Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
If a man cannot be a Christian in the place where he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere.
God asks no man whether he will accept life. That is not the choice. You must take it. The only choice is how.
Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Any law that takes hold of a man's daily life cannot prevail in a community, unless the vast majority of the community are actively in favor of it. The laws that are the most operative are the laws which protect life.
A man is a fool who sits looking backward from himself in the past. Ah! what shallow, vain conceit there is in man! Forget the things that are behind. That is not where you live. Your roots are not there. They are in the present; and you should reach up into the other life.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.
A Christian is nothing but a sinful man who has put himself to school for Christ for the honest purpose of becoming better.
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down, provided it is the right temptation, put in the right spot.
Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends.
Heaven will be inherited by every man who has heaven in his soul.
It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with every other man, but that every man shall have liberty to be what God made him, without hindrance.
The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.
There are a great many doors open; but a door must be of a man's size or it is not meant for him.