You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.
Quote by Johann Kaspar Lavater
Johann Kaspar Lavater Quotes
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
Intuition is the clear conception of the whole at once.
Trust him little who praise all, him less who censures all and him least who...
Never say you know a man until you have divided an inheritance with him.
The prudent see only the difficulties, the bold only the advantages, of a great enterprise;...
The public seldom forgive twice.
He who purposely cheats his friend, would cheat his God
To know yourself you have only to set down a true statement of those that...
Action, looks, words, steps, form the alphabet by which you may spell character.
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over...
Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.
You may depend upon it that he is a good man whose intimate friends are...
I am prejudiced in favor of him who, without impudence, can ask boldly. He has...
Too much gravity argues a shallow mind
Mistrust the person who finds everything good, and the person who finds everything evil, and...
He who has not forgiven an enemy has not yet tasted one of the most...
The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time.
Conscience is the sentinel of virtue.
He, who cannot forgive a trespass of malice to his enemy, has never yet tasted...
You may tell a man thou art a fiend, but not your nose wants blowing;...