An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.


Francis Bacon (1561-1626, British philosopher, essayist, statesman)


Variety is the soul of pleasure.


Aphra Behn (1640-1689, British playwright, poet)


Variety is the condition of harmony.


Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881, Scottish philosopher, author)


The best way to keep good acts in memory is to refresh them with new.


Cato The Elder (BC 234-149, Roman statesman, orator)


Variety's the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.


William Cowper (1731-1800, British poet)


Sameness is the mother of disgust, variety the cure.


Francesco Petrarch (1304-1374, Italian poet, humanist)


Variety is the spice of life.


American Proverb (Sayings of American origin)


It takes all sorts to make a world.


English Proverb (Sayings of British origin)


Variety of mere nothings gives more pleasure than uniformity of something.


Jean Paul Richter (1763-1825, German novelist)


The most delightful pleasures cloy without variety.


Publilius Syrus (85 BC- 43BC, Roman writer)


I take it to be a principle rule of life, not to be too much addicted to any one thing.


Terence (Roman writer of comedies)


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