Discretion is the better part of valor quotes

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The better part of valor is discretion, in the which better part I have saved my life.
Fashionable women regard themselves, and are regarded by men, as pretty toys or as mere instruments of pleasure; and the vacuity o ...
A best-seller is the gilded tomb of a mediocre talent.
But men labor under a mistake. The better part of the man is soon ploughed into the soil for compost. By a seeming fate, commonly ...
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
The charming landscape which I saw this morning is indubitably made up of some twenty or thirty farms. Miller owns this field, Loc ...
We belong to the community. It is not the tailor alone who is the ninth part of a man; it is as much the preacher, and the merchan ...
Since civilizing children takes the better part of two decades--some twenty years of nonstop thinking, nurturing, teaching, coaxin ...
The better part of valour is indiscretion.
Myth is the hidden part of every story, the buried part, the region that is still unexplored because there are as yet no words to ...
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