He tosses aside his paint-pots and his words a foot and a half long.
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Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
More quotes about Wisdom
I can forgive Alfred Nobel for having invented dynamite, but only a fiend in human form could have invented the Nobel Prize.
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a woman nearly the opposite of his ideal.
While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God’s creation.
Patron: One who countenances, supports or protects. Commonly a wretch who supports with insolence, and is paid with flattery.
Do something every day that you don’t want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.