Quotes by W, Willard Wirtz

Commencement speakers have a good deal in common with grandfather clocks Standing usually some six feet tall, typically ponderous in construction, more traditional than functional, their distinction is largely their noisy communication of essentially commonplace information.

W, Willard Wirtz

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Home life as we understand it is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo.

George Bernard Shaw

If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, just what does an empty desk mean?

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I care not so much what I am to others as what I am to myself.

Michel de Montaigne

I still say a church steeple with a lightening rod on top shows a lack of confidence.

Doug McLeod

Good plans shape good decisions. That's why good planning helps to make elusive dreams come true.

Lester R Bittel

Nothing can be called failure until you accept it as such. You can transmute all past failures and mistakes into assets. Adversity is Nature's method of disciplining people to learn to take possession of their own minds. Greatest blessings often come from the greatest adversities. Study yourself carefully and you may discover that your own emotions are your greatest handicap in the business of accurate thinking.

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A friend is one who believes in you when you have ceased to believe in yourself.

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But no perfection is so absolute, That some impurity doth not pollute.

William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece Ver. 124 »