Category: character

What character could resent the knave for playing the part of the knave? —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

What character could 

resent the knave for playing 

the part of the knave? 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

“In peace there’s nothing so becomes a man as modest…

“In peace there’s nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.” – William Shakespeare

“The virtue of a man ought to be measured, not by his…

“The virtue of a man ought to be measured, not by his extraordinary exertions, but by his everyday conduct.” – Blaise Pascal

“I begin with the principle that all men are bores. Surely no…

“I begin with the principle that all men are bores. Surely no one will prove himself so great a bore as to contradict me in this.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“A man should be upright, not be kept upright.” – Marcus…

“A man should be upright, not be kept upright.” – Marcus Aurelius

“All find what they truly seek.” – C.S. Lewis

“All find what they truly seek.” – C.S. Lewis

“A man who does good, but does not enjoy doing good, is not a…

“A man who does good, but does not enjoy doing good, is not a good man.” – Aristotle

“The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you…

“The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.” – Socrates

“Just as one bird does not make a flock, nor one day a season,…

“Just as one bird does not make a flock, nor one day a season, so one action or a short time cannot make us happy.” – Aristotle

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