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William Arthur Ward

Commend while others are criticizing, persist while others are quitting

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William Arthur Ward

The more we count the blessings we have, the less we crave the luxuries we haven't.

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William Arthur Ward

Enthusiasm is the match that lights the candle of achievement.

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William Arthur Ward

Christmas is more than a time of music, merriment and mirth; it is a season of meditation, mangers and miracles. Christmas is more than a time of carols, cards and candy; it is a season of dedication and decision.

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William Arthur Ward

Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting.

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William Arthur Ward

Forgiveness from others is charity; from God, grace; from oneself, wisdom.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Arthur Ward

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.

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William Arthur Ward

Blessed is the person who sees the need, recognizes the responsibility, and actively becomes the answer.

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William Arthur Ward

Giving is more than a responsibility-it is a privilege; more than an act of obedience-it is evidence of our faith.

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William Arthur Ward

Raised voices lower esteem. Hot tempers cool friendships. Loose tongues stretch truth. Swelled heads shrink influence. Sharp words dull respect.

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William Arthur Ward

'If only' is the excuse of the loser; 'I can' is the affirmation of the winner.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Arthur Ward

The regeneration of a sinner is an evidence of power in the highest sphere--moral nature; with the highest prerogative--to change nature; and operating to the highest result--not to create originally, which is great; but to create anew, which is greater.

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William Arthur Ward

Friendship flourishes at the fountain of forgiveness.

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William Arthur Ward

Real optimism sees the negatives but accentuates the positive.

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William Arthur Ward

We must be silent before we can listen. We must listen before we can learn. We must learn before we can prepare. We must prepare before we can serve. We must serve before we can lead.

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William Arthur Ward

Christmas is more that a time of festivities, family, and friends; it is a season of generosity, gladness, and gratitude.

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William Arthur Ward

Freedom's enemies are waste, lethargy, indifference, immorality, and the insidious attitude of something for nothing.

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William Arthur Ward

A friend is one who joyfully sings with you when you are on the mountaintop, and silently walks beside you through the valley.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Arthur Ward

Another fresh new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give! This bright new year is given me To live each day with zest . . . To daily grow and try to be My highest and my best! I have the opportunity Once more to right some wrongs, To pray for peace, to plant a tree, And sing more joyful songs!

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Arthur Ward

To the optimist all doors have handles and hinges; to the pessimist, all doors have locks and latches.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Arthur Ward

Real and lasting generosity requires that a person do more than make up his mind to give. He must also make up his heart.

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William Arthur Ward

God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say 'thank you?'

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William Arthur Ward

Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.

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William Arthur Ward

A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strenghs; feels your fears but fortifies your faith; sees your anxieties but frees your spirit; recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.

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William Arthur Ward

Delays, disappointments and defeats cause quitters to give up in resignation; losers, to give in the frustration; winners, to come through with determination.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Arthur Ward

Real optimism is aware of problems but recognizes the solutions.

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William Arthur Ward

If you would be interesting, be interested, if you would be pleased, be pleasing, if you would be loved, be loveable, if you would be helped be helpful.

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William Arthur Ward

We can be resentful of our age, or we can be grateful for having attained it.

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William Arthur Ward

Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.

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William Arthur Ward

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

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William Arthur Ward

To the optimist, obstacles aare challenges, roadblocks are inspirations, and problems are invitations to achievement.

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William Arthur Ward

We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys.

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William Arthur Ward

Another fresh new year is here. Another year to live! To Banish worry, doubt and fear, to love and give

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William Arthur Ward

Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.

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William Arthur Ward

Today is a most unusual day, because we have never lived it before; we will never live it again; it is the only day we have.

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William Arthur Ward

Vow to be valiant. Resolve to be radiant. Determine to be dynamic. Strive to be sincere. Aspire to be attuned.

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William Arthur Ward

Gratitude is the the energy of faith.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Arthur Ward

The experienced mountain climber is not intimidated by a mountain - he is inspired by it. The persistent winner is not discouraged by a problem--he is challenged by it. Mountains are created to be conquered; adversities are designed to be defeated; problems are sent to be solved. It is better to master one mountain than a thousand foothills.

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William Arthur Ward

Teaching is more than imparting knowledge, it is inspiring change.

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William Arthur Ward

What you believe is more important than what you possess. What you live is more lasting than what you profess. Whom you inspire is more significant than whom you impress.

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William Arthur Ward

Leadership is a serving relationship that has the effect of facilitating human development

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William Arthur Ward

The winner asks, "May I help?" The loser asks, "Do you expect me to do that?

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William Arthur Ward

Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Arthur Ward

A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Arthur Ward

The pessimist borrows trouble; the optimists lend encouragement.

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William Arthur Ward

Opportunity is often difficult to recognize; we usually expect it to beckon us with beepers and billboards.

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William Arthur Ward

Nothing limits achievement like small thinking; nothing expands possibilities like unleashed imagination.

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William Arthur Ward

As the valley gives height to the mountain, so can sorrow give meaning to pleasure; as the well is the source of the fountain, deep adversity can be a treasure.

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William Arthur Ward

A pinch of praise is worth a pound of scorn. A dash of encouragement is more helpful than a dipper of pessimism. A cup of kindness is better than a cupboard of criticism.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Arthur Ward

The momentary thrill of getting rarely equals the lasting joy of giving.