20 Total Quotes

Charles Warner Quotes

I am convinced that the majority of people would be generous from selfish motives, if they had the opportunity.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

Mud-pies gratify one of our first and best instincts. So long as we are dirty, we are pure.
Charles Warner
#Purity

There is no such thing as absolute value in this world. You can only estimate what a thing is worth to you.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

Happy is said to be the family which can eat onions together. They are, for the time being, separate, from the world, and have a harmony of aspiration.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

Public opinion is stronger than the legislature, and nearly as strong as the ten commandments
Charles Warner
#Commandment

Goodness comes out of people who bask in the sun, as it does out of a sweet apple roasted before the fire
Charles Warner
#Apple

People always overdo the matter when they attempt deception.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.
Charles Warner
#Simplicity

Regrets are idle; yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

There isn't a wife in the world who has not taken the exact measure of her husband, weighed him and settled him in her own mind, and knows him as well as if she had ordered him after designs and specifications of her own.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

We are half ruined by conformity, but we should be wholly ruined without it
Charles Warner
#Conformity

No man but feels more of a man in the world if he have a bit of ground that he can call his own. However small it is on the surface, it is four thousand miles deep; and that is a very handsome property.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

Perhaps nobody ever accomplishes all that he feels lies in him to do; but nearly every one who tries his power touches the walls of his being.
Charles Warner
#Possibilities

The wise man does not permit himself to set up even in his own mind any comparisons of his friends. His friendship is capable of going to extremes with many people, evoked as it is by many qualities.
Charles Warner
#Friends Or Friendship

It is fortunate that each generation does not comprehend its own ignorance. We are thus enabled to call our ancestors barbarous.
Charles Warner
#Generations #Ancestors

Politics makes strange bed-fellows.
Charles Warner
#Bed

There was never a nation great until it came to the knowledge that it had nowhere in the world to go for help
Charles Warner
#Knowledge

No one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist

A great artist can paint a great picture on a small canvas.
Charles Warner
#American Journalist