Aphorisms Galore!

Submissions

These aphorisms have been submitted by users but are not (yet) included in the official collection.

5181–5197 (5197)

tiny.ag/hvpne1fo  ·   Fair (262 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

nothing great was achieved without enthusiasm.

emerson

tiny.ag/soj6wbt9  ·   Fair (282 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

I'm really not that smart, I just remember everything.

Unknown

tiny.ag/0yogwr46  ·   Fair (306 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Happiness is two friends sharing the same sunlight

Colin Young, Just a thought

tiny.ag/60u1ufvs  ·   Fair (301 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Architecture is what you do to a building when you look at it

Walt Whitman, Quoted in 'Tracings' journal.

tiny.ag/im3utdup  ·   Fair (286 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Video games don't affect kids. If Pacman had affected us when we were kids, everyone would be running around in darkened rooms, munching on magic pills and listening to repetitive electronic music.

Davey Whipwreck, Dave: The Quotes Collection

tiny.ag/tm2xyhoi  ·   Fair (338 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001 by Kimberly L Strain

What the....?

Unknown

tiny.ag/k6hyv8mb  ·   Fair (280 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Knowledge is finite but ignorance knows no bounds.

Charles Osgood

tiny.ag/slkerzoi  ·   Fair (288 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans.

John Lennon

tiny.ag/p92fvpox  ·   Fair (303 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.

T. S. Eliot

tiny.ag/ftdi3vg6  ·   Fair (298 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Manga and Anime are a lot alike a secret admirer. You've heard of them, you're interested, but you don't know what (or who) they are!

Tory Mosakino, on manga and anime

tiny.ag/u3f67eov  ·   Fair (317 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001 by Kmac

I can't rely on myself to be on time anymore I'm either always late or always early but never on time

Just A Truckies WIfe

tiny.ag/hixfmrgl  ·   Fair (309 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

if we were all mad, we'll confine the few normal people. Are we to the point of succed ?

individu, no comment

tiny.ag/h1e8iban  ·   Fair (269 ratings)  ·  submitted 2001

Before tampering with life know the cost.

Marty Milner

tiny.ag/tjhtkdvw  ·   Fair (276 ratings)  ·  submitted 2000

How can you and I really expect to glide naively through life, as if to say, Lord, give me experience, but not grief, not sorrow, not pain, not oppostion, not betrayal, and certainly not to be forsaken. Keep from me, Lord, all those experiences which made Thee what Thou art! Then let me come and dwell with Thee and fully share Thy joy!

Mr. ananomous

tiny.ag/4f3ckwlq  ·   Fair (911 ratings)  ·  submitted 1999 by David Winston

Friendships develop over food and wine.

Prince Nicholas Romanoff, (Vanity Fair, April 1999), in Food and Drink

tiny.ag/wkzsa1g7  ·   Fair (913 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Behind every great fortune, there is a crime.

Honoré de Balzac, in Wealth and Poverty

tiny.ag/9ai6vcib  ·   Fair (326 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.

Honoré de Balzac, in Law and Politics

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