Calvin Coolidge Quotes

The man who builds a factory builds a temple, that the man who works there worships there, and to each is due, not scorn and blame, but reverence and praise.

Work Quotes, Blame Quotes, Praise Quotes, Reverence Quotes, Worship Quotes

Prosperity is only an instrument to be used, not a deity to be worshipped.

Prosperity Quotes, Worship Quotes

It is only when men begin to worship that they begin to grow.

Men Quotes, Worship Quotes

 

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.

Wisdom Quotes, Hard Work Quotes, Knowledge Quotes, Time Quotes, Ability Quotes, Discipline Quotes, Facts Quotes, Judgment Quotes, Mind Quotes

Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.

Character Quotes, Self Control Quotes, Wealth Quotes

No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others; or failing therein, it ceases to be profitable and ceases to exist.

Great Quotes, Profit Quotes, Vice Quotes

The government of the United States is a device for maintaining in perpetuity the rights of the people, with the ultimate extinction of all privileged classes.

Vice Quotes

Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still.

Trouble Quotes

If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you.

Trouble Quotes

Never go out to meet trouble. If you just sit still, nine cases out of ten, someone will intercept it before it reaches you.

Trouble Quotes

Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.

Taxes Quotes

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Success Quotes, Education Quotes, Determination Quotes, Genius Quotes, Persistence Quotes, Talent Quotes, Men Quotes

If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress.

Success Quotes, Failure Quotes, Time Quotes, Courage Quotes

Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil; our great hope lies in developing what is good.

Progression Quotes

The slogan 'press on' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.

Problems Quotes

They criticize me for harping on the obvious; if all the folks in the United States would do the few simple things they know they ought to do, most of our big problems would take care of themselves.

Problems Quotes

Advertising ministers to the spiritual side of trade. It is great power that has been entrusted to your keeping which charges you with the high responsibility of inspiring and ennobling the commercial world. It is all part of the greater work of the regeneration and redemption of mankind.

Advertising Quotes, Great Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Responsibility Quotes, Spiritual Quotes, Trust Quotes, Work Quotes, Power Quotes

We do not need more intellectual power, we need more spiritual power. We do not need more of the things that are seen, we need more of the things that are unseen.

Spiritual Quotes, Power Quotes

We need more of the Office Desk and less of the Show Window in politics. Let men in office substitute the midnight oil for the limelight.

Men Quotes, Politics Quotes

Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country.

Patriotism Quotes

Men speak of natural rights, but I challenge any one to show where in nature any rights existed or were recognized until there was established for their declaration and protection a duly promulgated body of corresponding laws.

Challenge Quotes, Nature Quotes

Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business.

Business Quotes, Important Quotes, Mind Quotes

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.

Time Quotes, Mind Quotes

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.

Hard Work Quotes, Time Quotes, Ability Quotes, Discipline Quotes, Experience Quotes, Facts Quotes, Judgment Quotes, Maturity Quotes, Mind Quotes

When large numbers of men are unable to find work, unemployment results.

Work Quotes, Men Quotes

You know, I have found out in the course of a long public life that the things I did not say never hurt me.

Life Quotes

Advertising is the life of trade.

Life Quotes, Advertising Quotes

I sometimes wish that people would put a little more emphasis upon the observance of the law than they do upon its enforcement.

Law Quotes

One with the law is a majority.

Law Quotes

Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.

Great Quotes, Hope Quotes, Evil Quotes

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.

Honor Quotes

I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.

Time Quotes, Aim Quotes, Effort Quotes

All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.

Work Quotes, Effort Quotes

There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no one independence quite so important, as living within your means.

Important Quotes, Dependence Quotes

Civilization and profit go hand in hand.

Profit Quotes, Civilization Quotes

When a great many people are unable to find work, unemployment results.

Great Quotes, Work Quotes

When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.

Work Quotes

Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.

Trust Quotes

No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war.

Time Quotes

After all, the chief business of the American people is business. They are profoundly concerned with producing, buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world.

American Quotes, Business Quotes, Investing Quotes, Selling Quotes

In the discharge of the duties of this office, there is one rule of action more important than all others. It consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Action Quotes, Important Quotes

To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race.

American Quotes, Great Quotes

It takes a great man to be a good listener.

Great Quotes

Economy is the method by which we prepare today to afford the improvements of tomorrow.

Economy Quotes

The business of America is business.

Business Quotes

Mass demand has been created almost entirely through the development of advertising.

Advertising Quotes