The question before the human race is, whether the God of nature shall govern the world by his own laws, or whether priests and kings shall rule it by fictitious miracles.
A mistake at least proves that somebody stopped talking long enough to DO something.
We don't make mistakes, we only have happy accidents.
MISTAKES are the stepping stones that lead to future accomplishments.
There is nothing wrong with making mistakes. Just don't respond with errors.
Make the mistakes of yesterday your lessons for today.
Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published every day, like those of a baseball player.
It speaks volumes for a person that when placed in quite different situations, they display the same spirit of moderation.
Even moderation ought not to be practiced to excess.
I am a horrible visual artist. I can't fix a car, sew, knit, cook, etc. Statistically, there is more I don't do than do.
Act as though you cannot fail but keep a humble spirit.
I remember the mentoring experiences of some teachers that I had, like a second term home room teacher in public school that really was very helpful to me.
Sanford I. Weill
It's always well to be the smartest thinker, but is won't get you very far unless you're the plainest talker.
Profits are an opinion, cash is a fact.
Revenue is vanity... margin is sanity... cash is king.
People of small caliber are always carping. They are bent on showing their own superiority, their knowledge or prowess or good breeding.
Van Wyck Brooks
Money can't buy health, happiness, or what it did last year.
Money talks and often just says, Good Bye.
Money will buy a bed but not sleep; books but not brains; food but not appetite; finery but not beauty; a house but not a home; medicine but not health; luxuries but not culture; amusements but not happiness; religion but not salvation; a passport to everywhere but heaven.
Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms.
Once upon a time only Washington's face was on our money, now Washington's hands are on it too.
Money doesn't always bring happiness. A man with ten million dollars is no happier than a man with nine million dollars.
Money can't buy happiness; it can, however, rent it.
If you're going to lend money make sure somebody else is around. If you're going to give money make sure nobody else is around.
Anyone can be great with money. With money, greatness is not a talent but an obligation. The trick is to be great without money.
Many people convince themselves if it is economically necessary, it's morally right. That's not always the case.
Mother-in-law: A woman who destroys her son-in-law's peace of mind by giving him a piece of hers.
A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
We must treasure the achievers of our land because it's they who raise the sights of all the others.
Better to see the face than to hear the name.
My family and friends treat me as they always have.
Need is the driving force, Need makes people better -- luck only makes them worse.
Love thy neighbor but keep your high.
Goodness and hard work are rewarded with respect.
Past tense means you used to be nervous.
If a dad does his job, we don't need prisons, we don't need jails. That's what I saw growing up.
Flash'd from his bed the electric tidings came, he is no better, he is much the same.
Today's news was published by word of mouth in the streets of ancient Athens.
Obedience is a word and concept from which the valiant look for their deliverance.
One column of truth cannot hold an institution of ideas from falling into ignorance. It is wiser that a person of prudence and purpose save his strength for battles that can be won.
Bryant H. McGill
Obedience without faith is possible, but not faith without obedience.
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