"Action and reaction, ebb and flow, trial and error, change - this is the rhythm of living. Out of our over-confidence, fear out of our fear, clearer vision, fresh hope. And out of hope, progress."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Bruce Barton on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Bruce Barton on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Bruce Barton on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Bruce Barton on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Bruce Barton on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"No sex, age, or condition is above or below the absolute necessity of modesty but without it one vastly beneath the rank of man."
"It would do the world good if every man would compel himself occasionally to be absolutely alone. Most of the world s progress has come out of such loneliness."
"If you can give your child only one gift, let it be enthusiasm."
"Christ would be a national advertiser today, I am sure, as He was a great advertiser in His own day. He thought of His life as business."
"Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world."