Quotes by Holbrook Jackson

Be contented when you have got all you want.

Holbrook Jackson

Beware of your habits. The better they are the more surely they will be your undoing.

Holbrook Jackson

No man is ever old enough to know better.

Holbrook Jackson

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Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan "press on" has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.

Calvin Coolidge

We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love, one another.

Jonathan Swift

There is nothing the body suffers which the soul may not profit by.

George Meredith

The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand.

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I'm not a speed reader. I'm a speed understander.

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