William Arthur Ward, is one of America’s most quoted writers of inspirational maxims. More than 100 articles, poems and meditations written by Ward have been published in such magazines as Reader’s Digest.
A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.
A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
Do more than belong, participate. Do more than care, help. Do more than believe, practice.
Enthusiasm is the match that lights the candle of achievement.
Feeling gratitude and not expressing it, is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them.