Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard

Quotes and Inspiration

“To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.”
“One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.”
“Genius is the ability to act rightly without precedent - the power to do the right thing the first time.”
“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.”
“The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.”
“The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.”
“If you want work well done, select a busy man; the other kind has no time.”
“There is no failure except in no longer trying. There is no defeat except from within, no insurmountable barrier except our own inherent weakness of purpose.”
“Allow motion to equal emotion.”
“Reversing your treatment of the man you have wronged is better than asking his forgiveness.”
“Your neighbor is the man who needs you.”
“Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.”
“What people need and what they want may be very different.”

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