1. 10

    Any seeming deception in a statement is costly, not only in the expense of the advertising but in the detrimental effect produced upon the customer, who believes she has been misled.

    6
  2. 9

    Courtesies cannot be borrowed like snow shovels; you must have some of your own.

    6
  3. 8

    Do the next thing.

    11
  4. 7

    I learned 30 years ago that it is foolish to scold. I have enough trouble overcoming my own limitations without fretting over the fact that God has not seen fit to distribute evenly the gift of intelligence.

    13
  5. 6

    I cannot too greatly emphasize the importance and value of Bible study - more important than ever before in these days of uncertainties, when men and woman are apt to decide questions from the standpoint of expediency rather than the eternal principles laid down by God, Himself.

    13
  6. 5

    When a customer enters my store, forget me. He is king.

    17
  7. 4

    People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.

    23
  8. 3

    Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half.

    23
  9. 2

    One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.

    47
  10. 1

    Courtesy is the one coin you can never have too much of or be stingy with.

    55
  11. Last Update: 2 August 2021

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