96 quotes found by Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard
Where much is expected from an individual, he may rise to the level of events and make the dream come true.
true  dream  Individual  # 191808
Elbert Hubbard
Secrets are things we give to others to keep for us.
Others  secrets  # 191809
Elbert Hubbard
If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.
true  remember  Greatest  # 191810
Elbert Hubbard
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
character  Street  reputation  # 191811
Elbert Hubbard
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy to be called an idea at all.
dangerous  Unworthy  # 191812
Elbert Hubbard
Life is just one damned thing after another.
life  Another  # 191813
Elbert Hubbard
Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant - the digitalis of failure.
failure  heart  optimism  # 191814
Elbert Hubbard
It is easy to get everything you want, provided you first learn to do without the things you cannot get.
Brainy  Cannot  learn  # 191815
Elbert Hubbard
So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.
enemy  Private  Example  # 191816
Elbert Hubbard
This will never be a civilized country until we spend more money for books than we do for chewing gum.
money  Until  books  # 191817
Elbert Hubbard
A man is not paid for having a head and hands, but for using them.
Head  Hands  Using  # 191818
Elbert Hubbard
Live truth instead of professing it.
truth  Instead  Professing  # 191819
Elbert Hubbard
The happiness of this life depends less on what befalls you than the way in which you take it.
life  happiness  Less  # 191820
Elbert Hubbard
We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
attitude  mind  Others  # 191821
Elbert Hubbard
The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it: so fine that we are often on the line and do not know it.
success  failure  Often  # 191822
Elbert Hubbard
Fear is the thought of admitted inferiority.
fear  Admitted  # 191823