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German philosopher 1788-1860
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Coffee is good for talent, but genius wants prayer.
American theologian 1809-1894
Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, the post of honor is a private station.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what They want, and deserve to get it good and hard.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960
Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise.
British journalist, statesman 1838-1923
Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the broad, intelligent, and spacious way.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.
Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
Fortune truly helps those who are of good judgment.
American sociologist 1892-1970
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
William B. Yeats
Irish poet 1865-1918
Good conversation unrolls itself like the spring or like the dawn.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Good counselors lack no clients.
American poet 1874-1963
Good fences make good neighbors.
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