Robert C. Savage Quotes

Most popular Robert C. Savage Quotes

He who indulges, bulges!
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is always too soon to quit.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Little is much if God is in it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Plan your work- then work your plan.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be sure you're wrong before you quit.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The greatest ability is dependability.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Forgiveness is not condoning the wrong.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Tomorrow is the busiest day of the week.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is greatness to do little thing well.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When the outlook is bad, try the up-look.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You will not stumble while on your knees.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Do unto others as though you were others.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who is thankful for little enjoys much.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some folks sit and think, others just sit.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The easiest person to deceive is yourself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you are unkind, you are the wrong kind!
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is good to be wise, and wise to be good.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.
β€” Robert C. Savage

wisdom

Men with clenched fists cannot shake hands.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The hardest kind of money to get is-enough.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He is a wise man who knows what not to say.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If all else fails, try following directions.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Do it now! Today will be yesterday tomorrow.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Dying is the last thing I ever intend to do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Do not face the day until you have faced God.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If God is your partner...make your plans BIG.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Smiles never go up in price or down in value.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A fool and his money are soon invited places.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Live each day as if it's your last- it may be.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A pint of example is worth a gallon of advice.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A quitter never wins and a winner never quits.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You can't get rid of your temper by losing it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you go against the grain, you get splinters.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A sharp tongue is no indication of a keen mind.
β€” Robert C. Savage
For heaven's sake- what on earth are you doing?
β€” Robert C. Savage
The brain is no stronger than its weakest think.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is never too late to give up your prejudices.
β€” Robert C. Savage

prejudice

Life is a grind. So use it to sharpen your wits.
β€” Robert C. Savage
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of preacher.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Truth needs no crutches, If it limps, it's a lie!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Live the life, if you are going to talk the talk.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You are only as big as the things that annoy you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A lie is a cowards way of getting out of trouble.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Stand for somethingβ€” or you'll fall for anything.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The way of least resistance usually goes downhill.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is unfortunate to have more dollars than sense.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You're never fully dressed until you wear a smile.
β€” Robert C. Savage
People don't plan to fail- they just fail to plan.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Reputation is valuable but Character is Priceless.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If a thing will go without saying- then let it go.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A person who has a right to boast doesn't have to.
β€” Robert C. Savage
As a man grows wiser, he talks less and says more.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Those who tell white lies soon become color blind.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Happiness is something that multiplies by division.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The easiest thing to confess is- my neighbor's sin.
β€” Robert C. Savage
God's children never say goodbye for the last time.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Men and pins are useless when they lose their heads.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Few men ever grow up- they merely change their toys.
β€” Robert C. Savage
People who do a lot of kneeling don't do much lying.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is smart to pick your friends- but not to pieces.
β€” Robert C. Savage
People who are green with envy are ripe for trouble.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you stop to think, don't forget to start again.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.
β€” Robert C. Savage
I can keep a secret but the folks I tell it to can't.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't be a cloud because you failed to become a star.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If at first you don't succeed- you are about average.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who blows his stack adds to the world's pollution!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Diets are for people who are "thick and tired" of it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sadder than work left unfinished is work never begun.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you must speak your mind, then mind how you speak.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Feed your faith and your doubts will starve to death.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When looking for faults use a mirror, not a telescope.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Beware of a half truth- you may gotten the wrong half.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If your method is "hit or miss" you will usually miss.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best thing to do behind a person's back is pat it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We ought to do more with life than increase its speed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Getting what they deserve doesn't satisfy many people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It's not enough just to be good- be good for Something!
β€” Robert C. Savage
A mistake, if understood, is but a step towards wisdom.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Avoid following the crowd. Be an engine, not a caboose.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you must kill time, why not try to work it to death?
β€” Robert C. Savage
When life gives you lemons, just make it into lemonade.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The greatest of all faults is to imagine you have none.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people suffer in silence- much louder than others.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small package.
β€” Robert C. Savage
God will not accept praying as a substitute for obeying.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It's better to have a big heart than to own a big house.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It's tough to be poor...but not as bad as being in debt.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some men battle to the top. Others bottle to the bottom.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Old accountants never die, they just lose their balance.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Fortune smiles upon the person who can laugh at himself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you want to set the world right, start with yourself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who climbs the highest is he who helps another ascend.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Give some people an inch, and they think they are rulers.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A bachelor is a guy who never made the same mistake once.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are many roads to success- but they are all uphill.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who is born of god can and should resemble his Father.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When opportunity knocks, some people object to the noise!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To err is common and normal. To admit it is very unlikely.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Prayer is asking for rain. Faith is carrying the umbrella.
β€” Robert C. Savage
One of life's hardest job is to keep up the easy payments.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't let your parents down- remember, they brought you up.
β€” Robert C. Savage
I will study and get ready, and may be my chance will come.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A wise man thinks what he says; a fool says what he thinks.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Grandchildren are so much fun I should have had them first!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The trouble with a little sin is that it won't stay little.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If revenge is sweet, why does it leave such a bitter taste?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people are so heavenly minded they are no earthly good.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It has been said that a smile adds a lot to your face value.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The secrets of the Lord are for those who live close to him.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best preparation for tomorrow is the right use of today.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The words "think" and "thank" come from the same Latin root.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Two can live as cheaply as one...and generally they have to.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When two egotists meet, it's usually a case of an I for an I.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If money is all you want, money is absolutely all you'll get.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Remember, success comes in "cans," failure comes in "can'ts."
β€” Robert C. Savage
A political war is one in which everyone shoots from the lip.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You never get a second chance to make a good first impression.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A man is always as young as he feels, but seldom as important.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Nothing is more frequently "opened by mistake" than the mouth.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Men wear their hair in 3 ways: Parted, unparted, and departed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To rise to the top you must first get to the bottom of things.
β€” Robert C. Savage
After all is said and done, there is much more said than done.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When down in the mouth, remember Jonah. He came out all right.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The devil's number one strategy is to get you to procrastinate.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The parents of bright children are strong believers in heredity.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Refuse to engage in a battle of wits with anyone who is unarmed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Try to be satisfied with your lot, even if you don't have a lot.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Contentment makes poor men rich, Discontent makes rich men poor.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some minds are like concrete - all mixed up and permanently set.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The richest person is the one who is contented with what he has.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't show off driving. If you want to race, go to Indianapolis.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The only bit that will bridle the tongue is a little bit of love.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If we take the time to think more we will undoubtedly thank more.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A chrysanthemum by any other name would be a lot easier to spell.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If there is no sorrow for sin, there will be no joy in salvation.
β€” Robert C. Savage
One of the greatest labor-saving inventions of today is tomorrow.
β€” Robert C. Savage
How disappointing when they say, "I didn't know you'd been away."
β€” Robert C. Savage
People who belong to the middle class have a keen sense of rumor.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A wayward child is sometimes straightened out by being bent over.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Faith ends where worry begins, and worry ends where faith begins.
β€” Robert C. Savage
People who say they sleep like a baby undoubtedly don't have one.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many people, when they run into a telephone pole, blame the pole!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The bigger a man's head gets, the easier it is to fill his shoes.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Others may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A great many so-called "open minds" should be closed for repairs.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The more a man is addicted to vice, the less he cares for advice.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The man who rows the boat generally doesn't have time to rock it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sin produces a moment of gratification and an eternity of remorse.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The brook would lose its song if you removed the rocks and stones.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be a patient pedestrian- otherwise you'll be a pedestrian patient!
β€” Robert C. Savage
See what you can do for others: not just what they can do for you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Oftentimes we don't appreciate life until it's time for it to end.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Those who are willing to face the music may someday lead the band.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You can measure a man by the opposition it takes to discourage him.
β€” Robert C. Savage (Life Lessons: An Inspirational Instruction Book)

adversity character

Yesterday is gone; Tomorrow is uncertain; Today is here. So use it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you gossip and throw dirt, just remember, you are losing around.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The man who is too big for a small job, is too small for a big job.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you can not get what you like, why not try to like what you get?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Bring up a child in the way he should go, and go that way yourself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Always try to drive so that your license will expire before you do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best thing about growing old is that it takes such a long time.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many who expect to be saved in the eleventh hour, die at ten-thirty.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who stands high in his own estimation is a long way from the top.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Those who never succeed themselves are always first to tell you how.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The cause of broken marriages is selfishness in one form or another.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you don't want the fruits of sin, stay out of the devils orchard!
β€” Robert C. Savage
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy- and Jill a wealthy widow.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be sure to work 8 hours- and sleep 8 hours- but not the same 8 hours!
β€” Robert C. Savage
One makes a living by what he gets; he makes a life by what he gives.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Most of us would get along well if we used the advice we give others.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When your outgo exceeds you income, your upkeep causes your downfall.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Most people are willing to pay more to be amused than to be educated.
β€” Robert C. Savage (Life Lessons: An Inspirational Instruction Book)

education

Do you do your job each day well enough that you would hire yourself?
β€” Robert C. Savage
It takes more grace than one can tell to play the second fiddle well.
β€” Robert C. Savage
No man can push himself ahead very far by patting himself on the back.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Great opportunities come to those who make the most of the small ones.
β€” Robert C. Savage
One should give more concern to making a life than to making a living.
β€” Robert C. Savage
In the good old days, people quit spending when they ran out of money.
β€” Robert C. Savage
They can't call you an old dog as long as you are learning new tricks.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The less a man knows the easier it is to convince him he knows it all.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The only thing worse than a quitter is the man who is afraid to begin.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To handle yourself...use your head. To handle others...use your heart.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When God measures a man, he puts a tap around his heart- not his head!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The fellow who sings his own praise often it in a key that's too high.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sharp words will upset the stomach, especially if you have to eat them.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you flee temptation, be sure you don't leave a forwarding address.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you must throw cold water on everything then get a job as a fireman.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The problem with stretching the truth is that it's liable to snap back.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The man who puts God first will find God with him right up to the last.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people think they are big shots because they are always exploding.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sinful pleasures can make you laugh, but they can never dry your tears.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you don't enjoy what you have now, how can you be happier with more?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Parents can tell but never teach, until they practice what they preach.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you want to get rid of a pesty acquaintance just lend him some money.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The world says, "Seeing is believing" Faith says, "Believing is seeing!"
β€” Robert C. Savage
You can't leave your footprints on the sands of time while sitting down.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The fellow with an inflated opinion of himself is generally a flat tire.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Live in such a way that the preacher can tell the truth at your funeral.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you feel dog-tired at night, it may be because you growled all day.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.
β€” Robert C. Savage

funny manners

Nothing is more exhausting than searching for easy ways to make a living.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A hundred mistakes are an education if you learn something from each one.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The worst lie is to lie to myself. The worst deceit is to deceive myself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people conduct their lives on the cafeteria plan- self service only.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Let's learn the lesson that we "can disagree without being disagreeable."
β€” Robert C. Savage
Those who pride themselves in being hard-boiled are often only half-baked.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is when we forget ourselves that we do things which will be remembered.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A statesman is any politician it's considered safe to name a school after.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Any man who knows all the answers most likely misunderstood the questions.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't be afraid of opposition- a kite rises against the wind, not with it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A true friend is one who knows all about you, and likes you just the same.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Middle age is the time when a narrow waist and a broad mind change places.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is easier to cope with out-and-out enemies than with deceptive friends.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many rejoice: in being forgiven by God, but they refuse to forgive others.
β€” Robert C. Savage
While seeking happiness for others we unconsciously find it for ourselves.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best way to forget your own problem is to help someone else solve his.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A woman's work is never done- especially if she asks her husband to do it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When life knocks you on your knees, you're in the perfect position to pray.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A rumour is like a check- don't endorse it until you are sure it's genuine.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The greatest underdeveloped territory in all the world lies under your hat.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The will of God will never lead you where the grace of God cannot keep you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be like a postage stamp- it sticks to one thing until it gets the job done!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The trouble with letting off steam is that you only get into more hot water.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We are God's jewels on a dark background...so they will shine more brightly.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many people are like a wheelbarrow- they go no further than they are pushed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some folks are not interested in anything unless it's none of their business.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Rip van winkle is the only person who ever became famous while he was asleep.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You cannot stop people from thinking...the job is to get some people started.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Much can be analyzed of man's character by nothing what excites his laughter.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Platonic friendship-the interval between the introduction and the first kiss.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Striking while the iron is hot is OK, but don't strike while the head is hot.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: "It might have been!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The man who knows how will find a job. The man who knows why will be his boss.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't be discouraged It's often the last key in the bunch that opens the door.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It isn't your position that makes you happy or unhappy, it's your disposition!
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you try to make an impression- that is precisely the impression you make.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Hardening of the heart ages people more quickly than hardening of the arteries.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Remember the turtle β€” he never makes any progress until he sticks his neck out.
β€” Robert C. Savage
An atheist cannot find God for the same reason a thief cannot find a policeman.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The person who uses the loudest voice is the one who has the weakest arguments.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It's not the minutes you spend at the table than make you fat, it's the seconds.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You should never criticize your wife's judgement- look who she decided to marry!
β€” Robert C. Savage
A true friend is one who thinks you are a good egg even if you are half-cracked.
β€” Robert C. Savage
No one wants to listen to you talk, unless he believes it will be his turn next.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is usually the fellow with the big mouth who bites off more than he can chew.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There is a vast difference between having to say something and something to say.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store.
β€” Robert C. Savage

home

Much more important than adding years to your life, is to add life to your years.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't think you're necessarily on the right road because it's a well-beaten path.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Nothing is all wrong. Even a clock that has stopped running is right twice a day.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Most of us would rather be ruined by flattery than to be benefitted by criticism.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Vacant lots and vacant minds usually become dumping grounds for a lot of rubbish.
β€” Robert C. Savage
I wish people would give at least a much attention to deeds as they do to creeds.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Bad habits are like a comfortable bed....easy to get into, but hard to get out of.
β€” Robert C. Savage
How lamentable is the way we praise the dead saints and persecute the living ones!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Conceit is a strange disease: it makes everyone sick except the person who has it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A man makes mistakes, but he isn't a failure until he starts blaming someone else.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There is hope for any man who can look in the mirror and laugh at what he has seen.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Everyone can do something to make the world better- he can atleast improve himself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Let's learn a lesson from tea. It shows its real worth when it gets into hot water.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A man who says he is doing as much at 60 as he died at 20, wasn't doing much at 20.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is hard to make guests feel at home when all the time you are wishing they were.
β€” Robert C. Savage
More people commit suicide with a knife, fork, and spoon than with any other weapon.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you are not living as close to God as you once did, you need not guess who moved.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Now is the best time to do something pleasant if you want to have pleasant memories.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Jumping to conclusions is not nearly so good a mental exercise as digging for facts.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A goodway to avoid heart trouble: - don't run upstairs, and - don't run down people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions than anything else in the world.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Nobody knows the age of the human race, but all agree it is old enough to know better.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people cause happiness wherever they go; others cause happiness whenever they go.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Those who leave everything in God's hand will eventually see God's hand in everything.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To love the whole world for me is no chore. My tough problem's the neighbor next door.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The persons hardest to convince they're at the retirement age are children at bedtime.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Nothing lies beyond the reach of prayer except that which lies outside the will of God.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A fish grows faster than anything living- especially when a fisherman is describing it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Oftentimes the man who most desperately needs help is unwilling to admit he has a need.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The driver is safer when the roads are dry; the roads are safer when the driver is dry.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is as natural for the spiritual man to pray as it is for the natural man to breathe.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There is only one endeavor in which you can start at the top and that's digging a hole.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Signs seen in an office: "I'd like to compliment you on your work. When will you start?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Learn from the mistake of others. You won't live long enough to make them all yourself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many men who put antiknock in their automobiles, ought to take a dose of it themselves.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To be complacently satisfied with yourself is a sure sign that progress is about to end.
β€” Robert C. Savage
God is for us- that is good. God is with us- that is better. God is in us- that is best.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Whatever you may be sure of, be sure of this- you are dreadfully similar to other people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To praise God for our miseries- ends them. To praise God for our blessings- extends them.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Remember---even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there!
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who thinketh by the inch, and talketh by the yard, ought to be dealt with by the foot!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Going to church in the morning is nullified if you plan to go to the devil in the evening.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A good way to your feet on the is to put the weight of responsibilities on your shoulders.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The real measure of a man's worth is- how much would he be worth if he lost all his money?
β€” Robert C. Savage
It seems a little silly now, but this country was founded on a protest against high taxes.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is better to say, "This one thing I do," than to say, "These forty things I dabble in."
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some things come out better without our help...like a bud opening into a beautiful flower.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The difference between a luxury and a necessity is- whether I have it or my friend has it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The job many people spend most of their time at- is the job of hiding what they really are.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We can do little to lengthen our lives, but we can do much to deepen them and broaden them.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best inheritance a parent can give his children is- a few minutes of his time each day.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You can never be quite sure what kind of mind a person has until he gives you a piece of it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you want to get a true estimate of a man, observe what he does when he has nothing to do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A valuable guideline for public speakers: If you don't strike oil in 20 minutes, stop boring!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be confident of this- if God sends you on stony paths, he will provide you with strong shoes.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We'll be in trouble as long as we pay the best professors less than the worst football coach.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When a man becomes wealthy the important question is: "Will God gain a fortune or lose a man?"
β€” Robert C. Savage
Your income tax reveals two things: the amount of your income, and the amount of your honesty.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Before you give somebody a piece of your mind, be sure you can get by with what you have felt!
β€” Robert C. Savage
If your walk is not consistent with your talk you will frequently put your foot in your mouth.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Tomorrow isn't likely to be much fun for the fellow who couldn't find anything to enjoy today.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We must never be silent when we ought to speak. We must never speak when we ought to be silent.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The quickest way to get a multitude of things accomplished is to do just "one thing at a time."
β€” Robert C. Savage
It isn't what you have in your pocket that makes you thankful, but what you have in your heart.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The average person hasn't stored up enough treasure in heaven to make a down payment on a harp.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is not the greatness of my trials but the littleness of my faith that causes me to complain!
β€” Robert C. Savage
There's not much sense keeping your nose to the grindstone just to turn it up at the neighbors.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When adult acts like child, they are silly. When children act like adults, they are delinquents.
β€” Robert C. Savage
In our present condition, if someone offers you the world on a silver platter- take the platter.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Faith is not "believing in spite of the evidence." Faith is obeying in spite of the consequence.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Unless there is within us that which is above us, we shall soon yield to that which is about us.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you have nothing left but God, then for the first time you become aware that God is enough.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If God has called you, do not spend time looking over your shoulder to see who is following you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There is only one person who likes to hear about your troubles- your lawyer. He gets paid for it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who continually watches the clock need not worry about the future. He simply doesn't have any.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Next time a man tells you talk is cheap, ask him if he knows how much a session of Congress costs
β€” Robert C. Savage
Our strength is shown in the things we stand for; our weakness is shown in the things we fall for.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Advice to speakers: "Please keep in mind that the mind cannot absorb more than the seat can endure
β€” Robert C. Savage
Isn't it wonderful the way youngsters always brighten up the home? They never turn out the lights!
β€” Robert C. Savage
God gave us two ears and only one mouth, which indicates we should listen twice as much as we talk.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who learns and learns and yet does not what he knows, is one who plows and plows yet never sows.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't worry about what people thinks about you- the chances are they seldom think about you at all.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A husband who is a real diplomat always remembers his wife's birthday, but forgets what her age is.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The ten Commandments are short and to the point so obviously they were not the work of a committee.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Things could be worse- suppose your errors were published every day like those of baseball players?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Old age can't seem to catch up with folks who have more things to do than they can possibly finish.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When alone guard your thoughts. When at home guard your temper. When with friends guard your tongue.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Be like the watch: have an open face, busy hands, full of good works, pure gold, and well regulated.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Did you ever notice that people who don't count their calories usually have the figures to prove it?
β€” Robert C. Savage
A sign of greatness is to be able to laugh at yourself with others- and enjoy it as much as they do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Some people make a great fuss over a comet in the sky or a total eclipse, but never notice a sunset.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If we could forget our troubles as easily as we forget our blessings, how different things would be!
β€” Robert C. Savage
A bureaucrat's idea of cleaning up his files is to make a copy of every paper before he destroys it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When I start to find fault with all that I see, it is time to start looking for what's wrong with me.
β€” Robert C. Savage
God's love does not always keep us from trials, but it is a love that always keeps us through trials.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You can do better than you think. You can do better if you think. you can do better- don't you think?
β€” Robert C. Savage
The best reply to an atheist is to give him a good dinner and ask him if he believes there is a cook.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The fellow who will never admit he was wrong really is saying he is no smarter now than he used to be.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Blessed is he who will work as a member of the committee of which he really wanted to be the chairman.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The main difference between the wise man and a fool is that a fool's mistakes never teach him anything.
β€” Robert C. Savage
His brother has a Ph.D, his Wife has an M.A., his daughter has a B.A., he is the only one with a J.O.B.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Money talks all right. But in these days a dollar doesn't have enough cents to say anything worthwhile.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It takes thousands of nuts to construct an automobile, but only one nut to scatter it all over the road.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Defeat can be the beginning of success...a colt is not much good until he's been broken. Neither are we.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who provides for this life, but takes no care for eternity, is wise for a moment, but a fool forever.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you are right, you can afford to keep your temper. When you are wrong, you can't afford to lose it.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is not doing the thing we like that makes life happy, it is learning to like the thing we have to do.
β€” Robert C. Savage
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sign seen in a kitchen: "The views expressed by the husband are not necessarily those of the management.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The fellow who's on his toes doesn't usually have any trouble keeping other people from stepping on them.
β€” Robert C. Savage
You and I have no business setting ourselves up as judges- unless we know all that God knows about people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It's no fun to suffer in silence unless you first make enough noise to attract attention and sympathizers.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To look around- is to be distressed. To look within- is to be depressed. To look to God- is to be blessed.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To find happiness, one must concern himself with what he owes the world, not with what the world owes him.
β€” Robert C. Savage
One thing the discovery of the North pole revealed is that there is nobody sitting on the top of the world.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The trouble with a fellow who talks too fast is that he is apt to say things he hasn't even thought of yet.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The test of tolerance comes when we are in a majority. The test of courage comes when we are in a minority.
β€” Robert C. Savage
When you need guidance, get close to God and the nearer you are to him, the clearer everything will appear.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We should learn something everyday, sometimes it is the discovery that what we learned yesterday was wrong.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The truth of God's grace....humbles a man without degrading him, and....exalts a man without inflating him.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Sitting still and wishing makes no person great; The good lord sends the fishing but you must dig the bait!
β€” Robert C. Savage
The most loved folks in our community seem to be the ones Who never can recall anything bad about any of us.
β€” Robert C. Savage
He who lives for God's honor and glory seeks neither praise nor reward, but in the end he is certain of both.
β€” Robert C. Savage
One reason why it's so hard to save money is that our neighbours are always buying something we can't afford.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Show me a man getting an injection from a cheerful nurse, and I'll show you a man taking a friendly needling!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Remember, when you point your finger accusingly at someone else, you have three fingers pointing at yourself.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Failures are divided into two classes - those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Congress is so strange. A man gets up to speak and says nothing. Nobody listens and then everybody disagrees.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There is a great difference between worry and concern. Worry frets about a problem. Concern solves the problem.
β€” Robert C. Savage
An old proverb declares, "Dwell on the past and you'll lose an eye; forget the past and you'll lose both eyes."
β€” Robert C. Savage
We ask God to provide for our needs, and when he does, we congratulate ourselves on our ability and cleverness.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A hearty laugh and a sunny smile combine to produce the cheapest and best medicine known anywhere in the world.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Many people avoid discovering the secret of success because deep down they suspect the secret may be- hard work!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Oftentimes when we hear our children talk, we realize we should have been more careful of what they heard us say.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Guidelines for bureaucrats: (1) When in charge, ponder. (2) When in trouble, delegate. (3) When in doubt, mumble.
β€” Robert C. Savage
To return evil for good is..devilish; To return good for good is..neighborly; To return good for evil is..godlike.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you think it doesn't pay to stick together, consider the banana. As soon as it leaves the bunch it gets skinned!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Circumstances are like a mattress: When we are on top, we rest in comfort; when we are underneath, we are smothered.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are very few gains without pains...and very few triumphs without trials. There is no sunshine without shadows.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A good thing to remember, and a better thing to do; is to work with the construction gang and not the wrecking crew.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We will have all eternity in which to celebrate our victories, but we have so little time left in which to win them.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Isn't it strange that men will fight for the right to say what they think and when then say so much without thinking?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Our experts, scientists,researchers and politicians have gone to a lot of trouble to improve everything except people.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There can be no victories without battles. There can be no peaks without valleys. There can be no roses without thorns.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The reason a young man leaves the farm to work in the city is to make enough money to retire and move back on the farm.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are three rules for public speakers. (1) Stand to be seen. (2) Speak up to be heard. (3) Shut Up to be appreciated.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is rather ridiculous to think we are better than Grandpa and Grandma simply because we have better and shinier gadgets.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is true that a man is known by the company he keeps. It is also true that a man is known by the company he keeps out of.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A valuable measure of success or failure is whether the tough problem you are facing is the same problem you had a year ago.
β€” Robert C. Savage
A lesson in mathematics: A little sin will...add to your trouble; subtract from your energy; and multiply your difficulties.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The prayer of a Sioux Indian: "Great Spirit, help me never to judge another until I have walked two weeks in his moccasins."
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't despair because you have occasional sinking spells of despondency just remember the sun has a sinking spell every night.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Abraham Lincoln declared "You can't fool all the people all the time" β€” but these highway interchange signs come pretty close.
β€” Robert C. Savage
We humans make provision for this life as if it would never end; and we make provision for eternity as if it would never begin.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you could kick in the pants the fellow responsible for most of your troubles, you wouldn't be able to sit down for six weeks.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The smartest person is not the one who is quickest to see through a thing, rather it is the person who will see a thing through.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are two kinds of people who never amount to much: those who can't do what they are told, and those who can do nothing else.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you want to get a pail of milk, don't sit yourself on a stool in the middle of a field hoping that a cow will come over to you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Every tomorrow has two handles. We may take hold of it by the handle of anxiety, or we can take hold of it by the handle of faith.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is too bad people can't exchange problems with each other, for all of us claim we know how to solve the other fellow's problem.
β€” Robert C. Savage
With God's strength behind you, his love within you, and his arms underneath you, you are more than sufficient for the days ahead of you.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Trust him- when dark days assail you; Trust him- when your faith is small. Trust him- when to simply trust him is the hardest thing of all.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The family that prays together, stays together. The family that talks together, walks together. The family that sings together, clings together.
β€” Robert C. Savage
It is easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows by like a song, But the man worth while is one who will smile, When everything goes dead wrong.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The anger of a good man lasts an instant; that of a meddler two hours; that of a base man a day and a night; and that of a great sinner until death.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Blessed is the man who has learned to admire without envy, to follow without mimicking, to praise without flattery, and to lead without manipulation.
β€” Robert C. Savage
An optimist defines a window as something to let the light shine through. A pessimist defines a window as something that gets dirty as needs washing.
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you are looking for an easy project- try fault finding. It requires no talent, no brains, and no character to get started in the business of grumbling.
β€” Robert C. Savage
I don't think that I should drink. For when I drink, I do not think. Isn't it rather foolish for a man to put into his mouth that which takes away his brains?
β€” Robert C. Savage
If you tell a man there are 300 billion stars in the universe, he'll believe you. But if you tell him a bench has just been painted, he has to touch it to be sure.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The crowd is usually going the wrong way sacred and secular history indicate that it is usually God's righteous minority bucking the crowd that is going the right way.
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are 773,692 words in the Bible, but not once can we find the word "worry" among them. The conclusion is obvious- if "worry" is not in God's vocabulary, it should not be in ours.
β€” Robert C. Savage
Don't fret and worry about the future. Do what you know you ought to do today. The rest iis God's responsibility. he has promised to be with us each step of the way what more can ask for?
β€” Robert C. Savage
Worry is an emotion that can never empty tomorrow of its problems, but it does empty today of its strength. It does not help us escape evil, but it does make us ill-prepared to cope with it when and if it comes.
β€” Robert C. Savage
The lord has given us two ends, they have a common link; For with the bottom end we sit, and with the other we think. Success in life depends upon which end you choose to use. You'll soon discover this my friend, Heads you win and tails you lose!
β€” Robert C. Savage
Faith is only as good as its object. The man in the jungle bows before an idol of stone and trusts it to help him, but he receives no help. If faith is not directed at the right object, it will accomplish nothing, The big question, "In whom do you believe?
β€” Robert C. Savage
There are three ways we can get together; First- we can be like popcorn in a popper and explode at each other. Second- we can be like ice cubes in a refrigerator and freeze together. Third- we can be like a box of chocolates in the summer sun and melt together.
β€” Robert C. Savage