Quotes of the Day for 5 July 2001 – Counting
We had a very pleasant family potluck for the Fourth yesterday, it's always good to see the extended family. One cousin, however, challenged me that I didn't have many quotes each day. His comments suggested that he is actually counting them every day! Okay, George, count these Counting quotes.
Many count their chickens before they are hatched; and where they expect bacon, meet with broken bones.
- Miguel de Cervantes
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
- Dr. Robert H. Schuller
Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best.
- Bob Talbert
If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.
- Jean Paul Getty, 1892 - 1976
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run about so absurdly that it is impossible to count them accurately.
- Oscar Wilde
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
- Albert Einstein
Envy is the art of counting the other fellow's blessings instead of your own.
- Harold Coffin
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