Aphorisms

Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity.

Thor Heyerdahl

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God works wonders now and then;
Behold a lawyer, an honest man.

Benjamin Franklin

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Genius without education is like silver in the mine.

Benjamin Franklin

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There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.

Benjamin Franklin

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Courage is grace under pressure.

Ernest Hemingway

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There is no friend as loyal as a book.

Ernest Hemingway

3

Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.

Otto von Bismarck

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Little things affect little minds.

Benjamin Disraeli

2

Never, never, never give up.

Winston Churchill

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Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy.

Robert A. Heinlein

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Famous aphorisms and wisdom phrases

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.

Robert A. Heinlein

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Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.

William Penn

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Legend remains victorious in spite of history.

Sarah Bernhardt

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Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.

Henry James

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The ego is not master in its own house.

Sigmund Freud

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The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.

Sigmund Freud

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With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.

William Wordsworth

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He who has seen one cathedral ten times has seen something; he who has seen ten cathedrals once has seen but little; and he who has spent half an hour in each of a hundred cathedrals has seen nothing at all.

Sinclair Lewis

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The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.

Joseph Campbell

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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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