shadowmaus - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Give help rather than advice.]]> <![CDATA[When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.]]> <![CDATA[A genius can't be forced; nor can you make an ape an alderman.]]> <![CDATA[The king is the man who can.]]> <![CDATA[They are able because they think they are able.]]> <![CDATA[Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.]]> <![CDATA[We all have ability. The difference is how we use it.]]> <![CDATA[Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.]]> <![CDATA[You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.]]> <![CDATA[Absence and a friendly neighbor washes away love.]]> <![CDATA[Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.]]> <![CDATA[Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.]]> <![CDATA[To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.]]> <![CDATA[Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one.]]> <![CDATA[The worst men often give the best advice.]]> <![CDATA[I do not think that there are any men who are faithful to their wives.]]> <![CDATA[No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.]]> <![CDATA[Man cannot live by incompetence alone.]]> <![CDATA[It's pretty hard to be efficient without being obnoxious.]]> <![CDATA[It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test.]]> <![CDATA[Words can sting like anything, but silence breaks the heart.]]> <![CDATA[The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.]]> <![CDATA[The only one who is wiser than anyone is everyone.]]> <![CDATA[If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.]]> <![CDATA[I base my calculations on the expectation that luck will be against me]]> <![CDATA[Ability without honor is useless.]]> <![CDATA[Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imagination, rarely.]]> <![CDATA[Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study.]]> <![CDATA[When my horse is running good, I don't stop to give him sugar.]]> <![CDATA[Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.]]> <![CDATA[The really unhappy person is the one who leaves undone what they can do, and starts doing what they don't understand; no wonder they come to grief.]]> <![CDATA[There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.]]> <![CDATA[Ability is of little account without opportunity.]]> <![CDATA[Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing.]]> <![CDATA[False friends are worse than bitter enemies.]]>