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A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of the world, for he knows read more

A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of the world, for he knows how to intersperse conversation with the former in fit places, and to recollect the latter on proper occasions

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Few maxims are true in every respect

Few maxims are true in every respect

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It is more trouble to make a maxim than it is to do right

It is more trouble to make a maxim than it is to do right

by Mark Twain Found in: Maxim Quotes,
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A man of maxims only, is like a cyclops with one eye, and that in the back of his head.

A man of maxims only, is like a cyclops with one eye, and that in the back of his head.

by Samuel Taylor Coleridge Found in: Maxim Quotes,
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When in reading we meet with any maxim that may be of use, we should take it for our own, read more

When in reading we meet with any maxim that may be of use, we should take it for our own, and make an immediate application of it, as we would of the advice of a friend whom we have purposely consulted

by Charles Caleb Colton Found in: Maxim Quotes,
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It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.

It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.

by Aristotle Found in: Maxim Quotes, Maxims Quotes,
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All maxims have their antagonist maxims; proverbs should be sold in pairs, a single one being but a half truth.

All maxims have their antagonist maxims; proverbs should be sold in pairs, a single one being but a half truth.

by William Mathews Found in: Maxim Quotes,
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Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.

Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.

by Denis Diderot Found in: Maxim Quotes,
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Maxims are the condensed good sense of nations.

Maxims are the condensed good sense of nations.

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