He who gives what he would as readily throw away, gives without generosity; for the essence of generosity is in self sacrifice.
More Quotes from Henry Taylor:Shy and proud men are more liable than any others to fall into the hands of parasites and creatures of low character. For in the intimacies which are formed by shy men, they do not choose, but are chosen.
Conscience is, in most men, an anticipation of the opinions of others.
No siren did ever so charm the ear of the listener as the listening ear has charmed the soul of the siren.
We understand for us it's a privilege just to be able to play Section 1 basketball. Our kids realize this, and we let them know from the beginning of the season. They know they can't go out there and cause trouble. For our kids I'm just speaking for us they know if there are any incidents, there's going to be more consequences to face. And we haven't had a problem since we started this thing.
The hope, and not the fact, of advancement, is the spur to industry.
The philosophy which affects to teach us a contempt of money does not run very deep.
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There is always time for failure.