Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Elmer G. Leterman

Lexicographer, Founder of Elmer G. Leterman Company and The Leterman-Gortz Corporation

"There is gold in the golden rule for the man who does not estimate others by the rule of gold."

"We are what we accept ourselves as being. We can be what we convince ourselves we can be."

"There is one thing better than making a new friend,and that is keeping a old one."

"Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open."

"A man may fall many times but he won't be a failure until he says someone pushed him."