Who is wise he that learns from

Who is wise?  He that learns from everyone.  Who is powerful?  He that governs his passions.  Who is rich?  He that is content.  Who is that?  Nobody.  ~Benjamin FranklinGCLE

Those who are quite satisfied sit still

Those who are quite satisfied sit still and do nothing; those who are not quite satisfied are the sole benefactors of the world.  ~Walter Savage LandorCUL

You never know till you try to

You never know till you try to reach them how accessible men are; but you must approach each man by the right door.  ~Henry Ward Beecher, Proverbs from Plymouth Pulpit, 1887PMB