“What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed?”
There are no great men. There are only great challenges, which ordinary men like you and me are forced by circumstances to meet.
William Frederick Halsey Jr.,
Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.
“Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots.”
Frank A. Clark
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
The best measure of a man’s honesty isn’t his income tax return. It’s the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
Arthur C. Clarke
Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother.
“If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it.”
“I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.”
“To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.”