Thursday, January 21, 2016
Words to Live By by Mortimer B. Zuckerman
These sayings from the famous and the unknown alike helped me keep my sense of humor through the year.
- How to negotiate: Walk a mile in his shoes. So when the deal falls apart, you’ll be a mile away and you’ll have his shoes.
- I have the growing feeling that the older I get, the better I was.
- It is no exaggeration to say that the undecideds could go one way or the other.
– George H.W. Bush
- A fine is a tax for doing wrong. A tax is a fine for doing well.
- There is no greater pain than happiness remembered in times of misery.
- A verbal contract isn’t worth the paper it’s written on.
- All great questions must be raised by great voices, and the greatest voice is the voice of the people. – Robert Kennedy
- A speech is like God’s grace, it passes all understanding, and like God’s mercy it goes on forever.
- Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell. – Edward Abbey
- Nothing is impossible for the person who doesn’t have to do it.
- He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire. – Winston Churchill
- If there was any justice in the world, people would be able to fly over pigeons for a change.
- If Roosevelt were alive today, he’d turn over in his grave. – Samuel Goldwyn
Read More: http://www.usnews.com/news/the-report/articles/2015-12-29/words-to-live-by