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The Richest Man in Babylon Quotes

Advice is one thing that is freely given away, but watch that you only take what is worth having.
Our acts can be no wiser than our thoughts.
It costs nothing to ask wise advice from a good friend.
Learning was of two kinds: the one being the things we learned and knew, and the other being the training that taught us how to find out what we did not know?.
Will power is but the unflinching purpose to carry the task you set for yourself to fulfillment.
The hungrier one becomes, the clearer one's mind works— also the more sensitive one becomes to the odors of food.
The reason why we have never found measure of wealth. We never sought it.
The sun that shines today is the sun that shone when thy father was born, and will still be shining when thy last grandchild shall pass into the darkness.
As for time, all men have it in abundance.
A part of all I earn is mine to keep.' Say it in the morning when you first arise. Say it at noon. Say it at night. Say it each hour of every day. Say it to yourself until the words stand out like letters of fire across the sky.
In those things toward which we exerted our best endeavors we succeeded.
Proper preparation is the key to our success. Our acts can be no wiser than our thoughts. Our thinking can be no wiser than our understanding.
A PART OF ALL YOU EARN IS YOURS TO KEEP.
Good luck can be enticed by accepting opportunity.