People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Self Improvement Quotes
Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook.
Aromatic plants bestow no spicy fragrance while they grow; but crush'd or trodden to the...
A great source of calamity lies in regret and anticipation; therefore a person is wise...
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
They say women and music should never be dated.
Our greatest glory consists not in never failing, but in rising every time we fall.
Honour sinks where commerce long prevails.
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see, Oil, vinegar, sugar and saltiness agree
The company of fools may first make us smile, but in the end we always...
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it...
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.
If you were to make little fishes talk, they would talk like whales.
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and...
There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out...