Henry Quotes

" If I had asked people what ...

" If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have just said faster horses" - Henry Ford
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โ€œUse what talents you possess; the woods ...

โ€œUse what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.โ€ - Henry van Dyke
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โ€œWhether you think you...

โ€œWhether you think you can or think you canโ€™t, youโ€™re right.โ€ - Henry Ford
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"How vain it is to sit down t...

"How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live." โ€” Henry David Thoreau
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"Thank God men cannot as yet fl...

"Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth!" โ€” Henry David Thoreau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 13
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The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the...

The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with on the cheapest terms to any one who will take it of me. - Thomas Henry Huxley (1870)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 29
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"The thing about black history is that t...

"The thing about black history is that the truth is so much more complex than anything you could make up." - Henry Louis Gates
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โ€œFailure is the opportu...

โ€œFailure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.โ€ - Henry Ford
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There are a thousand hacking at the branches...

There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root. Henry David Thoreau, Walden, or Life in the Woods
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'Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of c...

'Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God. I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!' - Patrick Henry
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"Life is something that ...

"Life is something that everyone should try at least once." โ€” Henry J. Tillman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 23
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โ€œThe whole secret of a successful l...

โ€œThe whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is oneโ€™s destiny to do, and then do it.โ€ โ€” Henry Ford
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โ€œItโ€™s not what you look a...

โ€œItโ€™s not what you look at that matters, itโ€™s what you see.โ€ - Henry David Thoreau.
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โ€œYou can do anyth...

โ€œYou can do anything if you have enthusiasm.โ€ - Henry Ford
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"I cannot make my days lon...

"I cannot make my days longer so I strive to make them better." -Henry David Thoreau
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"If there is to be any pe...

"If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having." โ€”Henry Miller
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"We generate fears while...

"We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action." โ€“ Dr. Henry Link
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โ€œI went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only th...

โ€œI went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.โ€ - Henry David Thoreau
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Failure is the opportu...

Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently- Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 01
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"What you get by achieving your goals i...

"What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals." -Henry David Thoreau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 06
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"If we could read the secret history of our enemies, w...

"If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 26
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"How vain it is to sit down ...

"How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live" HENRY DAVID THOREAU
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"The whole secret of a successful l...

"The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it." - Henry Ford
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"Perfectness only meant to be de...

"Perfectness only meant to be destroyed by the nature.. as long as evil is the part of it" -Henry Page-
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โ€œYou canโ€™t build a rep...

โ€œYou canโ€™t build a reputation on what you are going to do.โ€ โ€” Henry Ford
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"Nothing is particularl...

"Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs." - Henry Ford
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โ€œA man is rich in proportion to th...

โ€œA man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.โ€ โ€• Henry David Thoreau
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Our life is frittered aw...

Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify. ~Henry David Thoreau
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" Thinking is the hardest work the...

" Thinking is the hardest work there is,which is probably the reason why so few engage in it". - Henry Ford.
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โ€œSelf-love is not ...

โ€œSelf-love is not so great a sin as self-neglect.โ€ - Henry V
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"It takes two to speak the t...

"It takes two to speak the truth โ€” one to speak and another to hear." โ€“ Henry David Thoreau
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โ€œManagement is, above all, a...

โ€œManagement is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet.โ€ โ€“ Henry Mintzberg
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"The price of anything is t...

"The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it." โ€”Henry David Thoreau
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" Paying good wages is not c...

" Paying good wages is not charity at all - is the BEST kind of business!" Henry Ford ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 24
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The material you work with is that which you will c...

The material you work with is that which you will come to resemble. That which you work against will always work against you, including yourself. -Henry Rollins
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"Gratitude is the fairest...

"Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul." โ€”Henry Ward Beecher
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"A kleptomaniac is a person ...

"A kleptomaniac is a person who helps himself because he can't help himself." โ€” Henry Morgan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 12
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โ€œI Am A Man Of Fortun...

โ€œI Am A Man Of Fortune, And I Must Seek My Fortuneโ€ - Henry Avery 1694
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 08
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I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar...

I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men! ...Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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โ€œThe heights by great men reached and kept. Were not attain...

โ€œThe heights by great men reached and kept. Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upward in the night.โ€ - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 17
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When everything seems to be going agains...

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. -Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 02
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โ€œTime is too slow for those who wait; too swift for those who...

โ€œTime is too slow for those who wait; too swift for those who fear; too long for those who grieve; too short for those who rejoice; but for those who love, time is eternity.โ€ --Henry Van Dyke
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"Men have become th...

"Men have become the tools of their tools." โ€” Henry David Thoreau
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"The illegal we do immediatel...

"The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer." โ€” Henry Kissinger
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โ€œStrategy is a patt...

โ€œStrategy is a pattern in a stream of decisionsโ€ -Henry Mintzberg
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What have we achieved in mowing down mountain ranges, harnessing the energy of migh...

What have we achieved in mowing down mountain ranges, harnessing the energy of mighty rivers, or moving whole populations about like chess pieces if we ourselves remain the same restless, miserable, frustrated creatures we were before? - Henry Miller, 1940
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"Things do not...

"Things do not change; we change. " -Henry Thoreau
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"Where is human nature...

"Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?" โ€” Henry Ward Beecher
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โ€œCivilization is only savagery ...

โ€œCivilization is only savagery silver-gilt.โ€ Excerpt From 'Allan Quatermain' by Henry Rider Haggard
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 23
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"Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, bu...

"Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowded room with boring people than I feel on my own." โ€”Henry Rollins
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 25
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"People can have the Mod...

"People can have the Model T in any colour--so long as it's black." โ€” Henry Ford
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"Success usually comes to tho...

"Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it." โ€” Henry David Thoreau
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โ€œNo such thing as spare time. No such th...

โ€œNo such thing as spare time. No such thing as free time. No such thing as downtime. All you got is life time.โ€ - Henry Rollins
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 30
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We are making remarkable progress toward an agreement, a...

We are making remarkable progress toward an agreement, and toward a nervous breakdown. It's going to be a race to see which will be achieved first.... Henry A. Kissinger 1975
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 20
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We carved not a line and we raised...

We carved not a line and we raised not a stone, But we left him alone with his glory" - Richard Henry Little
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"Any fool can make a ru...

"Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it." โ€” Henry David Thoreau
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"Every man has his secret sorrows which the wor...

"Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad." -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 20
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โ€œThe true price of anything you...

โ€œThe true price of anything you do is the amount of time you exchange for it.โ€ โ€• Henry David Thoreau
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"Whether you think you ...

"Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right." -Henry Ford
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Practical politic...

Practical politics consists in ignoring facts. Henry Adams
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Chop your own wood ...

Chop your own wood and it will make you warm twice - Henry Ford
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"The problem with poli...

"The problem with political jokes is they get elected." โ€” Henry Cate VII
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 22
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โ€œI find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time. To be in company...

โ€œI find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time. To be in company, even with the best, is soon wearisome and dissipating. I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.โ€ โ€• Henry David Thoreau
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"University politics are vici...

"University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small." โ€” Henry Kissinger
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โ€œI live by two words - gratitude and tenacity. Ten...

โ€œI live by two words - gratitude and tenacity. Tenacity gets me where I want to go, and gratitude doesnโ€™t allow me to get angry along the wayโ€ -Henry Winkler
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 03
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โ€œFor after all, the best thing on...

โ€œFor after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.โ€ - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 18
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"She was a woman who, between c...

"She was a woman who, between courses, could be graceful with her elbows on the table." โ€” Henry James
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 08
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When everything seems to be going agains...

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. - Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 18
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Any fool can make a rule...

Any fool can make a rule, and every fool will follow it. -- Henry David Thoreau
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โ€œWhether you think you c...

โ€œWhether you think you can or you think you canโ€™t, youโ€™re right.โ€œ - Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 16
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"The moment one gives close attention to anything, e...

"The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself." โ€”Henry Miller
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 19
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โ€œSome succeed because they are des...

โ€œSome succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.โ€ โ€” Henry Van Dyke
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 23
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โ€œEvery man has his secret sorrows which the world ...

โ€œEvery man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not. And oftentimes we call that man cold which he is not. He is just sad.โ€ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 15
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โ€œThe secret of achievement is to...

โ€œThe secret of achievement is to hold a picture of a successful outcome in mind.โ€ โ€” Henry David Thoreau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 17
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Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or...

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.โ€ โ€“ Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 24
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