Adversity is the foundation of virtue
Economic independence is the foundation of the only sort of freedom worth a damn
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to protect its free expression should be our first object
A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.
Good order is the foundation of all good things.
Confidence is the foundation for all business relations. The degree of confidence a man has in others, and the degree of confidence others have in him, determines a man's standing in the commercial and industrial world.
Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne, and myself founded empires; but what foundation did we rest the creations of our genius? Upon force. Jesus Christ founded an empire upon love; and at this hour millions of men would die for Him.
I consider the foundation of the Constitution as laid on this ground that 'all powers not delegated to the United States, by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states or to the people.' To take a single step beyond the boundaries thus specially drawn around the powers of Congress, is to take possession of a boundless field of power not longer susceptible of any definition
Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
The old welfare system was hurting people by discouraging work and marriage. Welfare reform, and now this legislation, will build on the understanding that work and strong families are the foundation upon which we build our future.
The family farm is the foundation for who we are as a Commonwealth. And for over a century, the family farm in Kentucky has centered around one crop: tobacco.
The foundation of lasting self-confidence and self esteem is excellence, mastery of your work.
In every power, of which taste is the foundation, excellence is pretty fairly divided among the sexes.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
The foundation of justice is good faith.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation
Workingmen are at the foundation of society. Show me that product of human endeavor in the making of which the workingman has had no share, and I will show you something that society can well dispense with.
Dangerous consequences will follow when politicians and rulers forget moral principles. Whether we believe in God or karma, ethics is the foundation of every religion.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
I can do no other than be reverent before everything that is called life. I can do no other than to have compassion for all that is called life. That is the beginning and the foundation of all ethics
Wonder is the foundation of all philosophy, inquiry the progress, ignorance the end
What we call real estate - the solid ground to build a house on - is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests
What we call real estate--the solid ground to build a house on--is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.