A modest man is usually admired, if people ever hear of him.
Quote by Edgar Watson Howe
Edgar Watson Howe Quotes
Financial sense is knowing that certain men will promise to do certain things, and fail
Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom; wait until they have been...
Reading is like permitting a man to talk a long time, and refusing you the...
Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
The few men who have managed to reach heaven must be terribly spoiled by this...
Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone
Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to have an...
The modest person is usually admired, if people ever hear of them.
Youth is about the only thing worth having, and that is about the only thing...
One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has...
The average man's judgment is so poor, he runs a risk every time he uses...
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country.
Don't abuse your friends and expect them to consider it criticism.
No man would listen to you talk if he didn't know it was his turn...
Virtue must be valuable, if men and women of all degrees pretend to have it.
The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in.
Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.
The man who can keep a secret may be wise, but he is not half...
Secrets are made to be found out with time.
Still, it's nice to have one person who knows all your secrets.