Frank A. Clark

Frank A.
Clark
1911
1991

American Writer and Cartoonist, Creator of "The County Parson" Sermons

Author Quotes

We've put more effort into helping folks reach old age than into helping them enjoy it.

Why not upset the apple cart? If you don't, the apples will rot anyway.

The reason there's so much ignorance is that those who have it are so eager to share it.

There is one advantage to having nothing, it never needs repair.

There's nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child.

We're all generous, but with different things, like time, money, talent - criticism.

I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it.

I'd rather see folks doubt what's true than accept what isn't.

If a fellow isn't thankful for what he's got, he isn't likely to be thankful for what he's going to get.

If you haven't time to help youngsters find the right way in life, somebody with more time will help them find the wrong way.

Kindness makes a fellow feel good whether it's being done to him or by him.

Many folks think they aren't good at earning money, when what they don't know is how to use it.

Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.

A Bible that's falling apart usually belongs to a person who isn't.

Modern man is frantically trying to earn enough to buy things he's too busy to enjoy.

A child, like your stomach, doesn't need all you can afford to give it.

Most of the good things that have happened to me, happened by accident when I was trying to help someone else.

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.

Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out.

A leading authority is anyone who has guessed right more than once.

Sins are kinda like rabbits - turn a couple of 'em loose and the first thing you know there's a whole bunch of new ones.

A man's conscience, like a warning line on the highway, tells him what he shouldn't do - but it does not keep him from doing it.

The more you learn to live without, the more you'll have to live with.

A young man should never be ashamed of his ancestors - unless he's turning out to be like them.

Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things.

Author Picture
First Name
Frank A.
Last Name
Clark
Birth Date
1911
Death Date
1991
Bio

American Writer and Cartoonist, Creator of "The County Parson" Sermons