Quote – Everyone according to their talent

French

A chacun selon sa capacité, à chaque capacité selon ses œuvres

English Translation

Everyone according to [their] talent, and every talent according to its works.

–French Proverb

Quote – Actions Speak

Actions speak louder than words.

— Proverb

Quote – Heaven hides the book of fate

Heaven from all creatures hides the book of fate, All but the page prescribed—their present state.

— Alexander Pope

Related References

Quote – A person that loveth a book

[A person] that loveth a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter.

— Isaac Barrow

Quote – Good books, like good friends

Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen, the more select the more enjoyable.

— Amos Bronson Alcott

Quote – God defend me

God defend me from the man of one book.

— Proverb

Quote – When books fail us

Experience converts us to ourselves when books fail us.

— Amos Bronson Alcott