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Order Quotes


These are some of the best 'Order' quotations and sayings.

A place for everything, everything in its place.

Desultoriness may often be the mark of a full head; connection must proceed from a thoughtful one.

Good order is the foundation of all good things.

Have a place for everything and have everything in its place.

Have a time and place for everything, and do everything in its time and place, and you will not only accomplish more, but have far more leisure than those who are always hurrying.

He who has no taste for order, will be often wrong in his judgment, and seldom considerate or conscientious in his actions.

I am orderly out of spirit of idleness, to save myself the trouble of looking after things.

Order is a lovely nymph, the child of beauty and wisdom; her attendants are comfort, neatness, and activity; her abode is the valley of happiness: she is always to be found when sought for, and never appears so lovely as when contrasted with her opponent, disorder.

Order is heaven's first law.

Order is the sanity of the mind, the health of the body, the peace of the city, the security of the state. - As the beams to a house, as the bones to the body, so is order to all things.

Order means light and peace, inward liberty and free command over one's self; order is power.

Set all things in their own peculiar place, and know that order is the greatest grace.

Set thine house in order.

The heavens themselves, the planets, and this centre, observe degree, priority and place, insisture, course, proportion, season, form, office, and custom, in all line of order.

There are persons who are never easy unless they are putting your books and papers in order - that is according to their notions of the matter - and hiding things, lest they should be lost, where neither the owner nor anybody else can find them. If anything is left where you want it, it is called litter. There is a pedantry in housewifery, as well as in the gravest concerns. One complained that whenever his maid-servant had been in his library, he could not get comfortably to work again, for several days.

We do not keep the outward form of order, where there is deep disorder in the mind.