The best Quotations


Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
- Joseph Addison

He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
- Aesop

He that is kind is free, though he is a slave; he that is evil is a slave, though he be a king.
- St. Augustine

He that can work is born to be king of something.
- Thomas Carlyle

For, he that expects nothing shall not be disappointed, but he that expects much - if he lives and uses that in hand day by day - shall be full to running over.
- Edgar Cayce

He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.
- Miguel de Cervantes

The greenhorn is the ultimate victor in everything; it is he that gets the most out of life.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

As i approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so i am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. he that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

He that is good, will infallibly become better, and he that is bad, will as certainly become worse; for vice, virtue and time are three things that never stand still.
- Charles Caleb Colton

He that knows himself, knows others; and he that is ignorant of himself, could not write a very profound lecture on other men's heads.
- Charles Caleb Colton

He that thinks he is the happiest man, really is so. but he that thinks he is the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.
- Charles Caleb Colton

He that will believe only what he can fully comprehend must have a long head or a very short creed.
- Charles Caleb Colton

It is better to meet danger than to wait for it. he that is on a lee shore, and foresees a hurricane, stands out to sea and encounters a storm to avoid a shipwreck.
- Charles Caleb Colton

There is this difference between happiness and wisdom, that he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he who thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Wealth after all is a relative thing since he that has little and wants less is richer than he that has much and wants more.
- Charles Caleb Colton

As he that fears god hears nothing else, so, he that sees god sees every thing else.
- John Donne

He that never changes his opinion never corrects mistakes and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today.
- Tryon Edwards

He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatest of the soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported without the latter.
- Henry Fielding

He that is conscious of guilt cannot bear the innocence of others: so they will try to reduce all others to their own level.
- Charles James Fox

He that blows the coals in quarrels that he has nothing to do with, has no right to complain if the sparks fly in his face.
- Benjamin Franklin

He that can have patience can have what he will.
- Benjamin Franklin

He that can take rest is greater than he that can take cities.
- Benjamin Franklin

He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
- Benjamin Franklin

He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
- Benjamin Franklin

He that hath a trade hath an estate; he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
- Benjamin Franklin


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Quotation Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on. - writer
Quotation Small crimes always precedes great ones. - writer
Quotation Would it be possible to stand still on one spot more majestically - while simulating a triumphant march forward - than it is done by the two English Houses of Parliament? - writer
Quotation A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him. - writer
Quotation It is essential to our well-being, and to our lives, that we play and enjoy life. Every single day do something that makes your heart sing. - writer
Quotation To the rulers of the state then, if to any, it belongs of right to use falsehood, to deceive either enemies or their own citizens, for the good of the state: and no one else may meddle with this privilege. - writer