Human Nature
Human Nature
"Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." Leo Tolstoy, opening line of 'Anna Karenina'
"We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones." Francois de La Rouchefoucald
"What broke in a man when he could bring himself to kill another?" Alan Paton
"To be pleased with one's limits is a wretched state." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Millions long for immortaility but do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon." Susan Ertz
"We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are." Anais Nin
"very heart has its secret sorrows which the world knows not, and oftentimes we call a man cold when he is only sad." Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"It has been my experience that folks with no vices have very few virtues." Abraham Lincoln
"If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you. If you really make them think, they'll hate you." Don Marquis
"Men's natures are alike; it is their habits that separate them." Confucius
"To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise our benevolent affections, constitute the perfection of human nature." Adam Smith
"Somebody does somethin' stupid, that's human. They don't stop when they see it's wrong, that's a fool." Elvis Presley