The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.
There is a danger of changing too much in the search for perfection.
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Things do not change; we change.
Henry David Thoreau
If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living.
Not only is women’s work never done, the definition keeps changing.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Relentless, repetitive self talk is what changes our self-image.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
You can’t operate a company by fear, because the way to eliminate fear is to avoid criticism. And the way to avoid criticism is to do nothing.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
The way to get things done is not to mind who gets the credit for doing them.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
People will buy anything that is ‘one to a customer.’
Beauty has a lot to do with character.
Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
Even in the centuries which appear to us to be the most monstrous and foolish, the immortal appetite for beauty has always found satisfaction.
Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before – it takes something from him.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.