I don’t blame you one iota for feeling as you do. If I were you I would undoubtedly feel just as you do.”(…) You can say that and be 100 percent sincere, because if you were the other person you, of course, would feel just as he does (…) Suppose you had inherited the same...
Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today.
Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so.
you can measure the size of a person by what makes him or her angry
Live an active life among people who are doing worthwhile things, keep eyes and ears and mind and heart open to absorb truth, and then tell of the things you know, as if you know them. The world will listen, for the world loves nothing so much as real life.
The difference between appreciation and flattery? That is simple. One is sincere and the other insincere. One comes from the heart out; the other from the teeth out. One is unselfish; the other selfish. One is universally admired; the other universally condemned.
Even god doesn’t propose to judge a man till his last days, why should you and I?
Students of public speaking continually ask, “How can I overcomeself-consciousness and the fear that paralyzes me before anaudience?”Did you ever notice in looking from a train window that somehorses feed near the track and never even pause to look up at thethundering cars, while just ahead at the next railroad crossing afarmer’s wife will be...
Success is getting what you want..Happiness is wanting what you get.