James Adams

1878 - 1949

A Quote by James Truslow Adams on life

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There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.

James Adams (1878 - 1949)

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A Quote by James Truslow Adams on automobiles, progress, and society

Capital is to the progress of society what gas is to a car.

James Adams (1878 - 1949)

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A Quote by James Truslow Adams on chance, good, ideas, life, and people

Perhaps it would be a good idea, fantastic as it sounds, to muffle every telephone, halt every motor, and stop all activity someday to give people a chance to ponder a few minutes on what it is all about, why they are living, and what they really want.

James Adams (1878 - 1949)

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A Quote by James Truslow Adams on day and life

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We cannot advance without new experiments in living, but no wise man tries every day what he has proved wrong the day before.

James Adams (1878 - 1949)

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A Quote by James Truslow Adams on chance, children, country, dreams, individuality, labor, and reward

The whole of the American Dream has been based on the chance to get ahead, for one's self or one's children. Would this country have ever reached the point it has if the individual had always been refused the rewards of his labors and dangers?

James Adams (1878 - 1949)

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