Aphorisms

From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.

Socrates

1

I am incapable of conceiving infinity, and yet I do not accept finity.

Simone de Beauvoir

1

The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together.

Saadi

3

Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.

Napoleon Bonaparte

3

My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness.

Michelangelo

1

The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.

Leo Tolstoy

4

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.

John Keats

1

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

3

And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

1

Don't just count your years, make your years count.

George Meredith

1

Famous aphorisms and wisdom phrases

When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor.

Euripides

2

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.

Charles Dickens

1

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

2

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

1

Man produces evil as a bee produces honey.

William Golding

1

A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

Washington Irving

1

If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles.

Sun Tzu

2

Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.

Seneca

1

Joy is prayer. Joy is strength. Joy is love. Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

3

The purpose of training is to tighten up the slack, toughen the body, and polish the spirit.

Morihei Ueshiba

2

If we refer to dictionaries or encyclopedias, then we can see that aphorisms is a complete thought-forms that have depth of content, not always clear to everyone gathering, but very expressive - in the minimum amount they contain the maximum meaning, and usually aphorisms are literary handsome and laconic.

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