We want to reproduce all those instruments which were prepared and used in America once upon a time.
More quotes by Henry Ford
Poetry without music may be beautiful, but music gives poetry wings and elevates it into song. That may be the reason for our love of song-it has wings and lifts us; with proper songs, it is a nourishing spiritual exercise.
If the people really set their minds on anything it is impossible to prevent their getting what they want.
I have been at it ten years. I collect them so that they will not be lost to America. We have no Egyptian mummies here, nor any relics of the Battle of Waterloo nor any curios from Pompeii. It is strictly American.
More quotes about Life
My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.
A man can seldom – very, very, seldom – fight a winning fight against his training; the odds are too heavy.
If she doesn’t acknowledge what happened, then how can we trust that she is going to be different in the future?
I’ve always thought that each person invented himself… for whatever reason, through whatever circumstance, through whatever he is gone through… that we are each a figment of our own imagination… And some people have a greater ability to imagine than others.
I know that god is real. I have seen him smile through the sunlight as it dances across your skin and lays gently at your feet.
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power.