Joseph P. Kennedy

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for eight hours. He can't make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.

We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.

Early civilizations complained about still earlier ones, much as we do about both.

This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love: The more they give, the more they possess.

Alfred North Whitehead

Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking.

It is what we learn after we think we know it all that counts.

Our children seem to have wonderful taste, or none -- depending, of course, on whether or not they agree with us.

Henry Ford

Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and griefs which we endure help us in our marching onward.

Pages

Subscribe to Family.Advisor.com RSS