21 Total Quotes

H. Brown Quotes

Until it is kindled by a spirit as flamingly alive as the one which gave it birth a book is dead to us. Words divested of their magic are but dead hieroglyphs.
H. Brown
#Books And Reading #Birth

Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people's bad manners.
H. Brown
#Manners

If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.
H. Brown
#Failure

Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways.
H. Brown
#Discipline

Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor.
H. Brown
#Dating

Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.
H. Brown
#Life #Trying

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.
H. Brown
#Preparation

Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity.
H. Brown
#Opportunity

Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking.
H. Brown
#Integrity #Character

Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.
H. Brown
#Advice

Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they're already asleep.
H. Brown
#Children

Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.
H. Brown
#Life #Advice

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is liking what you get.
H. Brown
#Happiness

In business or in life, don't follow the wagon tracks too closely.
H. Brown
#Business

Oh, the difference between nearly right and exactly right.
H. Brown
#Right And Rightness

Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have.
H. Brown
#Hope

You can always tell when a man's well informed. His views are pretty much like your own.
H. Brown
#Agreement