My Favorite Quotes


No problem can be solved from the same consciousness that created it. 
Albert Einstein

Violence is not strength and compassion is not weakness. 
Arthur in Camelot

We too often sacrifice what we want most for what we want now 
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When you give someone a job, get out of their way and let them do it. 
Clifford Mefford

Where there is no accountability, there is seldom any responsibility 

Too often we become so caught up in the agony of the moment
that we loose sight of the glory of the future. 

When you have a clear vision, defined objectives, and prompt follow-through,
people will follow you to the ends of the earth. 

We approach greatness when we stretch our talents to the point they become a challenge. 

Doing it right restricts you to one or two options.
Doing it wrong opens up an infinite number of possibilities. 

Those who believe in abortion, should have been. 

Marriage is not the utopia of compatibility. 
Marriage is the process of learning to become compatible .

The size of the mess you make is not nearly as important as how well you clean it up. 

To motivate others, state the positive, not the obvious. 

A commitment not kept becomes a lie, a promise unfulfilled becomes a falsehood. 

The greatest work you will ever do will be within the walls of your own home. 
Harold B. Lee

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is.
Treat a man as he can and ought to be, and
He will become as he can and ought to be. 
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans. 
John Lennon   

Far better it is to win glorious triumphs, though checkered by failure,
than to take ranks with those poor souls who neither enjoy much nor suffer much,
because they live in the gray twilight that knows not victory or defeat. 
Theodore Roosevelt

How come dumb things look so smart when you're doing them? 
Dennis the Menace

Admitting your faults is different that admitting you're wrong.
Admitting you're wrong allows you to change your direction.
Admitting your faults is usually resignation to your failings. 

I believe we will find that the Lord will be tougher than we feared and more forgiving than we'd hoped. 

It is inconceivable how much good can be accomplished if you don't care who gets the credit. 
Harold B. Lee

That man's greatest hour to all he holds dear is that moment when he lies exhausted on the field of battle, victorious. 
Theodore Roosevelt

Some people make hundreds of millions of dollars corrupting the minds of American children
with shows that say violence is OK as long as you're the good guy. 
Bob Keeshan, orig. Captian Kangaroo

If you are not part of the solution, you are part of the problem 
Hal Hatch