Bruce Barton

Bruce Fairchild Barton (5 August 1886 - 5 July 1967) was an American author, advertising executive, and politician

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Advertising is the very essence of democracy.
Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
Conceit is God's gift to little men.
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
If you give your son only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.
Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things - I am tempted to think there are no little things.
Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things. I am tempted to think there are no little things.
The ablest men in all walks of modern life are men of faith. Most of them have much more faith than they themselves realize.
The four stages of man are infancy, childhood, adolescence, and obsolescence.
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
When a load of bricks, dumped on a corner lot, can arrange themselves into a house; when a handful of springs and screws and wheels, emptied on a desk, can gather themselves into a watch, then and not until then will it seem sensible, to some of us at least, to believe that all these thousands or millions of worlds could have been created, balanced and set to revolving in their separate orbits -- all without any directing intelligence at all.
When you're through changing, you're through.

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