An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown






Example is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.


Robert Cecil (1830-1903, British conservative politician, Prime Minister)


The speed of the boss is the speed of the team.


Lee Iacocca (1924-, American businessman, former CEO of Chrysler)


So act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.


Immanuel Kant (1724-1804, German philosopher)


It is difficult to steer a parked car, so get moving.


Henrietta Mears


You can't drive straight on a twisting lane.


Russian Proverb (Sayings of Russian origin)


Men give advice; God gives guidance.


Leonard Ravenhill


The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.


Jean Paul Richter (1763-1825, German novelist)


Alexander received more bravery of mind by the pattern of Achilles, than by hearing the definition of fortitude.


Sir Philip Sidney (1554-1586, British author, courtier)


It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching.


St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226,  Italian preacher, founder of The Franciscan Orde)


As you walk through the valley of the unknown, you will find the footprints of Jesus both in front of you and beside you.


Charles Stanley


It never occurs to some politicians that Lincoln is worth imitating as well as quoting.


Author Unknown


People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example.


Author Unknown


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