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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Quotes

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"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."
Love

"Find a job you like and you add five days to every week."
Work

"Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking."

"People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost."

"Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures."

"Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresea, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein."
Time

"Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they're already asleep."

"You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life."

"Marrying an old bachelor is like buying second-hand furniture."

"You can always tell when a man's well informed. His views are pretty much like your own."

"Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness."
Forgiveness

"Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends."

"Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get."

"Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. ."

"Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor."

"Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways."

"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is liking what you get."

"Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people's bad manners."

"Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you."

"In business or in life, don't follow the wagon tracks too closely."

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