Author Unknown

Author Unknown

When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words.

One thing you can give and still keep is your word.

The written word can be erased - not so with the spoken word.

Behind every successful man there are usually a lot of unsuccessful years.

Perpetual worry will get you to one place ahead of time - the cemetery.

The good Lord gave me a brain that works so fast that in one moment I can worry as much as it would take others a whole year to achieve.

It would take battalions of angels to protect us from our dreaded dangers, though in a long lifetime few of the dangers come to anything.

Before a man can wake up and find himself famous he has to wake up and find himself.

Make service your first priority, not success and success will follow.

If people did not prefer reaping to sowing, there would not be a hungry person in the land.

If the truth be known, most successes are built on a multitude of failures.

Every success is built on the ability to do better than good enough.

Replying to the tributes paid to him at a testimonial dinner, Herbert Bayard Swope said; \I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure. Try to please everybody.\""

The secret of success is to do all you can do without thought of success.

A little tact and wise management may often evade resistance, and carry a point, where direct force might be in vain.

Vacant minds must have their uses, yet it seems a pity to waste first-class bodies on them.

Some have half-baked ideas because their ideals are not heated up enough.

Thinking things has been done through the ages; knowing things remains to be done.

The brain that bubbles with phrases has hard work to collect its thoughts.

You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. You cannot escape the results of your thoughts.

The price is what you pay; the value is what you receive.

Early civilizations complained about still earlier ones, much as we do about both

Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted

Cheerfulness greases the axles of the world.

Our children seem to have wonderful taste, or none - depending, of course, on whether or not they agree with us.