26 Total Quotes

Josiah Gilbert Quotes

Josiah Gilbert
Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.
Josiah Gilbert
#Responsibility

Josiah Gilbert
Scholarship except by accident is never the measure of a person's power.
Josiah Gilbert
#Scholars And Scholarship

Josiah Gilbert
God gives every bird its food, but he does not throw it into the nest
Josiah Gilbert
#Food

Josiah Gilbert
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah Gilbert
#Love #Editor's Pick #Quote of the Day

Josiah Gilbert
Calmness is the cradle of power.
Josiah Gilbert
#Power

Josiah Gilbert
There is no great achievement that is not the result of patient working and waiting.
Josiah Gilbert
#Achievement

Josiah Gilbert
The temple of art is built in words.
Josiah Gilbert
#American Novelist #Words

Josiah Gilbert
A mind grows by what it feeds on.
Josiah Gilbert
#Mind

Josiah Gilbert
Ideals are the worlds masters.
Josiah Gilbert
#Ideals And Idealism #Immigrant

Josiah Gilbert
Labor is the instituted means for the methodical development of all our powers under the direction and control of the will.
Josiah Gilbert
#Labor

Josiah Gilbert
Joys divided are increased.
Josiah Gilbert
#Joy

Josiah Gilbert
Nature is the master of talents; genius is the master of nature.
Josiah Gilbert
#Genius

Josiah Gilbert
Nothing so obstinately stands in the way of all sorts of progress as pride of opinion. While nothing is so foolish and baseless.
Josiah Gilbert
#Pride

Josiah Gilbert
The secret of man's success resides in his insight into the mood's of people, and his tact in dealing with them.
Josiah Gilbert
#Tact And Tactfulness

Josiah Gilbert
The soul, like the body, lives by what it feeds on.
Josiah Gilbert
#Soul

Josiah Gilbert
Let this be understood, then, at starting; that the patient conquest of difficulties which rise in the regular and legitimate channels of business and enterprise is not only essential in securing the success which you seek but it is essential to that preparation of your mind, requisite for the enjoyment of your successes, and for retaining them when gained. So, day by day, and week by week; so month after month, and year after year, work on, and in that process gain strength and symmetry, and nerve and knowledge, that when success, patiently and bravely worked for, shall come, it may find you prepared to receive it and keep it,
Josiah Gilbert
#Patience #Conquest

Josiah Gilbert
The person who does not know how to live while they are making a living is a poorer person after their wealth is won than when they started.
Josiah Gilbert
#Life #Living

Josiah Gilbert
The choicest thing this world has for a man is affection.
Josiah Gilbert
#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love