A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.

When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.

Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.

Earth laughs in flowers.

As long as we live, there is never enough singing.

One fails forward toward success.

I like best the wine drunk at the cost of others.

The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

The goal of human life is not death but resurrection.

He who fears he shall suffer, already suffers what he fears.

Prejudice is the child of ignorance.

There is nothing impossible to him who will try.

Liberalism is financed by the dividends from Conservatism.

Music is an outburst of the soul.

Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.

Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.

Idleness is the key of beggary.

Well done is better than well said

Music is the soul of language.

It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.

Dissent is the mark of freedom.

Life without liberty is like a body without spirit

Sri Lanka’s problems were caused by too much democracy.

Never judge a philosophy by its abuse

A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.

To manipulate an image is to control a people

Truth is such a rare thing, it is delightful to tell it

No human thing is of serious importance

In the time of darkest defeat, victory may be nearest.

We used to build civilizations. Now we build shopping malls.

The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak

Vice can be learnt, even without a teacher.

The sorrow which has no vent in tears may make other organs weep.

Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.

I have never let schooling interfere with my education.

Sometimes democracy must be bathed in blood.

Charity is a virtue of the heart, and not of the hands.

All photos are accurate. None of them is the truth.

A grand adventure is about to begin

There is no such thing as a little garlic.

Revolutions are not made; they come.

The world is not a problem; the problem is your unawareness

One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.

Guilt is always jealous.

All a man can betray is his conscience.

God is the poet, men are only the actors.

War is what happens when language fails.

Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish.

How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved!

The cardiologist’s diet: If it tastes good, spit it out.

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Reason is our soul’s left hand, Faith her right.

Guilt soon learns to lie.

Never ruin an apology with an excuse.

But I speak this by permission, and not of commandment.

Popularity is not an indication of quality.

Seven days without laughter make one weak.

Politeness is the most acceptable hypocrisy

He who is firm in will molds the world to himself.