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Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.
Oh farmers, pray that your summers be wet and your winters clear.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, but the one most responsive to change.
Artillery adds dignity to what would otherwise be a vulgar brawl.
The wisest men follow their own direction.
The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
Never trust a computer you can[[#146]]t throw out a window.
Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.
We are on the other end of our own leash
When you win nothing hurts.
Grammar is the grave of letters.
Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.
Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The trouble-makers. The round heads in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status-quo. You can quote them. Disagree with them. Glorify, or vilify them. But the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough
to think they can change the world
Are the ones who do.
By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.
One can always trust to time. Insert a wedge of time and nearly everything straightens itself out.
Times change, and we change with them.
Change is inevitable. Change is constant.
Everything changes, nothing remains without change.
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Change occurs in direct proportion to dissatisfaction, but dissatisfaction never changes.
Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
People who wait for changes to occur on the outside before they commit to making changes on the inside will never make any changes at all.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Things don't change, but by and by our wishes change.
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job.
If a man like Malcolm X could change and repudiate racism, if I myself and other former Muslims can change, if young whites can change, then there is hope for America.
God give me the serenity to accept things which cannot be changed;Give me courage to change things which must be changed;And the wisdom to distinguish one from the other.
Technology does not drive change -- it enables change.
Everything changes but change.
Never change a winning game; always change a losing one.
People do no change with the times, they change the times.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
To change and change for the better are two different things
Change is the end result of all true learning. Change involves three things: First, a dissatisfaction with self -- a felt void or need; second, a decision to change to fill the void or need; and third, a conscious dedication to the process of growth and change -- the willful act of making the change, doing something.
I've met a few people who had to change their jobs in order to change their lives, but I've met many more people who merely had to change their motive to service in order to change their lives.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.
They always say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.
Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.
Astronomy is perhaps the science whose discoveries owe least to chance, in which human understanding appears in its whole magnitude, and through which man can best learn how small he is.
The aim of life is appreciation; there is no sense in not appreciating things; and there is no sense in having more of them if you have less appreciation of them.
The three most important factors in buying a home are, location, location, location!
Progress is a nice word, but change is its motivator and change has enemies.
We don't change what we are, we change what we think what we are.
Two basic rules of life: 1. Change is Inevitable 2. Everyone Resists Change. Remember this: When you are through changing... you're through.
Markets change, tastes change, so the companies and the individuals who choose to compete in those markets must change.
If one desires a change, one must be that change before that change can take place.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary not to change.
You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.
When it becomes more difficult to suffer than change -- then you will change.
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Anything that changes your values changes your behavior.
Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility. Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on its own dunghill and calling for larger spurs and brighter beaks. I fear that nationalism is one of England's many spurious gifts to the world.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.
How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams with its illusions, aspirations, dreams! Book of Beginnings, Story without End, Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend!
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name.
Prayer is less about changing the world than it is about changing ourselves.
I believe in Christianity as I believe in the rising sun; not because I see it, but by it I can see all else.
If we insist on keeping Hell (or even Earth) we shall not see Heaven: if we accept Heaven we shall not be able to retain even the smallest and most intimate souvenirs of Hell.
If you kneel before God, you will stand before men.
The church that is man-managed instead of God-governed is doomed to failure. A ministry that is college-trained but not Spirit-filled works no miracles.
While we often huddle in groups of like-minded people, those with faith blaze a trail that threatens all of our comfort zones. Faith offends the stationary.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
We can only change the world by changing men.
In a progressive country change is constant; change is inevitable.
We are restless because of incessant change, but we would be frightened if change were stopped.
Sometimes the answer to prayer is not that it changes life, but that it changes you.
What, then, is the true Gospel of consistency? Change. Who is the really consistent man? The man who changes. Since change is the law of his being, he cannot be consistent if he stick in a rut.
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
Believe, if thou wilt, that mountains change their place, but believe not that man changes his nature.
The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little.
If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results.
Use a gyroscope to demonstrate how, over time, we become fixed in our ways, personalities, and, as a mature person, psychologically resistant to change. With EFFORT, however, we can make changes. We are not today exactly what we were yesterday. We are almost imperceptibly different. We do change with time and we can control to an extent the direction of the changes.
Ninety-two percent of the stuff told you in confidence you couldn't get anyone else to listen to.
Give us the fortitude to endure the things which cannot be changed, and the courage to change the things which should be changed, ;and the wisdom to know one from the other.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
It destroys one's nerve to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Frank and explicit--that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.
Coalitions though successful have always found this, that their triumph has been brief.
Let the path be open to talent.
I have climbed to the top of the greasy pole!
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
Nostalgia: When you find the present tense and past perfect.
The past should be a springboard, not a hammock.
In youth one has tears without grief, in old age grief without tears.
Well has it been said that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak.
What a life! True life is elsewhere. We are not in the world.
Where a man can live, he can also live well.
Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals.
My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
There is no place in a fanatic's head where reason can enter.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before.
When it comes to finances, remember that there are no withholding taxes on the wages of sin.
It's hard to be funny when you have to be clean.
It ain't sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so long as you don't break any.
I never loved another person the way I loved myself.
It's not the men in my life that counts, it's the life in my men.
A man in love is like a clipped coupon -- it's time to cash in.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The future destiny of the child is always the work of the mother.
A people which is able to say everything becomes able to do everything.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
There are only two forces that unite men -- fear and interest.
You can say what you like about long dresses, but they cover a multitude of shins.