Charles Buxton - Quotes

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In life, as in chess, forethought wins. ---->>>

Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. ---->>>

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it. ---->>>

Success soon palls. The joyous time is when the breeze first strikes your sails, and the waters rustle under your bows. ---->>>

The first duty to children is to make them happy. If you have not made them so, you have wronged them. No other good they may get can make up for that. ---->>>

If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor. ---->>>

The rule in carving holds good as to criticism; never cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon. ---->>>

You must never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it. ---->>>

Silence is sometimes the severest criticism. ---->>>

To make pleasures pleasant shortens them. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: November 18, 1823
Die: August 10, 1871
Occupation: Public Servant

Charles Buxton (18 November 1823 – 10 August 1871) was an English brewer, philanthropist, writer and member of Parliament. Buxton was born in Cobham, Surrey, the third son of Sir Thomas Buxton, 1st Baronet, a notable brewer, MP and social reformer, and followed in his father's footsteps, becoming a partner in the brewery of Truman, Hanbury, Buxton, & Co in Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London, and then an MP (wikipedia)