In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
Quote by Plutarch
Character is simply habit long continued.
When the candles are out all women are fair
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's...
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors...
The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is he who spreads among them...
It were better to have no opinion of God at all than such a one...
Neither blame or praise yourself.
Character is long-standing habit.
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
Reason speaks and feeling bites
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them,...
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that...
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
The Lord created medicines from the earth, and a sensible man will not despise them
I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see. I sought my God,...