When once a decision is reached and execution is the order of the day, dismiss absolutely all responsibility and care about the outcome
Quote by William James
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any...
I don't sing because I'm happy; I'm happy because I sing.
To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our...
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith...
One hearty laugh together will bring enemies into a closer communion of heart than hours...
Experience has ways of boiling over, and making us correct our present formulas
To be radical, an empiricism must neither admit into its constructions any element that is...
To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live...
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
Knowledge about life is one thing; effective occupation of a place in life, with its...
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is...
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds....
The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next
High politic is only common sense applied to great things.
Sensation tell us a thing is. Thinking tell us what it is this thing is....
Whatever else an American believes or disbelieves about himself, he is absolutely sure he has...