51 Total Quotes

Bruce Barton Quotes

Bruce Barton
[The] Great suffer hours of depression through introspection and self-doubt. That is why they are great. That is why you will find modesty and humility the characteristics of such men.
Bruce Barton
#Depression

Bruce Barton
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstances
Bruce Barton
#Achievement

Bruce Barton
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.
Bruce Barton
#American Author

Bruce Barton
When you are through changing, you are through.
Bruce Barton
#American Author

Bruce Barton
The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision.
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#American Author #Business

Bruce Barton
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Education

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If you have anything really valuable to contribute to the world it will come through the expression of your own personality, that single spark of divinity that sets you off and makes you different from every other living creature.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Expression

Bruce Barton
Conceit is God's gift to little men
Bruce Barton
#Conceit

Bruce Barton
We pay just as dearly for our triumphs as we do for our defeats. Go ahead and fail. But fail with wit, fail with grace, fail with style. A mediocre failure is as insufferable as a mediocre success. Embrace failure! Seek it out. Learn to love it. That may be the only way any of us will ever be free. Tom Robbins Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
Bruce Barton
#Failure

Bruce Barton
In good times, people want to advertise; in bad times, they have to.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #People

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Action and reaction, ebb and flow, trial and error, change - this is the rhythm of living. Out of our over-confidence, fear; out of our fear, clearer vision, fresh hope. And out of hope, progress.
Bruce Barton
#Action #American Author

Bruce Barton
The essential element in personal magnetism is a consuming sincerity - an overwhelming faith in the importance of the work one has to do.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Charisma

Bruce Barton
As a profession advertising is young; as a force it is as old as the world. The first four words ever uttered, "Let there be light," constitute its charter. All nature is vibrant with its impulse.
Bruce Barton
#Advertising

Bruce Barton
It would do the world good if every man would compel himself occasionally to be absolutely alone. Most of the world's progress has come out of such loneliness.
Bruce Barton
#Loneliness

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What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Death

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Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things I am tempted to think there are no little things
Bruce Barton
#Consequences

Bruce Barton
When a load of bricks, dumped on a corner lot, can arrange themselves into a house; when a handful of springs and screws and wheels, emptied on a desk, can gather themselves into a watch, then and not until then will it seem sensible, to some of us at least, to believe that all these thousands or millions of worlds could have been created, balanced and set to revolving in their separate orbits -- all without any directing intelligence at all.
Bruce Barton
#Universe

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The popularity of that baby-faced boy, who possessed not even the elements of a good actor, was a hallucination in the public mind, and a disgrace to our theatrical history.
Bruce Barton
#Acting And Actors

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Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Business

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Many a man who pays rent all his life owns his own home; and many a family has successfully saved for a home only to find itself at last with nothing but a house.
Bruce Barton
#American Author #Family

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It takes a real storm in the average person's life to make him realize how much worrying he has done over the squalls.
Bruce Barton
#Adversity