Quotations On Conduct

  • I will govern my life, and my thoughts, as if the whole world were to see the one, and to read the other; for what does it signify to make anything a secret to my neighbor, when to God (who is the searcher of our hearts) all our privacies are open?—SENECA.
  • The integrity of men is to be measured by their conduct, not by their professions.—JUNIUS.
  • A man, like a watch, is to be valued for his manner of going. —WILLIAM PENN.

Have more than thou showest, 
Speak less than thou knowest, 
Lend less than thou owest, 
Learn more than thou trowest, 
Set less than thou throwest.
  • I would, God knows, in a poor woodman's hut Have spent my peaceful days, and shared my crust With her who would have cheer'd me, rather far Than on this throne; but being what I am, I'll be it nobly. —Joanna Baillie.