A slender acquaintance with the world, must convince every man, that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends; and that the most liberal professions of good-will are far from being the surest marks of it.
Is not old wine wholesomest, old pippins toothsomest, old wood burn brightest, old linen wash whitest? Old soldiers, sweetheart, are surest, and old lovers are soundest.john webster
To promise not to do a thing is the surest way in the world to make a body want to go and do that very thing.mark twain
Holy Communion is the shortest and safest way to Heaven. There are others: innocence, but that is for little children; penance, but we are afraid of it; generous endurance of trials of life, but when they come we weep and ask to be. The surest, easiest, shortest way is the Eucharist.pope pius x
The readiest and surest way to get rid of censure, is to correct ourselves.demosthenes
The surest guide to the correctness of the path that women take is joy in the struggle. Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.Germaine Greer