John Collins Quotes

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Never claim as a right what you can ask as a favor.
— John Collins

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To ask advice is in nine cases out of ten to tout for flattery.

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To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
— John Collins

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Truth is the object of philosophy, but not always of philosophers.
— John Collins
In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.
— John Collins

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If men were as unselfish as women, women would very soon become more selfish than men.
— John Collins
Half our mistakes in life arise from feeling where we ought to think, and thinking where we ought to feel.
— John Collins
Half our mistakes in life arise from feeling when we ought to be thinking, and thinking when we ought to be feeling.
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