More From Charles Kingsley
- "Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and content, and a hundred virtues which the idle will never know."
- "A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults."
- "It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means."
More In Men
- "The wish to acquire more is admittedly a very natural and common thing; and when men succeed in this they are always praised rather than condemned. But when they lack the ability to do so and yet want to acquire more at all costs, they deserve condemnation for their mistakes."― Niccolo Machiavelli
- "Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way."― Aristotle
- "I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death."― Thomas Hobbes