Responsibility is the price of freedom.
Quote by Elbert Hubbard
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Elbert Hubbard Quotes
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
We work to become, not to acquire.
The highest reward that God gives us for good work is the ability to do better work.
Life in abundance comes only through great love.
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed - there's so little competition.
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
The only foes that threaten America are the enemies at home, and these are ignorance, superstition and incompetence.
Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
I became famous, I think, really because of the interpretation of other people's songs, way back when, and that's what I enjoy the most. And I'm a lazy bugger.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
The willow which bends to the tempest, often escapes better than the oak which resists it and so in great calamities, it sometimes happens that light and frivolous spirits recover their elasticity and presence of mind sooner than those of a loftier character.
War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.
An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than be debarred from talking of his own dear person.
Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.
I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.
We can't drive our SUVs and eat as much as we want and keep our homes on 72 degrees at all times... and then just expect that other countries are going to say OK. That's not leadership. That's not going to happen.
I think a good relationship is about collaboration.
Switzerland is a small, steep country, much more up and down than sideways, and is all stuck over with large brown hotels built on the cuckoo clock style of architecture.