Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
Be very circumspect in the choice of thy company. In the society of thy equals thou shalt enjoy more pleasure; in the society of thy superiors thou shalt find more profit. To be the best of the company is the way to grow worse; the best means to grow better is to be the worst there.
Edit this quote...

Francis Quarles

Francis Quarles (8 May 1592 – 8 September 1644) was an English poet most famous for his Emblem book aptly entitled Emblems.

All Francis Quarles quotes | Francis Quarles Books

★ FAVORITE (0 votes)


Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Francis Quarles quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


"Francis Quarles Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Nov. 2015. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/45923>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.