Quotes by Elmer G. Letterman

Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.

Elmer G. Letterman

Other Great Authors

Give a member of Congress a junket and a mimeograph machine and he thinks he is secretary of state.

David Dean Rusk

To the body and mind which have been cramped by noxious work or company, nature is medicinal and restores their tone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Essay: Nature

Dreams are postcards from our subconscious, inner self to outer self, right brain trying to cross that moat to the left. Too often they come back unread return to sender, addressee unknown. That's a shame because it's a whole other world out there--or in here depending on your point of view.

Dennis Koenig

I love California, I practically grew up in Phoenix.

Dan Quayle

Part of the power of Emerson's individualism is his insistence, at crucial moments, that individualism does not mean isolation or self-sufficiency. This is not a paradox, for it is only the strong individual who can frankly concede the sometimes surprising extent of his own dependence.

Robert D. Richardson

We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.

Sandy Farquhar »

You want to raise your child in such a way that you don't have to control him, so that he will be in full possession of himself at all times. Upon that depends his good behavior, his health, his sanity.

L. Ron Hubbard, Book: Child Dianetics »

The President seems to extend executive privilege way out past the atmosphere. What he says is executive privilege is nothing but executive poppycock.

Sam Ervin »