Quotes 1 till 5 of 5.
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-17940
Education must have two foundations - morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.
That which is won ill, will never wear well, for there is a curse attends it which will waste it. The same corrupt dispositions which incline men to sinful ways of getting, will incline them to the like sinful ways of spending.
The fact that they're a congressionally chartered group should no more incline people to give to that group than the fact that it's National Pickle Month should make them eat more pickles.
English writer 1894-19630
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.
Who hath sorrow? Who hath woe? They who do not answer no; They whose feet to sin incline While they tarry at the wine.