Friday, April 13, 2012
Lessons from Lanky Lincoln and other Leaders: A to Z Blogging Challenge
"In regard to this great book, I have but to say it is the best gift God has given to men. All that the good Savior gave to the world was communicated through this book." Abraham Lincoln, speaking about the Bible
"Most folks are about as happy as they make their minds up to be."
"The philosophy of the schoolroom in one generation will be the philosophy of the government in the next."
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
"He does best in God's great world who does his best in his own little world."
"Undertake not what you cannot perform, but be careful to keep your promise." George Washington, "Rules of Civility"
"It is impossible to govern rightly without God and the Bible."
"An undutiful daughter will make an unmanageable wife." Benjamin Franklin, "Poor Richard's Almanac"
"Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As nations become corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters."
"If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality."
"I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward." Thomas Edison
Quotes taken from "Lessons for Leaders" compiled and arranged by Sandi Queen