Quotes by George Shultz

The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost.

George Shultz

Other Great Authors

Let him make use of instinct who cannot make use of reason.

English Proverb

Hope...is the companion of power, and the mother of success for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles.

Samuel Smiles

The great successful men of the world have used their imagination...they think ahead and create their mental picture in all it details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building--steadily building.

Robert J. Collier

Indignation boils my blood at the thought of the heritage we are throwing away; at the thought that, with few exceptions, the fight for freedom is left to the poor, forlorn and defenseless, and to the few radicals and revolutionaries who would make use of liberty to destroy, rather than to maintain, American institutions.

Arthur Garfield Hays

A poor surgeon hurts 1 person at a time. A poor teacher hurts 130.

Ernest Leroy Boyer

Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.

George Bernard Shaw »

I thought to myself, 'I am wiser than this man neither of us knows anything that is really worthwhile, but he thinks he has knowledge when he has not, while I, having no knowledge, do not think that I have. I seem, at any rate, to be a little wiser than he is on this point I do not think that I know what I do not know.

Socrates »

Say nothing of my religion. It is known to God and myself alone. Its evidence before the world is to be sought in my life if it has been honest and dutiful to society the religion which has regulated it cannot be a bad one.

Thomas Jefferson »