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Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

No matter how much we know, there's always something down the road.

[aphorist] Paul Trawitzki, from Certain Truths

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (5 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Don't give your word easily, if you don't mean to keep it.

[aphorist] Paul Trawitzki, from Certain Truths

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011 by [user] Ellen Krut

Men should be subjected to limited amount of information. Just enough to let them know enough...

[aphorist] Ellen Krut, in [category] Men and Women

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (7 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (5 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

It could be now or never and lost forever.

[aphorist] Paul Trawitzki, from Certain Truths

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (7 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  ***- Good (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (5 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011 by [user] jibandiya

Intuition helps where tuition fails.

[aphorist] Dipak Sen Gupta, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (7 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011 by [user] Philosophyandaphorims

Lie is the only known truth!

[aphorist] Sorin Cerin, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance and [category] Vice and Virtue

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (6 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Most motorcycle problems can be traced back to the nut that connects the handle bars to the seat.

[aphorist] Wyatt Davis, in [category] Life and Death and [category] Happiness and Misery

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (6 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (5 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Build a man a fire, and you will keep him warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and you will keep him warm for the rest of his life.

[aphorist] Bruce Seibold, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance and [category] Happiness and Misery

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (6 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Build the barn before building your house

[aphorist] Ruth Townsend Lehman, University of Chicago, circa 1925; Ohio State University, circa 1941-1958, in [category] Success and Failure and [category] Wealth and Poverty

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (3 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011 by [user] RBL3HMAN11101909

There are some answers for which there are no questions.

[aphorist] Prem Rawat, in [category] Wisdom and Ignorance

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (5 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Children are a joy for ever if they are not yours.

[aphorist] Dipak Sen Gupta, in [category] Happiness and Misery

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (4 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Children are a joy forever if they are not yours.

[aphorist] Dipak Sen Gupta, in [category] Happiness and Misery

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (7 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

Children are a joy forever as long as they are not yours.

[aphorist] Dipak Sen Gupta, in [category] Happiness and Misery

Comment#  ·  **-- Fair (6 ratings)  ·  submitted 2011

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