Favorite Quotations ~ Elbert Hubbard Hawaiian Dreams/Waves: Virtual Vacations For Relaxation

"If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign you are alive." ~ 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.

It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test.

Make two grins grow where there was only a grouch before.

The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.

This will never be a civilized country until we expend more money for books than we do for chewing gum.

The brain is a commodity... used to fertilize ideas.

A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.

Some people pay a compliment as if they expected a receipt.

A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.

Think twice before you speak and then say it to yourself.

To escape criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

God will not look you over for medals, degrees, or diplomas, but for scars.

Allow motion to equal emotion.