William Arthur Ward Quotes

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.

Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.

We are more than what we do – much more than what we accomplish – far more than what we possess.

In the face of unjust criticism we can become bitter or better; upset or understanding; hostile or humble; furious or forgiving.

We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them.

When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.

Adverstiy causes some men to break; others to break records.

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.