Posted by: Anne | April 9, 2008

quotes, wit and wisdom

The man who sings his own praises almost always gets the wrong pitch.

People may doubt what you say, but they will always believe what you do.

Smart people speak from experience, but smarter people from experience, don’t speak.

I’ve suffered a great many catastrophes in my life. Most of them never happened.

“The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.” – Will Rogers

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a gift to be enjoyed.” – Joseph P. Dooley

“It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” – Henry Ford

“A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.” – Doug Larson

“Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.” – Dr. Jon Olson

“Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.” – Josh Billings

“Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.” – Winston Churchill


  1. What a great collection of quotes, thanks for posting.

  2. Thank you for visiting – and for commenting!

  3. “Life is just a clay, you can mold it whatever shape you want.” – Ronadel B. Mag-aso

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