Elbert Hubbard Sayings and Quotes

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


The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.     

Elbert Hubbard

There is no failure except in no longer trying.     

Elbert Hubbard

Where parents do too much for their children, the children will not do much for themselves.     

Elbert Hubbard

The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment.     

Elbert Hubbard

One who limits himself to his chosen mode of ignorance.     

Elbert Hubbard

The brain is a commodity used to fertilize ideas.     

Elbert Hubbard

The cheerful loser is the winner.     

Elbert Hubbard

The product of the head, heart and hand is a thing to be loved.     

Elbert Hubbard

A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman is as bad as she dares.     

Elbert Hubbard

Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage but simply because they have never organized their energies around a goal.     

Elbert Hubbard

If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.     

Elbert Hubbard

God will not look you over for medals degrees or diplomas, but for scars.     

Elbert Hubbard

Men are not punished for their sins, but by them.     

Elbert Hubbard

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.     

Elbert Hubbard

If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.     

Elbert Hubbard

If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.     

Elbert Hubbard

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.     

Elbert Hubbard

An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.     

Elbert Hubbard

The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.     

Elbert Hubbard

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.     

Elbert Hubbard

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.      

Elbert Hubbard

I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.     

Elbert Hubbard

A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.     

Elbert Hubbard

A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.     

Elbert Hubbard

Don't take life too seriously. You'll never get out of it alive.     

Elbert Hubbard

Positive anything is better than negative nothing.     

Elbert Hubbard

Be pleasant until ten o'clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself.     

Elbert Hubbard

There is no failure except in no longer trying.     

Elbert Hubbard

Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.     

Elbert Hubbard

The stronger a man is, the more gentle he can afford to be     

Elbert Hubbard