2013 Quotes

December 5, 2013
A cynical young person is almost the saddest sight to see, because it means that he or she has gone from knowing nothing to believing nothing.
Maya Angelou

 

November 16, 2013
I’ve found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
Brian Tracy 

 

November 5, 2013
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the  determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves  to the task at hand.
Vince Lombardi

 

September 10, 2013
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
Leonardo da Vinci

 

August 8, 2013
For the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked  myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am  about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a  row, I know I need to change something.
Steve Jobs

 

July 23, 2013
A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.
Colin Powell

 

June 18, 2013
We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face…we must do that which we think we cannot.
Eleanor Roosevelt

 

June 6. 2013
He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
Harold Wilson

 

May 27, 2013
We spend precious hours fearing the inevitable. It would be wise to use that time adoring our families, cherishing our friends and living our lives.
Maya Angelou

 

May 15, 2013
Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life.  Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
Golda Meir

 

April 21, 2013
Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
Ella Jane Fitzgerald  

 

April 10, 2013
As long as we  continue to think we will be happy in the future, we will never be happy in  the moment, and that is the same as saying that we will never be happy. If we  think that our lives will be better when we get that better job or retire,  stay or go, gain or lose weight, or when our children grow and leave or come  back, we are putting off the happiness that there is in today.”
Aminu Kano

 

March 30, 2013
The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled.  For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.
Unknown

 

March 22, 2013
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for  those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time  is eternity.
Henry Van Dyke

 

March 7, 2013
Take up the idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
Swami Vivekananda

 

February 25, 2013
May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human, and enough hope to bring you joy.
Unknown

 

February 9, 2013
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end.  It’s not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it’s when you’ve had everything to do, and you’ve done it.
Margaret Thatcher

 

January 26, 2013
Either write something worth reading or do something worth  writing.
Benjamin Franklin

 

January 6, 2013
You’ve got to follow your passion.  You’ve got to figure out what it is you love–who you really are. And have the courage to do that.  I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dream.
Oprah Winfrey

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