The highest reward that God gives us for good work is the ability to do better work.
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He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.
The reason men oppose progress is not that they hate progress, but that they love inertia.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
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 does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.
The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.
Live truth instead of professing it.
It may happen sometimes that a long debate becomes the cause of a longer friendship. Commonly, those who dispute with one another at last agree.
I enjoy learning about different periods and people, and then taking what's universal about the human condition and seeing where it matches up. No matter where you are, certain things unite everybody.
Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.
No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish.
Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.
In many ways, history is marked as 'before' and 'after' Rosa Parks. She sat down in order that we all might stand up, and the walls of segregation came down.
All my friends' mothers were appalling women.
Now that virtually every career is an option for ambitious girls, it can no longer be considered regressive or reactionary to reintroduce discussion of marriage and motherhood to primary education. We certainly do not want to return to the simplistic duality of home economics classes for girls and wood shop for boys.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.