No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it.
The manner of giving is worth more than the gift
Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is worth more.
One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters.
When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We have allowed someone else to determine our worth,?and then we are angry at being undervalued.
History is more or less bunk. It's tradition. We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's damn is the history we make today.
A day, an hour, of virtuous liberty Is worth a whole eternity in bondage.
Money is like manure; it's not worth a thing unless it's spread around encouraging young things to grow.
One failure is worth seven and a half successes
He who understands you is greater kin to you than your own brother. For even your own kindred neither understand you nor know your true worth.
There is no such thing as absolute value in this world. You can only estimate what a thing is worth to you.
Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life.
A husband & wife in Montana make it a point not to argue over anything not worth arguing about. Of course, this leads to some dandy fights over whether or not a subject is worthwhile.
An ounce of facts is worth a ton of arguments.
A picture is worth a thousand words; a slide show is both.
Young people must learn that none of the exciting and entertaining fun things are worth it if they take you off the path that will lead you back home to your Heavenly Father.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. . . . It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.
Worry not that no one knows of you; seek to be worth knowing.
A problem not worth praying about is not worth worrying about.
I refuse to spend my life worrying about what I eat. There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.
Human rights rest on human dignity. The dignity of man is an ideal worth fighting for and worth dying for.
The writer's only responsibility is to his art. He will be completely ruthless if he is a good one... If a writer has to rob his mother, he will not hesitate; the Ode on a Grecian Urn is worth any number of old ladies.
Any writer worth the name is always getting into one thing or getting out of another thing.