Author Unknown

Author Unknown

\Luck\" is a very good word if you put a P before it."

Luck always seems to be against the man who depends on it.

So live that your memories will be part of your happiness.

Nothing improves the memory more than trying to forget.

Like swift water an active mind never stagnates.

If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, just what does an empty desk mean?

Nature abhors a vacuum. When a head lacks brains, nature fills it with conceit.

One of the weaknesses of our age is our apparent inability to distinguish our need from our greed.

A good name, like good will, is attained by many actions and may be lost by one.

A man is getting along on the road to wisdom when he begins to realize that his opinion is just an opinion.

Opinions are the cheapest commodities in the world.

The deadliest contagion is majority opinion.

Procrastination is the grave in which opportunity is buried.

Many people seem to think that opportunity means a chance to get money without earning it.

Many of us have heard opportunity knocking at our door, but by the time we unhooked the chain, pushed back the bolt, turned two locks, and shuts off the burglar alarm - it was gone.

Few cases of eyestrain have been developed by looking on the bright side of things.

Children begin by loving their parents. As they grow older, they judge them. Sometimes they forgive them.

Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.

A patient man is one who can put up with himself.

The best way to end a war is not to begin it.

Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.

Peace may cost as much as war, but it is a better buy.

If you get up one time more than you fall, you will make it through.

Religion is a man using a divining rod. Philosophy is a man using a pick and shovel.

No poet sings because he must sing. At least no great poet does. A great poet sings because he chooses to sing.