Wise Sayings: Letter C

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    Wise Sayings


    Character building begins in infancy and continues until death.
    Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
    Character is easier kept than recovered.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: English
    Character is habit long continued.

    Source: Greek
    Character is habit long continued.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: Greek
    Charge nothing and you'll get a lot of customers.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charity and pride have different aims, yet both feed the poor.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charity begins at home.
    Author: Tobias George Smollett
    Charity covers a multitude of sins.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charity covers a multitude of sins.
    Source: Bible
    Charity excuseth not cheating.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charity gives itself rich, covetousness hoards itself poor.

    Source: German
    Charity sees the need, not the cause.

    Source: German
    Charity well regulated begins at home.

    Source: Spanish
    Charm is more than beauty.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charm is stronger than beauty.

    Source: Maltese
    Chasten thy son while there is hope.

    Source: Maltese
    Chastise a good child, that it may not grow bad, and a bad one, that it may not grow worse.

    Source: Danish
    Chastise one that is worthless, and he will presently hate you.

    Source: Spanish
    Chastise the good and he will mend, chastise the bad and he will grow worse.

    Source: Italian
    Chastise the good man, he will grow better; chastise the bad, and he will grow worse.

    Source: Portuguese
    Cheap meat never makes a good soup.

    Source: Azerbaijani
    Cheap things are not good, good things are not cheap.

    Source: Chinese
    Cheat the earth and the earth will cheat you.

    Source: Chinese
    Cheating is more honourable than stealing.

    Source: German
    Cheating is the chapman's cart and plough.

    Source: German
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