A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page.
Doubt is an incentive to truth, and patient inquiry leadeth the way.
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within the hearing of little children tends toward the formation of character.
Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.
Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.
Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is divine.
Preaching is to much avail, but practice is far more effective. A godly life is the strongest argument you can offer the skeptic.
Pretension almost always overdoes the original, and hence exposes itself.