Top Quotes from Walter Annenberg

When we hold back out of laziness, that is when we tie ourselves into knots of boredom.

Walter Annenberg

All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.

Walter Annenberg

Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound.

Walter Annenberg

The greatest power is not money power, but political power.

Walter Annenberg

Many activities and team play participation will give you a training that will prove invaluable later on in life.

Walter Annenberg

The greatest happiness comes from being vitally interested in something that excites all your energies.

Walter Annenberg

Some people find an interest in making money, and though they appear to be slaving, many actually enjoy every minute of their work.

Walter Annenberg

Never buy four C-plus paintings when you can buy one A.

Walter Annenberg

I didn’t want to be greedy. It’s a mark of bad character and I always believed that pigs go the slaughterhouse.

Walter Annenberg

Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life.

Walter Annenberg

Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life.

Walter Annenberg

My country has been very good to me; I must be good to my country.

Walter Annenberg

God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender.

Walter Annenberg

It is unsound for an independent editor to be a financial contributor to any cause which would cause any type of special pleading.

Walter Annenberg

The test of character is having the ability to meet challenges.

Walter Annenberg

In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.

Walter Annenberg

It is not easy to find something that will intrigue and bind your interest and enthusiasm. This you must seek for yourself.

Walter Annenberg

You will not be satisfied unless you are contributing something to or for the benefit of others.

Walter Annenberg

I shall participate, I shall contribute, and in so doing, I will be the gainer.

Walter Annenberg

Accomplish something every day of your life.

Walter Annenberg

Carter’s done a lot more good since he’s been out of the White House than when he was in it.

Walter Annenberg

Don’t worry about it. Babe Ruth struck out on occasion, too.

Walter Annenberg

Everybody around the world wants to send their kids to our universities. But nobody wants to send their kids here to public school.

Walter Annenberg

Few things are as essential as education.

Walter Annenberg

I cannot compromise or inhibit my independence.

Walter Annenberg

I didn’t feel the Depression at all. I always had a pocketful of money.

Walter Annenberg

I have very little respect for Nancy Reagan. There is something about her that is very petty.

Walter Annenberg

I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened.

Walter Annenberg

I’d heard he was good, and what the hell sense does it make not to hire somebody because of their color?

Walter Annenberg

Live rich, die poor; never make the mistake of doing it the other way round.

Walter Annenberg

My success? Being born the son of Moses Annenberg.

Walter Annenberg

Our blood will turn from red to blue, although our money is but new.

Walter Annenberg

People who think about art as an investment are pathetic.

Walter Annenberg

TV is like theater. You can’t enjoy it without a program.

Walter Annenberg

Unless young blacks are brought into the mainstream of economic life, they will continue to be on the curbstone.

Walter Annenberg

What matters is that you are doing what you think is right based on the standards which you hold.

Walter Annenberg

Your Majesty, I took the liberty because I was so desirous of visiting alone with you for a few minutes before the rest of the other peasants arrived.

Walter Annenberg