Franklin P. Jones Quotes
Most popular Franklin P. Jones Quotes
Untold suffering seldom is.
He who hesitates is interrupted.
Tact is the art of not saying what you think.
The most efficient labor-saving device is still money.
Patience often gets the credit that belongs to fatigue.
Mincing your words makes it easier if you have to eat them later.
Forgive your enemies—if you can't get back at them any other way.
The trouble with being pleasant is people think you're a hypocrite.
Experience enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Silence gives consent, or a horrible feeling that nobody's listening.
Nothing is so hard to do so gracefully as getting off your high horse.
Tact is the art of recognizing when to be big and when not to belittle.
Whoever thinks marriage is a 50–50 proposition doesn't know the half of it.
Nothing makes you more tolerant of a neighbor's noisy party than being there.
Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Anybody who profits from the experience of others probably writes biographies.
Tact is the art of building a fire under people without making their blood boil.
Perhaps the angels who fear to tread where fools rush in used to be fools who rushed in.
One thing about experience is that when you don't have very much you're apt to get a lot.
It's a strange world of language in which skating on thin ice can get you into hot water.
Time is a versatile performer. It flies, marches on, heals all wounds, runs out and will tell.
A good listener is like a catcher in baseball. He keeps tossing the ball back for you to pitch.
Always tell the truth. You may make a hole in one when you're alone on the golf course someday.
Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance or a stranger.
Nothing makes it easier to resist temptation than a proper bringing-up, a sound set of values—and witnesses.
Nothing's so apt to undermine your confidence in a product as knowing that the commercial selling it has been approved by the company that make it.