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Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "We often pretend to fear what we really despise, and more often despise what we really fear."

We often pretend to fear what we really despise, and more often despise what we really fear.




Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "He that has energy enough to root out a vice should go further and try to plant a virtue in its place."

He that has energy enough to root out a vice should go further and try to plant a virtue in its place.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "A house may draw visitors but it is the possessor alone that can detain them."

A house may draw visitors but it is the possessor alone that can detain them.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "We hate some persons because we do not know them and will not know them because we hate them."

We hate some persons because we do not know them and will not know them because we hate them.




Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "That cowardice is incorrigible which the love of power cannot overcome."

That cowardice is incorrigible which the love of power cannot overcome.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are."

He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later."

The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later.




Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "When you have nothing to say, say nothing."

When you have nothing to say, say nothing.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice more drunkards than thirst and perhaps as many suicides as despair."

Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice more drunkards than thirst and perhaps as many suicides as despair.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner."

Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Friendship often ends in love. But love in friendship never."

Friendship often ends in love. But love in friendship never.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "To write what is worth publishing, to find honest people to publish it, and get sensible people to read it, are the three great difficulties in being an author."

To write what is worth publishing, to find honest people to publish it, and get sensible people to read it, are the three great difficulties in being an author.




Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Success seems to be that which forms the distinction between confidence and conceit."

Success seems to be that which forms the distinction between confidence and conceit.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Body and mind like man and wife do not always agree to die together."

Body and mind like man and wife do not always agree to die together.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Happiness ... leads none of us by the same route."

Happiness ... leads none of us by the same route.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "We owe almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed but to those who have differed."

We owe almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed but to those who have differed.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "There are three modes of bearing the ills of life: by indifference by philosophy and by religion."

There are three modes of bearing the ills of life: by indifference by philosophy and by religion.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "There is a paradox in pride: it makes some men ridiculous but prevents others from becoming so."

There is a paradox in pride: it makes some men ridiculous but prevents others from becoming so.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility."

The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Our admiration of fine writing will always be in proportion to its real difficulty and its apparent ease."

Our admiration of fine writing will always be in proportion to its real difficulty and its apparent ease.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Courage is generosity of the highest order for the brave are prodigal of the most precious things."

Courage is generosity of the highest order for the brave are prodigal of the most precious things.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route."

Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "To be obliged to beg our daily happiness from others bespeaks a more lamentable poverty than that of him who begs his daily bread."

To be obliged to beg our daily happiness from others bespeaks a more lamentable poverty than that of him who begs his daily bread.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "True contentment depends not upon what we have a tub was large enough for Diogenes but a world was too little for Alexander."

True contentment depends not upon what we have a tub was large enough for Diogenes but a world was too little for Alexander.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "It is good to act as if. It is even better to grow to the point where it is no longer an act."

It is good to act as if. It is even better to grow to the point where it is no longer an act.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Wealth ... is a relative thing since he that has little and wants less is richer than he that has much but wants more."

Wealth ... is a relative thing since he that has little and wants less is richer than he that has much but wants more.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Mystery is not profoundness."

Mystery is not profoundness.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "True friendhip is like sound health: the value of it is seldom know until it is lost."

True friendhip is like sound health: the value of it is seldom know until it is lost.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "The three great apostles of practical atheism that make converts without persecuting and retain them without preaching are Wealth Health and Power."

The three great apostles of practical atheism that make converts without persecuting and retain them without preaching are Wealth Health and Power.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "There are three modes of bearing the ills of life: by indifference by philosophy and by religion."

There are three modes of bearing the ills of life: by indifference by philosophy and by religion.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Men will wrangle for religion write for it fight for it die for it anything but live for it."

Men will wrangle for religion write for it fight for it die for it anything but live for it.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Did universal charity prevail earth would be a heaven and hell a fable."

Did universal charity prevail earth would be a heaven and hell a fable.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Patience is the support of weakness impatience the ruin of strength."

Patience is the support of weakness impatience the ruin of strength.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "The present time has one advantage over every other - it is our own."

The present time has one advantage over every other - it is our own.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Liberty will not descend to a people. A people must raisethemselves to liberty. It is a blessing that must be earned before it can be enjoyed."

Liberty will not descend to a people. A people must raisethemselves to liberty. It is a blessing that must be earned before it can be enjoyed.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "We are sure to be losers when we quarrel with ourselves it is civil war."

We are sure to be losers when we quarrel with ourselves it is civil war.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field than their own hearts in their closet."

To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field than their own hearts in their closet.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "In life we shall find many men that are great, and some that are good, but very few men that are both great and good."

In life we shall find many men that are great, and some that are good, but very few men that are both great and good.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Law and equity are two things which God has joined, but which man has put asunder."

Law and equity are two things which God has joined, but which man has put asunder.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes."

Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "I have found by experience that they who have spent all their lives in cities improve their talents but impair their virtues and strengthen their minds but weaken their morals."

I have found by experience that they who have spent all their lives in cities improve their talents but impair their virtues and strengthen their minds but weaken their morals.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "He that has never suffered extreme adversity knows not the full extent of his own depravation."

He that has never suffered extreme adversity knows not the full extent of his own depravation.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "most men know what they hate few what they love"

most men know what they hate few what they love



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Most of our misfortunes are comments of our friends upon them."

Most of our misfortunes are comments of our friends upon them.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power."

Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Happiness that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life impels us through all its mazes and meanderings but leads none of us by the same route."

Happiness that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life impels us through all its mazes and meanderings but leads none of us by the same route.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "The man of pleasure by a vain attempt to be more happy than any man can be is often more miserable than most men."

The man of pleasure by a vain attempt to be more happy than any man can be is often more miserable than most men.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "If you cannot inspire a woman with love of you fill her above the brim with love of herself all that runs over will be yours."

If you cannot inspire a woman with love of you fill her above the brim with love of herself all that runs over will be yours.



Charles Caleb Colton Quotes: "Human foresight often leaves its proudest possessor only a choice of evils."

Human foresight often leaves its proudest possessor only a choice of evils.