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Friday, June 10, 2016

Quotes of the day... 6/10/16

“Idealism increases in direct proportion
to one’s distance from the problem.”
     ~ John Galsworthy

“We are not living in a private world of our own. 
Everything we say and do and think 
has its effect on everything around us.” 
     ~John Galsworthy

"Everyone thinks of changing the world, 
when we should be thinking 
of changing ourselves.” 
     ~adapted, Leo Tolstoy

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Quotes of the day... 6/9/16

“Make it a rule of life never to regret 
and never to look back. 
Regret is an appalling waste of energy; 
you can't build on it; 
it's only good for wallowing in.”
     ~ Katherine Mansfield

“Could we change our attitude, 
we should not only see life differently, 
but life itself would come to be different. 
Life would undergo a change of appearance 
because we ourselves 
had undergone a change of attitude.”
     ~ Katherine Mansfield

Remember, it can always be better.
Appreciate what’s good about now.
That’s how it gets better.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Quotes of the day... 6/8/16

“The best way to not feel hopeless 
is to get up and do something. 
Don’t wait for good things 
to happen to you. If you go out 
and make some good things happen, 
you will fill the world with hope, 
you will fill yourself with hope.”
     ~ Barack Obama

“When someone tells me "no," 
it doesn't mean I can't do it, 
it simply means I can't do it with them.”
     ~ Karen E. Quinones Miller

“Once you make a decision, 
the universe conspires to make it happen.”
     ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Quotes of the day... 6/7/16

“No statement should be believed 
because it is made by an authority.”
     ~ Robert A. Heinlein

“Belief gets in the way of learning.”
     ~Robert A. Heinlein

Live and learn keeps you alive.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Quotes of the day... 6/6/16

“There are always some lunatics about. 
It would be a dull world without them.”
     ~ Arthur Conan Doyle 

“To be careful with people and with words 
is a rare and beautiful thing.”
     ~ Benjamin Alire Sáenz 

“I bet you could sometimes 
find all the mysteries of the 
universe in someone's hands.”
     ~ Benjamin Alire Sáenz