Elbert Hubbard

1856 - 1915

A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on work

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Work to become, not to acquire.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on good

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A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on joy, life, and zest

Forbid a man to think for himself or to act for himself and you may add the joy of piracy and the zest of smuggling to his life.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on generosity and wisdom

To know when to be generous and when to be firm - this is wisdom.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on ability, genius, power, and time

Genius is the ability to act rightly without precedent - the power to do the right thing the first time.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on decisions and strength

It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on achievement, laughter, love, and success

He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

Source: quoting Stevenson

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on defeat, effort, failure, success, and victory

When on the brink of complete discouragement, success is discerning that . . . the line between failure and success is so fine that often a single extra effort is all that is needed to bring victory out of defeat.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on understanding

The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

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A Quote by Elbert Green Hubbard on danger and ideas

An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy to be called an idea at all.

Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

Source: Dictionary of Epigrams, 1910

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