Lord Chesterfield Quotes on time

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... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

I sometimes give myself admirable advice, but I am incapable of taking it... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels, who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others, will in general please them in you... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Politicians neither love nor hate. Interest, not sentiment, directs them... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Know the true value of time.. view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Custom has made dancing sometimes necessary for a young man.. view

By: Lord Chesterfield

The less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

Swift speedy time, feathered with flying hours, Dissolves the beauty of the fairest brow... view

By: Lord Chesterfield