Bruce Barton

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It is said that great leaders are born, not made. The saying is true to this degree, that no man can persuade people to do what he wants them to do, unless he genuinely likes people, and believes that what he wants them to do is to their own advantage.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Believe
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As a profession advertising is young; as a force it is as old as the world. The first four words ever uttered, Let there be light, constitute its charter. All nature is vibrant with its impulse.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Humorous
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The Bible rose to the place it now occupies because it deserved to rise to that place, and not because God sent anybody with a box of tricks to prove its divine authority.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Bible
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If there is no intelligence in the universe, then the universe has created something greater than itself-for it has created you and me.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Science
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The ablest men in all walks of modern life are men of faith. Most of them have much more faith than they themselves realize.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Life
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An election goes on every minute of the business day across the counters of hundreds of thousands of stores and shops where the customers state their preferences and determine which company and which product shall be the leader today and which shall lead tomorrow.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Leadership
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Surely no one will consider us lacking in reverence if we say that every one of the "principles of modern salesmanship" on which business men so much pride themselves, are brilliantly exemplified in Jesus' talk and work.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Jesus
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If you expect perfection from people your whole life is a series of disappointments, grumblings, and complaints.
- Bruce Barton
Collection: Marriage