A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
Author: Pearl Bailey (1918-1990)
Profession: American Vocalist, Movie and Stage Actress
He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)
Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer
Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
Author: Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773)
Profession: British Statesman, Author
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Author: Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
Profession: British Novelist
Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have.
Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)
Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE
Worth begets in base minds, envy; in great souls, emulation.
Author: Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Profession: British Novelist, Dramatist
That person proves his worth who can make us want to listen when he is with us and think when he is gone.
The destroyer of weeds, thistles, and thorns is a benefactor whether he soweth grain or not.
Author: Robert Green Ingersoll (1833-1899)
Profession: American Orator, Lawyer
Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality is cheap, whatever the price one has to pay for it.
Author: William James (1842-1910)
Profession: American Psychologist, Professor, Author
If you love the sacred and despise the ordinary, you are still bobbing in the ocean of delusion.
Everything that's really worthwhile in life comes to us.
Author: Earl Nightingale (1921-1989)
Profession: American Radio Announcer, Author, Motivator, Speaker
We'll never know the worth of water till the well go dry.
Author: Scottish Proverb
Profession: Sayings of Scottish Origin
Only so far as a man believes strongly, mightily, can he act cheerfully, or do anything that is worth doing.
Author: Frederick W. Robertson
I believe in the supreme worth of the individual and in his right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Author: John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937)
Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist, Founder Exxon
It's not what you pay a man, but what he costs you that counts.
Author: Will Rogers (1879-1935)
Profession: American Humorist, Actor