Quotes by Elmer G. Letterman

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

Elmer G. Letterman

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I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe believe life it teaches better than book or orator.

Johann von Goethe

Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.

John Howe

There is one and only one social responsibility of business-to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud.

Milton Friedman

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

Keep your faith in all beautiful things in the sun when it is hidden, in the Spring when it is gone.

Roy R. Gilson

The elective system ... offered a bewildering freedom of choice, leaving some graduates with the impression that they had nibbled at dozens of canaps of knowledge and never had their fill.

Ted Morgan »

Men judge generally more by the eye than by the hand, for everyone can see and few can feel. Every one sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are.

Niccolo Machiavelli »

Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.

Sandra Carey »