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A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
American industrialist 1863-1947+14
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.
American arts, writer 1923-+2
A good cause can become bad if we fight for it with means that are indiscriminately murderous. A bad cause can become good if enough people fight for it in a spirit of comradeship and self-sacrifice. In the end it is how you fight, as much as why you fight, that makes your cause good or bad.
American poet 1874-1963+2
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
American producer 1901-1966+2
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
American industrialist 1863-1947+1
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.Source: News Journal (3 August 1965)
Ralph Waldo Trine
A miracle is nothing more or less than this. Anyone who has come into a knowledge of his true identity, of his oneness with the all-pervading wisdom and power, this makes it possible for laws higher than the ordinary mind knows of to be revealed to him.
English poet 1714-1763+1
A poet that fails in writing becomes often a morose critic. The weak and insipid white wine makes at length excellent vinegar.
American philosopher 1842-1910+1
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
American literary critic, novelist, and short story writer 1916-2007+1
Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900+1
Christianity makes suffering contagious.
American statesman 1809-1865+1
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616+1
Death makes no conquest of this conqueror: For now he lives in fame, though not in life.