William Feather Quotes

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

That they may have a little peace, even the best dogs are compelled to snarl occasionally.

Life begins at 40 – but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.

Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you.

Every social injustice is not only cruel, but it is economic waste.

Next to a sincere compliment, I think I like a well-deserved and honest rebuke.

Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers.

Business is always interfering with pleasure – but it makes other pleasures possible.

Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can.

Let us resolve to do the best we can with what we’ve got.