Mistrust the person who finds everything good, and the person who finds everything evil, and mistrust even more the person who is indifferent to everything.
Quote by Johann Kaspar Lavater
Johann Kaspar Lavater Quotes
Too much gravity argues a shallow mind
He who can conceal his joys, is greater than he who can hide his griefs
He who has not forgiven an enemy has not yet tasted one of the most...
Have you ever seen a pedant with a warm heart?
He alone is an acute observer, who can observe minutely without being observed
Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.
He who seldom speaks, and with one calm well-timed word can strike dumb the loquacious,...
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over...
Great minds comprehend more in a word, a look, a pressure of the hand than...
Say not you know another entirely till you have divided an inheritance with him.
Neatness begets order; but from order to taste there is the same difference as from...
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine...
Action, looks, words, steps, form the alphabet by which you may spell character.
Be not the fourth friend of him who had three before and lost them.
Who in the same given time can produce more than others has vigor; who can...
All affectation is the vain and ridiculous attempt of poverty to appear rich
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same...
Call him wise whose actions, words, and steps are all a clear because to a...
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life...
He is no wise man that will quit a certainty for an uncertainty