Men are only as great as they are kind.
Quote by Elbert Hubbard
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Elbert Hubbard Quotes
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Every tyrant who has lived has believed in freedom for himself.
Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman as bad as she dares.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Life in abundance comes only through great love.
A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.
Often we can help each other most by leaving each other alone at other times we need the hand-grasp and the word of cheer.
The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it: so fine that we are often on the line and do not know it.
It's sad, actually, because my anxiety keeps me from enjoying things as much as I should at this age.
Pray thee, spare, thyself at times: for it becomes a wise man sometimes to relax the high pressure of his attention to work.
If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.
I experience a period of frightening clarity in those moments when nature is so beautiful. I am no longer sure of myself, and the paintings appear as in a dream.
Freedom is fragile and must be protected. To sacrifice it, even as a temporary measure, is to betray it.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
I spend a lot of time reading.
We pardon to the extent that we love.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
There's something about music that encourages people to want to know more about the person that made it, and where it was recorded, what year it was done, what they were listening to, and all this kind of stuff. There's something that invites all this obsessive behavior.