Depend on no man, on no friend but him who can depend on himself. He only who acts conscientiously toward himself, will act so toward others.
Quote by Johann Kaspar Lavater
Johann Kaspar Lavater Quotes
Too much gravity argues a shallow mind
Have you ever seen a pedant with a warm heart?
Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.
What do I owe to my times, to my country, to my neighbors, to my...
You may tell a man thou art a fiend, but not your nose wants blowing;...
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine...
Don't speak evil of someone if you don't know for certain, and if you do...
I am prejudiced in favor of him who, without impudence, can ask boldly. He has...
All affectation is the vain and ridiculous attempt of poverty to appear rich
He, who cannot forgive a trespass of malice to his enemy, has never yet tasted...
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same...
Be not the fourth friend of him who had three before and lost them.
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
Neatness begets order; but from order to taste there is the same difference as from...
Conscience is the sentinel of virtue.
If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many...
You may depend upon it that he is a good man whose intimate friends are...
Never say you know a man until you have divided an inheritance with him.
Him, who incessantly laughs in the street, you may commonly hear grumbling in his closet.
The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time.