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
Famous quotes by Presidents
"Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old"
"Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition"
"I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice"
"I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each and every day"
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be"
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right"
"No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent"
"What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself"
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today"
"Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail. Without it, nothing can succeed"
"With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds"
"Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally"
"Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves"
"This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it"
"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle"
"That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well"
"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves"
"The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him"
"The time comes upon every public man when it is best for him to keep his lips closed"
"To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men"
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time"
"No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar"
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem"
"I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong"
"When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say"
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure"
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance"
"The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend"
"Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure"
"I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts"