Who on Earth is William H. Danforth?

William H. Danforth was the founder of Ralston Purina an author of the book I Dare You!

Books by William H. Danforth

Quotes by William H. Danforth

“Aspire nobly, adventure daringly, and serve humbly.”

William H. Danforth

“Deep down in every heart is the desire to be somebody, to get somewhere. But so often we sit waiting for the opportunity. I have found opportunities do not come to those who wait. They are captured by those who attack.”

William H. Danforth

“History records the successes of men with objectives and a sense of direction. Oblivion is the position of small men overwhelmed by obstacles.”

William H. Danforth

“I dare you to think bigger, to act bigger, and to be bigger. I dare you to think creatively. I dare you to lead and inspire others. I dare you to build character. I dare you to share. And I promise you a richer and more exciting life if you do!”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“I dare you, boys and girls, to make life obey you, not you it. It is only a shallow dare to do the foolish things. I dare you to do the uplifting, courageous things.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“I dare you, whoever you are, to share with others the fruits of your daring. Catch a passion for helping others, and a richer life will come back to you.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“It’s a pretty good rule to remember that every time we come into contact with another person, even though just walking a block, our job is to lead him to a higher plane than that one on which we found him.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“The line of least resistance makes crooked rivers and crooked men. Each fish that battles upstream is worth ten that loaf in lazy bays.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“The mind of a general makes one a general.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!

“You have a four-fold life to live: a body, a brain, a heart and a soul . . . these are your living tools. To use and develop them is not a task. . . . It is a golden opportunity.”

William H. Danforth I Dare You!