few of us can make epigrams.Daemon61,102Wednesday, November 8, 2017 3:35 PM
by monamagda 
It is only great souls that know how much glory there is in being good.Daemon4946Tuesday, November 7, 2017 11:18 PM
by Verbatim 
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.Daemon3873Monday, November 6, 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.Daemon51,058Sunday, November 5, 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.Daemon61,154Saturday, November 4, 2017 1:57 PM
by monamagda 
My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings.Daemon8981Friday, November 3, 2017 10:11 PM
by Verbatim 
Civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof.Daemon5956Thursday, November 2, 2017 6:51 PM
by Verbatim 
My toast would be, may our country always be successful, but whether successful or otherwise, always right.Daemon71,047Wednesday, November 1, 2017 7:12 PM
by monamagda 
Love makes fools of us all, big and little.Daemon910,398Wednesday, November 1, 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,...Daemon61,099Tuesday, 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.Daemon91,196Tuesday, October 31, 2017 11:05 AM
by Vern82 
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.Daemon51,119Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:56 PM
by monamagda 
Light is the task where many share the toil.Daemon61,292Saturday, 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...
Daemon71,162Friday, October 27, 2017 5:05 PM
by Verbatim 
It does make a difference what you call things.Daemon71,329Thursday, October 26, 2017 1:55 PM
by Verbatim 
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.Daemon71,228Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:37 PM
by monamagda 
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