Arnold H. Glasgow
Bryant H. McGill
Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Henry Ward Beecher
J. B. Priestley
Jerry B. Jenkins
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
Quotes by American authors
"There can be many different views of what Heaven is like, because Heaven is whatever makes each person eternally and fully happy"
"You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place"
"Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances"
"People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest"
"Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling"
"When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us"
"Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop"
"Do not just look at your boyfriend as just a boyfriend. Look at him as a friend, too"
"You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution"
"Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength"
"Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?"
"Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day"
"One who understands much displays a greater simplicity of character than one who understands little"
"Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child"
"Lord, I'm going to hold steady on to You and You've got to see me through"
"One advantage of marriage is that, when you fall out of love with him or he falls out of love with you, it keeps you together until you fall in again"
"We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities"
"Some people like to paint trees. I like to paint love. I find it more meaningful than painting trees"
"I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists"
"The world is full of abundance and opportunity, but far too many people come to the fountain of life with a sieve instead of a tank car... a teaspoon instead of a steam shovel. They expect little and as a result they get little"
"It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day"
"Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days"
"The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook"
"A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience"
"Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude"
"You can't drown yourself in drink. I've tried, you float"