Ward Quotes

The pessimist complains about the wind; ...

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. โ€”William Arthur Ward
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โ€œGod gave you a gift of 86,400 se...

โ€œGod gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say โ€˜thank you?โ€™โ€ โ€• William Arthur Ward
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"IT AINโ€™T THE THINGS WE DONโ€™T KNOW ...

"IT AINโ€™T THE THINGS WE DONโ€™T KNOW that get us in trouble; Itโ€™s the things we know that ainโ€™t so" - Artemus Ward
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"Do more than ...

"Do more than dream: work. " -William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 24
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โ€Adversity causes some men ...

โ€Adversity causes some men to break, and others to break records." - William Arthur Ward
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"Gratitude is the fairest...

"Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul." โ€”Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 09
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"When we seek to discover the be...

"When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves." -William Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 19
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"The pessimist complains about the wind;...

"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails" - William Arthur Ward
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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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"Asking 'why?' in life can s...

"Asking 'why?' in life can send you to the psychiatric ward." - Heard in a 12-step meeting
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 14
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Little toss, here comes a gadget play. Randle El, he c...

Little toss, here comes a gadget play. Randle El, he can throw he was a quarterback in college. And heโ€™s thrown a touchdown to Hines Ward in the Super Bowl! - Al Michaels
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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"The adventure of life is to learn, The...

"The adventure of life is to learn, The purpose of life is to grow, The nature of life is to change." - William Arthur ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 13
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Compassion will cure...

Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation. Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 03
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"Marriage is designed to pull dysfunc...

"Marriage is designed to pull dysfunction to the surface of our lives, set it on fire and help us grow." -- Tyler Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 11
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"Study while others are sleeping; work while other...

"Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing." - William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 25
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โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind; ...

โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.โ€ - William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 17
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"When you love what you do, you don't coun...

"When you love what you do, you don't count hours, you just count the joy on people's faces as they leave the theatre." - Patrick Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 10
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No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his le...

No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his ledger. It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is; not according to what he has. -- Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teache...

"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires" (William Arthur Ward)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 20
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โ€œSometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocke...

โ€œSometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocket and try to remember the boy with the bread, the strong arms that warded off nightmares on the train, the kisses in the arena.โ€ โ€• Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 20
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A warm smile is the u...

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness. William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 11
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โ€œI can forgive ,but I cannot forget.โ€ is only another way of saying โ€œI wi...

โ€œI can forgive ,but I cannot forget.โ€ is only another way of saying โ€œI will not forgive.โ€ Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note โ€”torn in two and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.โ€”Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 20
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"The pessimist complains about the wind;...

"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails." -William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 22
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"Speak when angry and you wil...

"Speak when angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret." - Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 25
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"Forgiveness is a funny th...

"Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting." - William Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 24
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โ€œIf you can imagine it, you can a...

โ€œIf you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.โ€ - William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 06
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โ€œYou get use to someoneโ€”start to l...

โ€œYou get use to someoneโ€”start to like them, evenโ€”and they leave. In the end, everyone leaves.โ€ โ€• Rachel Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 03
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โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind;...

โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.โ€ William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 20
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"Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Befor...

"Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you invest, investigate. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try. Before you retire, save. Before you die, give." - William A. Ward.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 21
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Was it wakin up with fifty stitches in my gourd, Was it dreamin' ...

Was it wakin up with fifty stitches in my gourd, Was it dreamin' about Bourbon in the trama ward, Well I knew I was surely gonna end up dead, If I didn't embrace coffee, God and cigarettes. --- RIP Erik
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 26
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Replace fear of t...

Replace fear of the unknown with curiosity. - Penelope Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 26
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"Every artist dips his brush in his...

"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures." - Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 14
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"It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly ...

"It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more upon a man than he can bear. Worry is the rust upon the blade. It is not the movement that destroys the machinery but the friction."- Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 10
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Feeling gratitude and not express...

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 24
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"The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid sufferin...

"The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he cannot learn, feel, change, grow or live. Chained by his servitude he is a slave who has forfeited all freedom. Only a person who risks is free." - William Arthur Ward
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Good-humor makes all th...

Good-humor makes all things tolerable. Henry Ward Beecher Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 23
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โ€œThe mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher...

โ€œThe mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.โ€ โ€• William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 19
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"I wish you sunshine on your path and storms to season your journey. ...

"I wish you sunshine on your path and storms to season your journey. I wish you peace in the world in which you live... More I cannot wish you except perhaps love to make all the rest worthwhile." - Robert A. Ward
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โ€Ž"Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else e...

โ€Ž"Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself - and be lenient to everybody else." - Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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Happiness is a...

Happiness is an inside job. โ€“ William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 05
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โ€œEvery tomorrow has two handles. We can ...

โ€œEvery tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith.โ€ โ€“ Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable par...

"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life." - Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 22
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The pessimist complains about the wind; ...

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. โ€”William Arthur Ward
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"Feeling gratitude and not express...

"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it." - William Arthur Ward
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It is wise to direct your anger toward pr...

It is wise to direct your anger toward problems; not people. To focus your energies on answers; not excuses. - William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 18
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The ability to convert ideas...

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success. Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 02
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The ability to convert ideas...

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success. Henry Ward Beecher
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The ability to convert ideas...

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success. Henry Ward Beecher
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"He thought he knew how Christ must have felt as he walked through the world, li...

"He thought he knew how Christ must have felt as he walked through the world, like a psychiatrist through a ward full of nuts, like a victim through a prison full of thieves. What a welcome sight a leper must have been!" - Joseph Heller; Catch-22
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 22
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"One moment of patience may war...

"One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life".
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โ€œ In this world it is not what we...

โ€œ In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich. โ€ โ€” Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 21
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"I have already given two cousins to t...

"I have already given two cousins to the war and I stand ready to sacrifice my wife's brother." - Artemus Ward (1834-1867)
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"Adversity causes some me...

"Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records."- William Arthur Ward
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โ€œThe art of being happy lies in t...

โ€œThe art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.โ€ -Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 02
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โ€œIf you are going to...

โ€œIf you are going to doubt something, doubt your limits.โ€-Don Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 11
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"Ambition and thirst for power have a part but...

"Ambition and thirst for power have a part but greed and greed alone is the reason for a man wanting to swell his ward." -- Charles Ranlett Flint
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 29
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"The pessimist complains about the wind. ...

"The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The realist adjusts the sails." - William Arthur Ward
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 03
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โ€œA manโ€™s ledger does not tell what he is, or what he is wo...

โ€œA manโ€™s ledger does not tell what he is, or what he is worth. Count what is in man, not what is on him, if you would know what he is worthโ€”whether rich or poor.โ€ โ€“Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 20
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"A person without a sense of humor is l...

"A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs; jolted by every pebble in the road." - Henry Ward Beecher
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