He is incapable of truly good action who finds not a pleasure in contemplating the good actions of others.
Quote by Johann Kaspar Lavater
Say not you know another entirely till you have divided an inheritance with him.
All affectation is the vain and ridiculous attempt of poverty to appear rich
He alone is an acute observer, who can observe minutely without being observed
The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time.
Let none turn over books or scan the stars in quest of God who see...
He who reforms himself has done more toward reforming the public than a crowd of...
The public seldom forgive twice.
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
Too much gravity argues a shallow mind
Never say you know a man until you have divided an inheritance with him.
Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.
Trust him little who praise all, him less who censures all and him least who...
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine...
Be not the fourth friend of him who had three before and lost them.
What do I owe to my times, to my country, to my neighbors, to my...
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same...
If you see one cold and vehement at the same time, set him down for...
To know yourself you have only to set down a true statement of those that...
Although nature commences with reason and ends in experience it is necessary for us to...
A man's errors are his portals of discovery.