Faith indeed tells what the senses do not tell, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them and not contrary to them.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Faith is a passionate intuition.
Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.
Vision looks upward and becomes faith.
Stephen Samuel Wise
The child is father of the man.
The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
The most important influence in my childhood was my father.
My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men.
When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed. I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly. He cut the legs off the bed.
If you owe the bank $100 that’s your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that’s the bank’s problem.
J. Paul Getty
In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn’t know what he is doing.
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
Harold S. Geneen
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Informed decision-making comes from a long tradition of guessing and then blaming others for inadequate results.
Photography is a major force in explaining man to man.
Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.
Pictures deface walls more often than they decorate them.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rationalism is the enemy of art, though necessary as a basis for architecture.
Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
Golf appeals to the idiot in us and the child. Just how childlike golf players become is proven by their frequent inability to count past five.
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.
Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
Baseball is almost the only orderly thing in a very unorderly world. If you get three strikes, even the best lawyer in the world can't get you off.