A Treasure Box of Collected Sayings
¶An ever growing list of my favorite sayings…
Some sayings have been grouped into themes:
Start where you are, use what you have, do what you can do. – refined by Artur Ashe
No one cares what you can’t do. Everyone cares what you say you can do AND if you get it done.
Never let what you can’t do be an excuse for not doing what you can. – S. Reed Ashwill
Guest and Fish Stink after three days – Benjamin Franklin
War [and politics] are based on decption – Sun Tzu (adapted by S. Reed Ashwill)
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be – Sun Tzu
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. – Abraham Lincoln
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. – Abraham Lincoln
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
– George S. Patton
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. – Albert Einstein
Faith is acting before God, knowing that God will fill the gap.
Faith is cimbing out on a limb, cutting off the your branch, and watching the tree fall.
Faith is … to be continued … literally – Mark Batterson
The future has arrived — it’s just not evenly distributed yet. – William Gibson
If you take a barrel full of water and add just one drop of urine, now you have barrel of urine-water. – Richard Feldman
Information vacuums can not occur because misinformation always fills the gap. – Eric D Moore