Quotes

One of the fondest memories of my Granddad Nelson was trading quotes regularly over email. Sadly I lost the email archive when I went on my mission, but it has continued to be an interest of mine. I hope you enjoy my collection of quotes. A bit of everything from religion to politics to leadership.


If the ox is in the mire every Sunday, we strongly recommend you sell the ox or fill the mire.


Many nameless people with gifts equal only to five loaves and two small fishes magnify their callings and serve without attention or recognition, feeding literally thousands


There is a very good reason for this sign being here and you standing there reading it.
It is here to keep you busy.
We realize how annoying it can be, just standing around doing nothing, trying to find someone to help you.
So we have this sign here for you to read and hope that by the time you finish, one of our people will have found you.
P.S. If not, please read it again


The opposite of love is indifference!


Supervisor to employee: "Don't think of me as the boss. Think of me as a co-worker who's always right."


My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment that puts you in the best place for the next moment.


If you are ever called upon to chasten a person, never chasten beyond the balm you have within you to bind up.


I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.


God loves us and believes in us and has done and will do anything he can to help us, but he will not impose on our free agency.


Down in their hearts, wise men know this truth: the only way to help yourself is to help others.