Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
A hotel isn't like a home, but it's better than being a house guest.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.
A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it.
Beware of the man who won't be bothered with details.
Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.
A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his obligations.
The tragedy is that so many have ambition and so few have ability
One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure
One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.
Don't let ambition get so far ahead that it loses sight of the job at hand
Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can
Business is always interfering with pleasure - but it makes other pleasures possible
Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age.
When lying, be emphatic and indignant, thus behaving like your children
Next to a sincere compliment, I think I like a well-deserved and honest rebuke
If we do not discipline ourselves the world will do it for us.
Let us resolve to do the best we can with what we've got
The rule for every worthwhile man is that no serious job ever shall receive less than his best thought and effort
The petty economics of the rich are just as amazing as the silly extravagances of the poor
Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers
Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn't stop to enjoy it.
Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you
Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles.
Many of our prayers were not answered, and for this we are now grateful