By continually scolding someone, they in time become accustomed to it and despise your reproof.
— Proverbs

reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard work, how much less a nation.
Thomas Carlyle reform quote

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Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits.
— Mark Twain

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
— Andrew Young

To free a person from error is to give, and not to take away.
— reform quotation by Arthur Schopenhauer