As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own
There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.Roger Ascham
Maurice Ashley is not only a chess grandmaster, but he is a grandmaster at story-telling. He knows how to get to get kids hooked on the strategies and complexities of chess. In an age where kids too often play video games that are like junk food for the brain, Maurice is getting kids to sharpen their minds and build their character through the ancient game of chess.maurice ashley
The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.Oscar Levant
Epicurean cooks sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite.william shakespeare
About the use of language: it is impossible to sharpen a pencil with a blunt axe. It is equally vain to try to do it with ten blunt axes instead.
Epicurean cooks sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite.
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