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ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

VillarinoJl: Lord Chesterfield: "[Common sense] is the best sense I know of."

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kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

BarbaraKayi: "Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it." --Lord Chesterfield

CandyFrank8: If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. - Lord Chesterfield

AncientWisdomHQ: "[Common sense] is the best sense I know of." - Lord Chesterfield

Sathishgillan: "Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it." --Lord Chesterfield

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Iamdcameron: You seem to want that Vivida vis animi with spurs and most me to please, to shine, two excel. Without the desire, and the paint necessary to be considerable, depend upon it, you never can be so. -Lord chesterfield

nissieonig: “Courts are, unquestionably, the seats of politeness and good breeding; were they not so, they would be the seats of slaughter and desolation. Those who now smile upon and embrace, would affront and stab, each other, if manners did not interpose…..” -Lord Chesterfield

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AficionadoMo: If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. -Lord Chesterfield-

alouibrahim92: "Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so." ‐- Lord Chesterfield

CWenceslao: "A man's own good breeding is the best security against other people's ill manners."- Lord Chesterfield HELLO KDECEMBER ONASAP

CWenceslao: "Manners must adorn knowledge, and smooth its way through the world. Like a great rough diamond, it may do very well in a closet by way of curiosity, and also for its intrinsic value."- Lord Chesterfield. HELLO KDECEMBER ONASAP

luzangela_EI: "Good manners are the settled medium of social, as specie is of commercial, life; returns are equally expected for both".-Lord Chesterfield-

GildagoldAmom: “The best way to compel weak-minded people to adopt our opinion, is to frighten them from all others, by magnifying their danger.” - Lord Chesterfield

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

mrtoughdev: Lord Chesterfield said "Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh."

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

teibpale: Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well. ~Lord Chesterfield

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

thequote: I recommend you take care of minutes, for hours will take care of themselves. - Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

PamWood16410403: “Be wiser than other people, if you can; but do not tell them so.” – Lord Chesterfield.

KFUOradio: Return to the Manger happens soon at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Chesterfield, MO. Hear about this wonderful experience to celebrate our Lord's birth!

Denali54647593: “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ Lord Chesterfield

runolfssonhfk: Lord Foulgrin's Letters Z19IS76

NBC12: “We’ve had laughs, we’ve had our struggles, our cries, but overall we’re just trusting in the Lord, and he’s getting us through it.”

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

rdean90275: Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison. - Lord Chesterfield

Khaled__Wael: "Be wiser than other people if you can; but don't tell them so." Lord Chesterfield said these words to his son when teaching him about dealing with people.

OliviaGaines: Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison. - Lord Chesterfield

InfluenceWins: As Lord Chesterfield said to his son: Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so.

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

jgehrwashere: Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison. - Lord Chesterfield

KenAyu_RG: Swift speedy time, feathered with flying hours, Dissolves the beauty of the fairest brow. -Lord Chesterfield RALPHGAIL LigayaNgIsatIsa

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

AlexanderBraind: 'If at a ball, a supper, or a party of pleasure, a man were to be solving, in his own mind, a problem in Euclid, he would be a very bad companion, and make a very poor figure in that company': thus Lord Chesterfield to his son, writing in the 1740s.

alexpotato: 65. On being learned: “Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked.” -Lord Chesterfield to his son

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

vanschneider: “The difference between a man of sense and a fop is that the fop values himself upon his dress; and the man of sense laughs at it, at the same time he knows he must not neglect it.” —LORD CHESTERFIELD

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

jaynaiknavare: Choose your pleasures for yourself, and do not let them be imposed upon you. - Lord Chesterfield

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

HarryHolt1791: Lord Chesterfield ‘pen sparring’

porschevzw: My name is Lord Chesterfield. Got it.

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

ashokatluri: Letter writing and letter closing have evolved over a period of time. Arguably, the most famous letter ever written was the one Dr Johnson wrote to Lord Chesterfield. The closing of the letter is “My Lord, Your lordship's most humble, most obedient servant, SAM. JOHNSON” 1/n

ashokatluri: Johnson was a very proud person. He was keen to write a dictionary. It was suggested that he approach Lord Chesterfield. Inspite of all his pride, he reluctantly approached Lord Chesterfield. In fact, he went there many times but didn’t receive any help from Chesterfield. 2/n

CharlesAFrancis: “In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it – thou art a fool.” ~ Lord Chesterfield

LCPL2012: Lord Wavertree Cup - Fixtures 19 November Forefield v Marshall's U21s - 1pm - Chesterfield High School MSB Woolton 3rd v Edge Hill BCOB - 1.15pm - Simpson Hub FC BRNESC v Granby Toxteth Athletic - 2pm - The Railway Club Melling Rd Aintree

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

LukeHDavis: And what can we encounter about the mercy of Christ toward sinners such as us? This is what we find tomorrow on Christ the King Sunday as we meet our Lord in Word and at Table. Draw near to God with us at the Church of the Resurrection (1330 Schoettler Road; Chesterfield, MO)

EyauukArt: If you have an hour, will you not improve that hour, instead of idling it away? - Lord Chesterfield

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

AnecdotalWisdom: Politician Lord Chesterfield’s last visitor was his god son and protege, Solomon Dayrolles. With the passion for politeness that had governed his life, the dying man roused himself to instruct a servant, “Give Dayrolles a chair.” These were, we are told, his final words.

simpreneurship: "Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request." — Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

GrandsonNeeder: George Whitefield had such a gift for preaching/oratory that even hardened sinners and cynics were captivated by his style. Lord Chesterfield, of the Letters to His Son, once heard Whitefield compare a sinner to a man walking near the edge of a cliff...

ajatt: "A man of sense is never discouraged by difficulties; he redoubles his industry and his diligence, he perseveres, and infallibly prevails at last." Lord Chesterfield

PeakHegemony: “Courts are, unquestionably, the seats of politeness and good breeding; were they not so, they would be the seats of slaughter and desolation. Those who now smile upon and embrace, would affront and stab, each other, if manners did not interpose..” - Lord Chesterfield 1694-1773.

edwardW2: this respect was certainly not practised in Europe; Lord Chesterfield, writing in the 18thc. mentioned a man buying a cheap edn of Horace, which he read on the toilet, and used the read pages as toilet paper

RAMSEYUNKNOWN: " Take care of the minutes, and the hours will take care of themselves." Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

juanwitt: It is an easy thing for one whose foot is on the outside of calamity to give advice and to rebuke the sufferer. - Aeschylus Advice is seldom welcome, and those who "need" it the most, like it the least. - Lord Chesterfield

pos_indonesia: In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool. - Lord Chesterfield

ChesterfieldVa: Over the years, Ms. Howe has graced the county with many different portraits reflecting the county’s history, including all Clerks of the Court (hanging at the courthouse), Lord Chesterfield, Patrick Henry, “Argyle,” the horse of Col. Johnson and other notable works.

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

LivyNigwes: Be wiser than people if you can, but do not tell them so - Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

pos_indonesia: In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool. - Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

FaziiSh2: “If you are not in fashion, you are nobody.” — Lord Chesterfield PRIYANKA OWNS BB16

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

CandyFrank8: If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. - Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

DerbyshireACF: What a lovely photo of the two of you! Cpl Massa, Derbyshire ACF’s Lord Lieutenant’s Cadet attending the Remembrance Service at Chesterfield this afternoon.

pos_indonesia: In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool. - Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

welfordwrites: Be wiser than other people, if you can, but do not tell them so. Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

mobiquotes: History is: Fables agreed upon - Voltaire The biography of a few stout and earnest persons - Ralph Waldo Emerson A vast Mississippi of falsehood - Matthew Arnold A confused heap of facts - Lord Chesterfield A cyclic poem written by time upon the memories of man -

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

Stephen_Groner: Be wiser than other people if you can, but do not tell them so. - Lord Chesterfield

ryujoonwooh: [명언]Common sense is the best sense I know of. (Lord Chesterfield

kumi__69: "As Lord Chesterfield said of the generals of his day, 'I only hope that when the enemy reads the list of their names, he trembles as I do.' " - Duke of Wellington

AnecdotalWisdom: Addressing the House of Lords on some knotty issue, Lord Chesterfield observed, “We, my lords, may thank heaven that we have something better than our brains to depend upon.”



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