Practice is everythingThis is often misquoted as Practice makes perfect.
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice In practice, there is.
In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.
Practice doesn't make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is.
More men have become great through practice than by nature.
By nature, men are nearly alike by practice, they get to be wide apart.
Here's a rule I recommend Never practice two vices at once.
Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive
Practice no vice because it's trivial... Neglect no virtue because it's so.
Knowledge is vain and fruitless which is not reduced to practice.
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of putting it into practice.
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.
Do not let your deeds belie your words, lest when you speak in church someone may say to himself, 'Why do you not practice what you preach'
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar a practice which is still continued.
When I was little, my grandfather used to make me stand in a closet for five minutes without moving. He said it was elevator practice.
As long as there are human beings, there will be the idea of brotherhood and an almost total inability to practice it.
He who knoweth the precepts by heart, but faileth to practice them, Is like unto one who lighteth a lamp and then shutteth his eyes.
It is possible by long continued practice, not merely in lying, but in talking on subjects in which we have no real interest, not to know when we are sincere and when we are not.
An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots.
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves.
It is obvious that 'obscenity' is not a term capable of exact legal definition in the practice of the Courts, it means 'anything that shocks the magistrate.'
The shortest and surest way to live with honour in the world, is to be in reality what we would appear to be and if we observe, we shall find, that all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice of them.