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One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty counsels. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat.
To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worth while. The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
We may never understand illnesses such as cancer. In fact, we may never cure it. But an ounce of prevention is worth more than a million pounds of cure.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.
James Cash Penney
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.
The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.
One of the lessons of leadership worth emphasizing is that you want to get to know other great leaders and take their advice. At some point in your development, it's only people who've been in the seat of having to be leaders who can help you in a deep way.
Jim Yong Kim
A moment's insight is sometimes worth a life's experience.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms; and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.
One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.
If believing in yourself and going after what you want in life and realising your worth is ruthless and selfish, then I'm definitely ruthless and selfish.
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see persons of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Seek always to do some good, somewhere. Every man has to seek in his own way to realize his true worth. You must give some time to your fellow man. For remember, you don't live in a world all your own. Your brothers are here too.
All the rights secured to the citizens under the Constitution are worth nothing, and a mere bubble, except guaranteed to them by an independent and virtuous Judiciary.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.
To do anything truly worth doing, I must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in with gusto and scramble through as well as I can.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
I think kids want the same thing from a book that adults want - a fast-paced story, characters worth caring about, humor, surprises, and mystery. A good book always keeps you asking questions, and makes you keep turning pages so you can find out the answers.
The dedicated life is worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
One man with a head on his shoulders is worth a dozen without.
Anything that is worth teaching can be presented in many different ways. These multiple ways can make use of our multiple intelligences.
One good anecdote is worth a volume of biography.
William Ellery Channing
The difference between people who believe they have books inside of them and those who actually write books is sheer cussed persistence - the ability to make yourself work at your craft, every day - the belief, even in the face of obstacles, that you've got something worth saying.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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