It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong.
There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it.
You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves.
What you do when you don’t have to, determined what you will be when you can no longer help it.
One of the greatest failings of today’s executive is his inability to do what he’s supposed to do.
In the dim background of our mind, we know what we ought to be doing, but somehow we cannot start. Every moment, we expect the spell to break, but it continues, pulse after pulse, and we float with it.
For if any be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is like a man beholding his natural face in a glass: for he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightaway forgetteth what manner of man he was.
I am not arguing with you – I am telling you.
A long dispute means that both parties are wrong.
Opposition inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.