Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others.
Whatever is not nailed down is mine. What I can pry loose is not nailed down.
Collis P. Huntingdon
It is not helpful to help a friend by putting coins in his pockets when he has got holes in his pockets.
Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs.
Pearl Strachan Hurd
If we devote our time disparaging the products of our business rivals, we hurt business generally, reduce confidence, and increase discontent.
Edward N. Hurley
It takes a clever man to turn cynic and a wise man to be clever enough not to.
Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.
Zora Neale Hurston
Love, I find, is like singing. Everybody can do enough to satisfy themselves, though it may not impress the neighbors as being very much.
No matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you.
Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers to touch the heavens.
I have found it to be true that the older I've become the better my life has become.
Did you know that the White House drug test is multiple choice?
You could afford your house without the government if it weren't for the government.
If you commit a crime, you're guilty.
Poverty is not the root cause of crime.
The Los Angeles riots were not caused by the Rodney King verdict. The Los Angeles riots were caused by rioters.
If Thomas Jefferson thought taxation without representation was bad, he should see how it is with representation.
No nation ever taxed itself into prosperity.
Compassion is no substitute for justice.
The real being, with no status, is always going in and out through the doors of your face.
If you love the sacred and despise the ordinary, you are still bobbing in the ocean of delusion.
Good character is like a rubber ball -- thrown down hard -- it bounces right back. Good reputation is like a crystal ball -- thrown for gain -- shattered and cracked.
Linall Jr. A. L.
Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny.
A cul-de-sac to which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled.
John A. Lincoln
I'm afraid we have become a nation of plodders, who feel that all problems can be found in books and that the answers are on a certain page.
It is a characteristic of all movements and crusades that the psychopathic element rises to the top.
Authority has every reason to fear the skeptic, for authority can rarely survive in the face of doubt.
What a person wills and not what they know determines their worth or unworth, power or impotence, happiness or unhappiness.
Conformity, humility, acceptance... with these coins we are to pay our fares to paradise.
It's not necessarily the amount of time you spend at practice that counts; it's what you put into the practice.
If you think you can do it, you can.
Becoming a star may not be your destiny, but being the best that you can be is a goal that you can set for yourselves.
I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life's unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out against my blindness.
To live in mankind is far more than to live in a name.
Satan is neither omnipotent nor free to do everything he pleases. Prince of the world he may be, but the Prince of Peace has come and dealt him a death blow.
Regardless of the day or the hour; whether in seeming good times or bad, the Christian lives in the world for the good of the world and for the sake of the world.
Trouble is, kids feel they have to shock their elders and each generation grows up into something harder to shock.
Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.
Ignorance is a voluntary misfortune.
Just as certain selections of music will nourish your physical body and your emotional layer, so other musical works will bring greater health to your mind.
Hal A. Lingerman
While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, another is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.
Henry C. Link
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