Quotations by William J. H. Boetcker
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Born: Sunday, December 31, 1899
Better to be a strong man with a weak point, than to be a weak man without a strong point. A diamond with a flaw is more valuable that a brick without a flaw.
If you want to know how rich you really are, find out what would be left of you tomorrow if you should lose every dollar you own tonight.
(Keywords: Tomorrow, Want)
If your business keeps you so busy that you have no time for anything else, there must be something wrong, either with you or with your business.
(Keywords: Business, Time, Wrong)
Never mind what others do; do better than yourself, beat your own record from day to day, and you are a success.
(Keywords: Success, Day, Mind)
That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong.
(Keywords: People, May, Right, Self, Wrong)
The difficulties and struggles of today are but the price we must pay for the accomplishments and victories of tomorrow.
(Keywords: Accomplishments, Difficulties, Today, Tomorrow)
The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.
(Keywords: Men, Man, Will)
The more you learn what to do with yourself, and the more you do for others, the more you will learn to enjoy the abundant life.
(Keywords: Life, Will)
True religion... is giving and finding one's happiness by bringing happiness into the lives of others.
(Keywords: Happiness, Religion, Giving)
We will never have real safety and security for wage earners unless we provide for safety and security for the wage payers and wage savers.
(Keywords: Safety, Security, Wage, Will)
What a different world this would be if people would listen to those who know more and not merely try to get something from those who have more.
(Keywords: People, World)
You cannot raise a man up by calling him down.
Your success depends mainly upon what you think of yourself and whether you believe in yourself.