Walter Annenberg short quotes

Many activities and team play participation will give you a training that will prove invaluable later on in life. ---->>>

When we hold back out of laziness, that is when we tie ourselves into knots of boredom. ---->>>

All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.

All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.

My country has been very good to me; I must be good to my country.

My country has been very good to me; I must be good to my country.

Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound. ---->>>

I didn't want to be greedy. It's a mark of bad character and I always believed that pigs go the slaughterhouse. ---->>>

It is not easy to find something that will intrigue and bind your interest and enthusiasm. This you must seek for yourself. ---->>>

What matters is that you are doing what you think is right based on the standards which you hold. ---->>>

Some people find an interest in making money, and though they appear to be slaving, many actually enjoy every minute of their work.

Some people find an interest in making money, and though they appear to be slaving, many actually enjoy every minute of their work.

Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life. ---->>>

Accomplish something every day of your life. ---->>>

The greatest power is not money power, but political power.

The greatest power is not money power, but political power.

You will not be satisfied unless you are contributing something to or for the benefit of others. ---->>>

I shall participate, I shall contribute, and in so doing, I will be the gainer. ---->>>

In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.

In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.

The test of character is having the ability to meet challenges. ---->>>

Your Majesty, I took the liberty because I was so desirous of visiting alone with you for a few minutes before the rest of the other peasants arrived. ---->>>

Few things are as essential as education. ---->>>

God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender. ---->>>

Never buy four C-plus paintings when you can buy one A. ---->>>

Live rich, die poor; never make the mistake of doing it the other way round. ---->>>

Don't worry about it. Babe Ruth struck out on occasion, too. ---->>>

Our blood will turn from red to blue, although our money is but new. ---->>>

The greatest happiness comes from being vitally interested in something that excites all your energies. ---->>>

Everybody around the world wants to send their kids to our universities. But nobody wants to send their kids here to public school. ---->>>

I cannot compromise or inhibit my independence.

I cannot compromise or inhibit my independence.

I have very little respect for Nancy Reagan. There is something about her that is very petty. ---->>>

My success? Being born the son of Moses Annenberg. ---->>>

People who think about art as an investment are pathetic.

People who think about art as an investment are pathetic.

Carter's done a lot more good since he's been out of the White House than when he was in it. ---->>>

I didn't feel the Depression at all. I always had a pocketful of money. ---->>>

I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened. ---->>>

I'd heard he was good, and what the hell sense does it make not to hire somebody because of their color? ---->>>

It is unsound for an independent editor to be a financial contributor to any cause which would cause any type of special pleading. ---->>>

TV is like theater. You can't enjoy it without a program. ---->>>

Unless young blacks are brought into the mainstream of economic life, they will continue to be on the curbstone. ---->>>

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