Robert Breault Quotes

Most popular Robert Breault Quotes

The road to success is wherever people need another road.
— Robert Breault

success

Time is a figure eight, at its center the city of Deja Vu.
— Robert Breault

interesting time

If you can be unaccountably sad, you can be unaccountably happy.

happiness

Life is like sailing. You can use any wind to go in any direction.
— Robert Breault
Being loved by all is little fun 
Unless you're also loved by one.
— Robert Breault

love

Every day is conquerable by its hours, and every hour by its minutes.
— Robert Breault
If you keep rephrasing the question, it gradually becomes the answer.
— Robert Breault
The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions.
— Robert Breault

prayer

Among life's regrets is all the time wasted being early for everything.
— Robert Breault

time regret

Dare to be imperfect and one day there will tug at your sleeve a soulmate.
— Robert Breault
Despair is nearly always a still shot taken from a movie that is not over.

despair

There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate.
— Robert Breault

attitude

So often when the obstacles in your path can't be overcome, it's not your path.

obstacles

Where you find quality, you will find a craftsman, not a quality-control expert.
— Robert Breault

quality management

Sometimes, to pursue a new idea, the artist must forfeit his deposit on an old idea.
— Robert Breault

art

Most people would rather defend to the death your right to say it than listen to it.
— Robert Breault

listening

An art critic is someone who appreciates art, except for any particular piece of art.
— Robert Breault

art

Lend, by your imperfections, self-esteem to others, and you will be invited everywhere.
— Robert Breault

shortcomings

In comparing religious belief to science, I try to remember that science is belief also.
— Robert Breault

science & religion

How do you achieve success? Well, for one thing, you don't define it before you achieve it.
— Robert Breault

success

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
— Robert Breault

attitude

Most of the excellence we see in the world is the product not of talent or genius but of self-respect.

excellence self-respect

Count no day lost in which you waited your turn, took only your share and sought advantage over no one.
— Robert Breault

morals

There is no effect more disproportionate to its cause than the happiness bestowed by a small compliment.

compliments

There are subjects in which I wish to become knowledgeable, and subjects in which I wish to remain wise.
— Robert Breault

knowledge and wisdom

The most valuable lesson man has learned from his dog is to kick a few blades of grass over it and move on.
— Robert Breault
The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser—in case you thought optimism was dead.
— Robert Breault

optimism

According to science, the universe began as a swirl of gas that, as it cooled, spun off the Ten Commandments.
— Robert Breault

religion

We have a choice every day—to act on yesterday's good intentions or get an early start on tomorrow's regrets.
— Robert Breault
Toss your dashed hopes not into a trash bin but into a drawer where you are likely to rummage some bright morning.
— Robert Breault

disappointment

One must look hard through history to find when a clear understanding of the truth moved anyone to fire the first shot.
— Robert Breault

peace

I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
— Robert Breault

friendship

The artist uses the talent he has, wishing he had more talent. The talent uses the artist it has, wishing it had more artist.
— Robert Breault

artists talent

The artist uses the talent he has, wishing he had more talent.  The talent uses the artist it has, wishing it had more artist.

artists talent

For centuries, man believed that the sun revolves around the earth. Centuries later, he still thinks that time moves clockwise.
— Robert Breault

time

The artist gazes upon a reality and creates his own impression. The viewer gazes upon the impression and creates his own reality.
— Robert Breault

art

The painter puts brush to canvas, and the poet puts pen to paper. The poet has the easier task, for his pen does not alter his rhyme.
— Robert Breault

art

Be the master of your fate, be the captain of your soul, but do not hesitate, should the chance befall you, to be the slave of your heart.
— Robert Breault

heart