François de La Rochefoucauld

How can we expect another to keep our secret, if we have been unable to keep it ourselves?

If people behaved in the way nations do they would all be put in straitjackets.

G K Chesterton

The dipsomaniac and the abstainer are not only both mistaken, but they both make the same mistake. They both regard wine as a drug and not as a drink.

Anton Chekhov

Man will become better only when you will make him see what he is like.

Just as a tree without roots is dead, a people without history or culture also becomes a dead people.

Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.

John Kennety Galbraith

If you hear someone in public life say that he is going to stand firmly on principle, you should take cover, and warn others to do the same.

Honore de Balzac

First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint a second time.

Dean Martin

You are not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.

George Carlin

If you can't beat them, arrange to have them beaten.

Pages

Subscribe to ADVISOR.com RSS