Alexander Graham Bell Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old alexander graham bell quotes, alexander graham bell sayings, and alexander graham bell proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with -- a man is what he makes of himself.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.     

Alexander Graham Bell

A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with, a man is what he makes himself.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with - a man is what he makes of himself.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.     

Alexander Graham Bell

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Don't keep forever on the public road, going only where others have gone and following one after the other like a flock of sheep. Leave the beaten track occasionally and dive into the woods.      

Alexander Graham Bell

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.     

Alexander Graham Bell

The day will come when the man at the telephone will be able to see the distant person to whom he is speaking.     

Alexander Graham Bell

The great advantage [the telephone] possesses over every other form of electrical apparatus consists in the fact that it requires no skill to operate the instrument.     

Alexander Graham Bell

The telephone will be used to inform people that a telegram has been sent.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Night is a more quiet time to work. It aids thought.     

Alexander Graham Bell