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The state lieth in all languages of good and evil; and whatever it saith it lieth; and whatever it hath it hath stolen.Daemon6971Thursday, January 11, 2018 12:07 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
I have seen gross intolerance shown in support of toleration.Daemon71,175Wednesday, January 10, 2018 8:19 PM
by monamagda 
I'd rather look ridiculous when everybody else does than plain and sensible all by myself.Daemon5991Tuesday, January 9, 2018 8:28 PM
by monamagda 
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts.Daemon51,176Monday, January 8, 2018 12:26 PM
by Gary98 
See them clamber, these nimble apes! ... Towards the throne they all strive: it is their madness—as if happiness sat on the...Daemon71,098Sunday, January 7, 2018 6:39 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
I must be myself. I cannot break myself any longer for you, or you. If you can love me for what I am, we shall be the...Daemon71,125Saturday, January 6, 2018 7:35 PM
by monamagda 
I shall be like that tree,—I shall die at the top.Daemon51,035Friday, January 5, 2018 5:26 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
Experience, n.: The wisdom that enables us to recognize as an undesirable old acquaintance the folly that we have already...Daemon5969Thursday, January 4, 2018 11:33 AM
by capitán 
I cannot imagine why we should be at the expense to furnish wit for succeeding ages, when the former have made no sort of...Daemon71,060Wednesday, January 3, 2018 7:53 PM
by capitán 
The woods are never solitary—they are full of whispering, beckoning, friendly life. But the sea is a mighty soul, forever...Daemon71,034Tuesday, January 2, 2018 3:24 PM
by capitán 
Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other,...Daemon2594Monday, January 1, 2018 4:07 PM
by zina antoaneta 
Adam was but human—this explains it all. He did not want the apple for the apple's sake; he wanted it only because it was...Daemon71,152Sunday, December 31, 2017 5:45 PM
by monamagda 
Best to live lightly, unthinkingly.Daemon71,384Saturday, December 30, 2017 5:32 PM
by zina antoaneta 
There is nothing so strange and so unbelievable that it has not been said by one philosopher or another.Daemon1754Friday, December 29, 2017 8:57 AM
by Bully_rus 
If there is one thing worse that the modern weakening of major morals, it is the modern strengthening of minor morals. Thus...Daemon101,216Wednesday, December 27, 2017 2:47 PM
by monamagda 
The doctrine of innate ideas is one of the most admirable faiths of philosophy, being itself an innate idea and therefore...Daemon6958Tuesday, December 26, 2017 10:36 PM
by capitán 
It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a miser.Daemon81,065Monday, December 25, 2017 2:57 PM
by Verbatim 
Without self-confidence we are as babes in the cradles. And how can we generate this imponderable quality, which is yet so...Daemon111,031Sunday, December 24, 2017 7:22 PM
by zina antoaneta 
All rising to great place is by a winding stair.Daemon61,218Sunday, December 24, 2017 7:24 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Oh, 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round.Daemon51,022Friday, December 22, 2017 4:36 PM
by Verbatim 
The latter part of a wise man's life is taken up in curing the follies, prejudices, and false opinions he had contracted in...Daemon71,128Friday, December 22, 2017 12:10 AM
by FounDit 
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.Daemon6963Wednesday, 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...Daemon61,007Wednesday, 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.Daemon6959Monday, 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...Daemon4745Sunday, 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...Daemon51,181Saturday, 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.Daemon61,126Friday, December 15, 2017 6:22 PM
by Sue Dalziel 
A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice.Daemon51,008Thursday, 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.Daemon81,328Wednesday, 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...Daemon4916Tuesday, December 12, 2017 9:01 PM
by Verbatim 
Summer afternoon...the two most beautiful words in the English language.Daemon81,156Monday, December 11, 2017 7:45 PM
by skogstrollet 
The freedom of the press should be inviolate.Daemon131,166Sunday, 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.Daemon101,935Saturday, 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,...Daemon81,314Friday, 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...Daemon81,155Thursday, 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...Daemon61,165Wednesday, December 6, 2017 2:36 PM
by Verbatim 
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.Daemon41,203Tuesday, December 5, 2017 6:14 PM
by monamagda 
Where peace
And rest can never dwell, hope never comes
That comes to all.
Daemon61,057Monday, December 4, 2017 2:57 PM
by Bully_rus 
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.Daemon41,063Sunday, December 3, 2017 10:39 PM
by monamagda 
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.Daemon51,306Saturday, 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...Daemon71,163Friday, 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...Daemon51,050Thursday, November 30, 2017 8:31 PM
by monamagda 
Promises and pie-crusts are made to be broken.Daemon61,134Wednesday, 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.Daemon52,861Tuesday, 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.Daemon71,060Tuesday, 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.Daemon5902Monday, 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.Daemon3881Sunday, 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.Daemon91,351Saturday, 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...Daemon81,232Saturday, 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...Daemon81,066Thursday, November 23, 2017 3:02 PM
by Lizanne 
Congratulation, n.: The civility of envy.Daemon51,105Thursday, November 23, 2017 11:02 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Liberty…is one of the most valuable blessings that Heaven has bestowed upon mankind.Daemon81,178Wednesday, November 22, 2017 1:34 PM
by dave argo 
As for a future life, every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague probabilities.Daemon81,074Monday, November 20, 2017 10:09 PM
by Verbatim 
To be different from your fellow creatures is always a misfortune.Daemon41,426Sunday, 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...Daemon61,602Sunday, 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...Daemon51,306Friday, 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!Daemon5967Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:51 PM
by Corvette King 
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.Daemon81,071Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:55 PM
by Verbatim 
Strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.Daemon111,289Tuesday, 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.Daemon71,237Monday, November 13, 2017 2:12 PM
by Verbatim 
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