People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
— Bob Dylan

Well-behaved women seldom make history.
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich seldom quote

People seldom improve when they have no other model, but themselves to copy after.
— Oliver Goldsmith

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
— Benjamin Franklin

True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
— Charles Caleb Colton