The RULE OF LIFE Quotes
a book of short sentences from many authors which had a very large sale during the 19th century
The most censorious are generally the least judicious, or deserving, who, having nothing to recommend themselves, will be finding fault with others.—No man envies the merit of another who has enough of his own.
Would you be exempt from uneasiness; do nothing you know or even suspect is wrong. Would you enjoy the purest pleasure; do everything in your power which you believe is right.
Of all virtues, Zeno made choice of silence; for by it, said he, I hear other men's imperfections, and conceal my own.
Slander as often comes from vanity as from malice.
It is certain that either wise bearing or ignorant carriage is caught, as men take diseases, one from another: therefore, let all take heed as to the society in which they mingle, for in a little while they will be like it.