Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
Never say you know a man until you have divided an inheritance with him.
The finest inheritance you can give to a child is to allow it to make its own way, completely on its own feet.
If you want happiness for an hour -- take a nap. If you want happiness for a day -- go fishing. If you want happiness for a month -- get married. If you want happiness for a year -- inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime -- help someone else.
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day.
We have inherited the past; we can create the future.
We do not inherit the land from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
I haven't inherited the earth from my parents, I am borrowing it from my children.
In times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.
Last Update: November, 2020