"The example you set has more impact than the words you speak."
"I've learned that children's eyes observe more than there ears ever hear and the example we set for them determines their actions."
"Example is contagious behavior."
"Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other."
"People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy after."
"Example is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh."
Rev. R. Cecil
"Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means."
"Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it's the only thing."
"The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example."
"Every word that judges value is circular. 'Good' is 'right' is 'proper' is 'just' is 'good'. But check the examples, and they're not circular at all: Every one says 'makes me happy'."
"Every father should remember that one day his son will follow his example instead of his advice."
"He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other."
"Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age."
"Example is better than following it."
"Everyone is bound to bear patiently the results of his own example."
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