“Let us strive to improve ourselves, for we cannot remain stationary; one either progresses or retrogrades.” Mme. Du Deffand
“The safest principle through life, instead of reforming others, is to set about perfecting yourself.” B. R. Haydon
“What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself.” Thomas Sprat
“The highest purpose of intellectual cultivation is to give a man a perfect knowledge and mastery of his own inner self; to render our consciousness its own light and its own mirror.” Frederich Leopold von Hardenberg
“In this world man must either be anvil or hammer.” Henry W. Longfellow
“Many only learns in two ways, one by reading, and the other by association with smarter people.” Will Rogers
“The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.” Thomas Carlyle
“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anyone else expects of you.
Never excuse yourself.” Henry Ward Beecher
Want to join us on Quotable Sunday? Here are the basic and easy-to-follow rules…come on and join in, it’s fun! 😉
The rules (for newbies)
~Go to your blog and post one or more of your favorite quotes.
~Go to Toni’s and sign mister linky with the link to your post and then go visit the other participants and leave some comment love.
~Spread the word of course…we want lots of Quotes to read 🙂