Law Office of Carol Ryder and Associates

FAMOUS SAYINGS WE BELIEVE IN



"You can only become truly accomplished at doing something you love. Don't make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can't take their eyes off you. Maya Angelou.


"Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest". - Mark Twain


"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter"-Martin Luther King Jr. 


"We must become the change we want to see" - Mahatma Ghandi


"I hold that the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by man from the cruelty of man" ~M. Gandhi


"Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it" - Budha


"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure" - Colin Powell


"Really great people make you too feel that you can become great" - Mark Twain


"Spirit has fifty times the strength and staying power of brawn and muscle" - Mark Twain


"Always do what you are afraid to do"  - Ralph Waldo Emerson


"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." ~ Immanual Kant


"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." ~ Mahatma Gandhi 

"We can't reach old age by another man's road. My habits protect my life but they would assassinate you".  - Mark Twain 


"I care not for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it."~ Abraham Lincoln


"The average dog is a nicer person than the average person." ~ Andrew A. Rooney 


"The purity of a person's heart can be quickly measured by how that person regards animals"  Anonymous  


"You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us" ~ Robert Louis Stevenson 


"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit" -Harry S. Truman


"Until we stop harming all other living beings we are still savages".  Thomas A. Edison


"If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans" ~ James Herriot

"If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything" - Mark Twain


"Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition" - Timothy Leary


"Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they change. Invariably they are both disappointed." - Albert Einstein


"Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful." ~ Ann Landers

"The dog is a gentleman. I hope to go to his heaven and not mine" - Mark Twain


"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close to success they were when they gave up" Thomas A. Edison


"I know for sure that who we dwell on is who we become" - Oprah


"it is just like man's vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb just because it is dumb to his dull perceptions" - Mark Twain


"The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are first, hard work, second, stick-to-it-ive-ness and third, common sense" Thomas A. Edison 


"A house is not a home without a pet." ~ Anonymous


"Saving just one pet won't change the world...but surely the world will change for that one pet" Author Unknown 


"I think I could turn and live with animals, they are so placid and self-contained, I stand and look at them long and long." ~ Walt Whitman

"There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face." ~ Ben Williams

"A dog maybe a man's best friend but a horse made history..." ~ Anonymous

"To err is human, to forgive, canine" ~ Anonymous; "To err is human, to purr, feline" ~ Robert Byrne

"A horse gallops with his lungs, perseveres with his heart, and wins with his character." ~ Tesio

"All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it." ~ Samuel Butler

"You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, 'My God, you're right! I never would' have thought of that!'" ~ Dave Barry

"A Horse! A Horse! my kingdom for a horse!" ~ Shakespeare

"If I have any beliefs about immortality it is that certain dogs I know will go to heaven, and very very few people." ~ James Thurber


"Every boy" (child) "should have two things: a dog, and a mother willing to let him have one" ~ Anonymous

"Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled" ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky

"A dog has lots of friends because he wags his tail and not his tongue." ~ Anonymous

"The dog represents all that is best in man." ~ Etienne Charlet

"The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp." ~ John Berry

"And God took a handful of southernly wind, blew His breath over it and created the horse." ~ Bedouin Legend


"A bird does not sing because it has an answer.  It sings because it has a song." ~ Chinese Proverb

"Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms." ~ George Elliot

"The greatest pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself, too." ~ Samuel Butler

"...he will be our friend for always and always and always." ~ Rudyard Kipling

"The best thing about animals is that they don't talk much." ~ Thornton Wilder


-Jeremiah 22:3
Thus says the Lord: Do justice and righteousness, and deliver from the hand of the oppressor him who has been robbed. And do no wrong or violence to the resident alien, the fatherless, and the widow, nor shed innocent blood in this place.

"It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat." -- Theodore Roosevelt 

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"You can only become truly accomplished at doing something you love. Don't make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can't take their eyes off you. Maya Angelou.

"Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest". - Mark Twain

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter"-Martin Luther King Jr. 

"We must become the change we want to see" - Mahatma Ghandi

"I hold that the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by man from the cruelty of man" ~M. Gandhi

"Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it" - Budha

"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure" - Colin Powell

"Really great people make you too feel that you can become great" - Mark Twain

"Spirit has fifty times the strength and staying power of brawn and muscle" - Mark Twain


"Always do what you are afraid to do"  - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." ~ Immanual Kant

"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." ~ Mahatma Gandhi (and the United States, and MANY other countries, have a loonnnggg way to go" Carol Ryder

"We can't reach old age by another man's road. My habits protect my life but they would assassinate you".  - Mark Twain (change "man's" to "person's-Carol Ryder)

"I care not for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it."~ Abraham Lincoln

"The average dog is a nicer person than the average person." ~ Andrew A. Rooney 
"The purity of a person's heart can be quickly measured by how that person regards animals"  Anonymous (with grammar correction from Carol Ryder-possessive "they" for singular incorrect-one of my favorite professors was a stickler for grammar, rightly so since most of a lawyer's job is writing)

"You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us" ~ Robert Louis Stevenson (Carol Ryder would amend this to change "dogs" to "animals")

"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit" -Harry S. Truman

"Until we stop harming all other living beings we are still savages".  Thomas A. Edison

"If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans" ~ James Herriot

"If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything" - Mark Twain

"Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition" - Timothy Leary

"Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they change. Invariably they are both disappointed." - Albert Einstein

"Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful." ~ Ann Landers

"The dog is a gentleman. I hope to go to his heaven and not mine" - Mark Twain

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close to success they were when they gave up" Thomas A. Edison

"I know for sure that who we dwell on is who we beome" - Oprah

"it is just like man's vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb just because it is dumb to his dull perceptions" - Mark Twain

"The three great essentials to achieve qnything worthwhile are first, hard work, second, stick-to-it-ive-ness and third, common sense" Thomas A. Edison 

"A house is not a home without a pet." ~ Anonymous

"Saving just one pet won't change the world...but surely the world will change for that one pet" Author Unknown 

"I think I could turn and live with animals, they are so placid and self-contained, I stand and look at them long and long." ~ Walt Whitman

"There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face." ~ Ben Williams

"A dog maybe a man's best friend but a horse made history..." ~ Anonymous

"To err is human, to forgive, canine" ~ Anonymous; "To err is human, to purr, feline" ~ Robert Byrne

"A horse gallops with his lungs, perseveres with his heart, and wins with his character." ~ Tesio

"All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it." ~ Samuel Butler

"You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, 'My God, you're right! I never would' have thought of that!'" ~ Dave Barry

"A Horse! A Horse! my kingdom for a horse!" ~ Shakespeare

"If I have any beliefs about immortality it is that certain dogs I know will go to heaven, and very very few people." ~ James Thurber

"Every boy" (child) "should have two things: a dog, and a mother willing to let him have one" ~ Anonymous

"Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled" ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky

"A dog has lots of friends because he wags his tail and not his tongue." ~ Anonymous

"The dog represents all that is best in man." ~ Etienne Charlet

"The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp." ~ John Berry

"And God took a handful of southernly wind, blew His breath over it and created the horse." ~ Bedouin Legend


"A bird does not sing because it has an answer.  It sings because it has a song." ~ Chinese Proverb

"Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms." ~ George Elliot

"The greatest pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself, too." ~ Samuel Butler

"...he will be our friend for always and always and always." ~ Rudyard Kipling

"The best thing about animals is that they don't talk much." ~ Thornton Wilder


-Jeremiah 22:3
Thus says the Lord: Do justice and righteousness, and deliver from the hand of the oppressor him who has been robbed. And do no wrong or violence to the resident alien, the fatherless, and the widow, nor shed innocent blood in this place.

"It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat." -- Theodore Roosevelt 

Type your paragraph here.