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Arnold H. Glasow quotes

1905 - 1998, American humorist and author

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing
it.
Arnold H. Glasow

Your body is the baggage you must carry through life. The more excess baggage, the shorter
the trip.
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It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.
Arnold H. Glasow

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
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The family fireside is the best of schools.
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Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.
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Progress is what happens when impossibility yields to necessity.
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People with tact have less to retract.
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Succes is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.
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Telling a teenager the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath.
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Make your life a mission - not an intermission.
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We all know a fool when we see one - but not when we are one.
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A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the
credit.
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One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an
emergency.
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Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
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Happy is the person who knows what to remember of the past, what to enjoy in the present,
and what to plan for in the future.
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Live so that your friends can defend you but never have to.
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The truth will ouch.
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Parents can tell but never teach, unless they practice what they preach.
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Improvement begins with I.
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You'll break the worry habit the day you decide you can meet and master the worse that can
happen to you.
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Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.
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In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are.
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A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee.
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The trouble with the future is that it usually arrives before we're ready for it.
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Nothing lasts forever - not even your troubles.
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An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied.
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The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.
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Praise does wonders for our sense of hearing.
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Nothing splendid was ever created in cold blood. Heat is required to forge anything. Every
great accomplishment is the story of a flaming heart.
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Never buy a portable television set in the street from a man who is out of breath.
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Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.
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