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American statesman and physicist 1706-1790+2
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.Source: Poor Richards Almanack
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-1936+1
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
Russian-French artist and painter 1887-19850
All colors are the friends of their neighbors and the lovers of their opposites.
All of us, you, your children, your neighbors and their children are everyday geniuses, even though the fact is unnoticed and unremembered by everyone. That's probably because school hasn't encouraged us to notice what's hidden inside us waiting for the right environment to express itself.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling
English writer 1865-19360
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbors.
American statesman 1809-18650
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
American humorist, playwright 1866-19440
Do unto yourself as your neighbors do unto themselves and look pleasant.
Do you wish to find out a person's weak points? Note the failings he has the quickest eye for in others. They may not be the very failings he is himself conscious of; but they will be their next-door neighbors. No man keeps such a jealous lookout as a rival.
American statesman and physicist 1706-17900
Don't throw stones at your neighbors , if your own windows are glass.
English writer 1775-18170
For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors, and laugh at them in our turn?
American poet 1874-19630
Good fences make good neighbors.
British churchman and writer 1613-16670
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above his neighbors because he has more gold, how much inferior is he to a gold mine.
I am announcing my resignation from Congress so my colleagues can get back to work, my neighbors can choose a new representative and most importantly that my wife and I can continue to heal from the damage I have caused.
I am here today to again apologize for the personal mistakes I have made and the embarrassment I have caused. I make this apology to my neighbors and my constituents, but I make it particularly to my wife, Huma.
English writer 1709-17840
I would advise you Sir, to study algebra, if you are not already an adept in it: your head would be less muddy, and you will leave off tormenting your neighbors about paper and packthread, while we all live together in a world that is bursting with sin and sorrow.