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American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910+16
Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC+7
Education is the best provision for old age.
Love of country is like love of woman - he loves her best who seeks to bestow on her the highest good.
Francis Maitland Balfour
British biologist 1851-1882+4
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all men, charity.
American humorist 1815-1885+3
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his way.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC+2
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
Vincent Van Gogh
Dutch Painter 1853-1890+1
But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.
American statesman 1809-1865+1
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960+1
Enthusiasm is the best protection in any situation. Wholeheartedness is contagious. Give yourself, if you wish to get others.
American poet 1874-1963+1
Friends make pretence of following to the grave but before one is in it, their minds are turned and making the best of their way back to life and living people and things they understand.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900+1
He who laughs best today, will also laughs last.
Thomas Love Peacock
English novelist, poet, and official 1785-1866+1
I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
I really want to clear my life so that I have to make as few decisions as possible about anything except how to best serve this community.
Source: The Telegraph, 7 november 2014
English statesman 1874-1965+1
It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950+1
Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below.