Quotes about #attitude

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.

It is not best to swap horses while crossing the river.

Truth is generally the best vindication against slander.

It's my experience that folks who have no vices have generally very few virtues.

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.

When the solution is simple, God is answering.

An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.

The difference between genius and stupidity is; genius has its limits.

Self respect comes with self reliance.

What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?

A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.

Simplicity is a difficult thing to achieve.

If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves.

I trust no one, not even myself.

Intelligence agencies keep things secret because they often violate the rule of law or of good behavior.

True information does good.

We don't have sources who are dissidents on other sources. Should they come forward, that would be a tricky situation for us. But we're presumably acting in such a way that people feel morally compelled to continue our mission, not to screw it up.

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.

A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.

All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take.

A weak man is just by accident. A strong but non-violent man is unjust by accident.

Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.

Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.

Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.

To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.

An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.

Indigestion is charged by God with enforcing morality on the stomach.

Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.

Listen to many, Speak to a few.

Beware the ides of March.

There are three people in yourself:Who people think you are, Who you think you are, and who you really are.

I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue.

When you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.

The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.

The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.

It’s better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.

If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.