Quotes of the Day

April 23, 2014

“Keep your fears to yourself but share your courage with others.”

~ Robert Louis Stevenson

April 22, 2014

“I am an idealist. I don’t know where I’m going but I’m on my way.”

~ Carl Sandburg

April 21, 2014

“A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.”

~ Arnold Glasow

April 18, 2014

“Love is something more stern and splendid than mere kindness.”

~ C.S. Lewis

April 17, 2014

“Any emotion, if it is sincere, is involuntary.”

~ Mark Twain

April 16, 2014

“Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. Not in what they say. Just in what they are.”

~ Unknown

April 15, 2014

“Life is not about discovering our talents; it is about pushing our talents to the limit and discovering our genius.”

~ Unknown

April 14, 2014

“There is no failure. Only feedback.”

~ Robert Allen

April 11, 2014

“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

April 10, 2014

“One change always leaves the way open for the introduction of others.”

~ Niccolò Machiavelli

April 9, 2014

“Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.”

~ Unknown

April 8, 2014

“Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.”

~ Hans Christian Andersen

April 7, 2014

“After 45 years of research and study, the best advice I can give people is to be a little kinder.”

~ Aldous Huxley

April 4, 2014

“Don’t judge your beginning to someone else’s middle. We are all different and in different places in our lives.”

~ Unknown

April 3, 2014

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.”

~ Albert Einstein

April 2, 2014

“Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.”

~ Dalai Lama

April 1, 2014

“Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.”

~ Charles Swindoll

March 31, 2014

“It is high time the ideal of success should be replaced with the ideal of service.”

~ Unknown

March 28, 2014

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

March 27, 2014

“You are not a product of what people think about you. You are a product of what you think about yourself.”

~ Unknown

March 26, 2014

“The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.”

~ Samuel Johnson

March 25, 2014

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.”

~ Aristotle

March 24, 2014

“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.”

~ Guy Finley

March 21, 2014

“You get what you concentrate upon. There is no other main rule.”

~ Jane Roberts

March 20, 2014

“To believe a thing impossible is to make it so.”

~ French Proverb

March 19, 2014

“Keep smiling because life is a beautiful thing and there is so much to smile about.”

~ Unknown

March 18, 2014

“You may fail once, but there will always be a next time. There will always be someone who will be waiting for you.”

~ Unknown

March 17, 2014

“I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I find of it.”

~ Unknown

March 14, 2014

“It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.”

~ Jerome K. Jerome

March 13, 2014

“There’s a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.”

~ Oscar Levant

March 12, 2014

“If I am not good to myself, how can I expect anyone else to be good to me?”

~ Maya Angelou

March 11, 2014

“You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.”

~ Ayn Rand

March 10, 2014

“Do things that you enjoy. Life is not strictly business, it can be mixed with pleasure.”

~ Unknown

March 7, 2014

“Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.”

~ Earl Nightingale

March 6, 2014

“All you need is LOVE.”

~ The Beatles

March 5, 2014

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.”

~ Anatole France

March 4, 2014

“Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.”

~ Mark Twain

March 3, 2014

“In every situation, never let yourself break down and cry. Instead, push away your emotion and look for a better reason to smile.”


February 28, 2014

“Life is full of give and take. Give thanks and take nothing for granted.”

~ Unknown

February 27, 2014

“Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.”

~ Unknown

February 26, 2014

“Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

February 25, 2014

“People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”

~Abraham Lincoln

February 24, 2014

“Little girls with dreams become women with vision.”

~ Unknown

February 21, 2014

“It is our choices that show us who we truly are, far more than our abilities.”

~ Unknown

February 20, 2014

“If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it – then I can achieve it.”

~ Muhammad Ali

February 19, 2014

“The most beautiful music in the world is your own heartbeat. It assures you that you will survive, even when the whole world leaves you alone.”

~ Unknown

February 18, 2014

“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”

~ Unknown

February 17, 2014

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

February 14, 2014

“The supreme happiness of life consists in the conviction that one is loved.”

~ Victor Hugo

February 13, 2014

“Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good.”

~ Minor Myers

February 12, 2014

“The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.”

~ Oscar Wilde

February 11, 2014

“To appreciate nonsense requires a serious interest in life.”

~ Gelett Burgess

February 10, 2014

“I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.”

~ Walt Disney

February 7, 2014

“Dignity lies not in possessing honors … but in deserving them.”

~ Aristotle

February 6, 2014

“When you can’t make them see the light, make them feel the heat.”

~ Ronald Reagan

February 5, 2014

“I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match.”

~ Mia Hamm

February 4, 2014

“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

~ Will Rogers

February 3, 2014

“Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.”

~ Isaac Newton

January 30, 2014

“In this life, people will love you and people will hate you and none of that will have anything to do with you.”

~ Abraham Hicks

January 29, 2014

“Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.”

~ Anonymous

January 28, 2014

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”

~ Truman Capote

January 27, 2014

“If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you.”

~ T. Harv Eker

January 24, 2014

“Your big opportunity may be right where you are standing right now.”

~ Napoleon Hill

January 23, 2014

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.”

~ Margaret Thatcher

January 22, 2014

“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

~Lolly Daskal

January 21, 2014

“Thinking should become your capital asset, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.”

~ Dr. APJ Kalam

January 20, 2014

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”

~ David Brinkley

January 17, 2014

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.”

~ Ayn Rand

January 16, 2014

“Self confidence is the most attractive quality a person can have. how can anyone see how awesome you are if you can’t see it yourself?”

~ Unknown

January 15, 2014

“The difference in winning and losing is most often … not quitting.”

~ Walt Disney

January 14, 2014

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”

~ Mark Twain

January 13, 2014

“The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy—it’s all that matters.”

~ Audrey Hepburn

January 10, 2014

“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.”

~Albert Einstein

January 9, 2014

“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.”

~ John Wooden

January 8, 2014

“When I’m working on a problem, I never think about beauty. I think only how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.”

~ R Buckminister Fuller

January 7, 2014

“Time does not change us, it just unfolds us.”

~ Max Frisch

January 6, 2014

“Happiness is not having what you want, it is wanting what you have.”

~ Sheryl Crow

January 3, 2014

“Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.”

~ Martin Luther King

January 2, 2014

“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.”

~ John Maxwell

January 1, 2014

“New Year’s Day: now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual…”

~ Mark Twain

December 31, 2013

“Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy bells, across the snow: The year is going, let him go; Ring out the false, ring in the true.”

~Alfred Lord Tennyson

December 30, 2013

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.”

~ Robert Louis Stevenson

December 27, 2013

“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”

~ Mahatma Gandhi

December 26, 2013

“If you work with perfection in mind, you will find failure. If you work with growth in mind, you will never stop succeeding.”

~ Unknown

December 25, 2013

Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2013

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

December 23, 2013

“Re-examine all that you have been told. Dismiss that which insults your soul.”

~ Walt Whitman

December 20, 2013

“Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.”

~ Helen Keller

December 19, 2013

We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.”

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

December 18, 2013

“By being yourself, you put something into the world that was not there before.”

~ Unknown

December 17, 2013

“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It’s lethal.”

~ Unknown

December 16, 2013

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.”

-Vince Lombardi

December 13, 2013

“The answer lies within ourselves. If we can’t find peace and happiness there, it’s not going to come from the outside.”

~ Tenzin Palmo

December 12, 2013

“Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.”

~ Antoine de Saint

December 11, 2013

“To truly understand a situation you must first step back and examine the problem as a whole. Only then will you know what end game you are searching for.”

~ Lanaya Cooper

December 10, 2013

“Nothing is impossible for he who believes in himself, if you go beyond self made limitations, you can reach for the stars.”

~ Unknown

December 9, 2013

“It’s not about what you’ve done; it’s how you’ve experienced whatever has happened to you.”

~ Alexandra Robbins

December 6, 2013

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

~ Nelson Mandela

December 5, 2013

“I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

December 4, 2013

“Fortune favors the prepared mind.”

~ Louis Pasteur

December 3, 2013

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

~ Henry S. Haskins

December 2, 2013

“The trouble with life isn’t that there is no answer, it’s that there are so many answers.”

~ Ruth Benedict

November 29, 2013

“Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.”

~ Henry Ward Beecher

November 28, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27, 2013

“Wisdom tends to grow in proportion to one’s awareness of one’s ignorance.”

~ Anthony de Mello

November 26, 2013

“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves,or rather, loved in spite of ourselves”

~ Victor Hugo

November 25, 2013

“Failure is a detour not a dead end street.”

~ Zig Ziglar

November 22, 2013

“Happiness is a choice, not a result. Nothing will make you happy until you choose to be happy.”

~ Unknown

November 21, 2013

“The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.”

~ Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

November 20, 2013

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”

~ Albert Camus

November 19, 2013

“There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you’d better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you’ll never understand what it’s saying.”

~ Sarah Dessen

November 18, 2013

“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects the wind; the realist adjusts the sails.”

~ Anonymous

November 15, 2013

“Whether you think you are ready or not, just start right now. There is magic in action.”

~ Unknown

November 14, 2013

“Don’t try to be different, own the fact you already are.”

~ Jonathan Fields

November 13, 2013

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

November 12, 2013

“Why worry about things you can not change? Let go and move on, because life isn’t waiting.”

~ Unknown

November 11, 2013

“Big, sweeping life changes really boil down to small, everyday decisions.”

~ Ali Vincent

November 8, 2013

“When you smile about the life you live, you end up living a life worth smiling about.”

~ Unknown

November 7, 2013

“The scariest part about putting yourself out there is that you don’t need anyone’s permission but your own.”

~ Unknown

November 6, 2013

“There are a dozen views about everything until you know the answer. Then there is never more than one.”

~ C.S. Lewis

November 5, 2013

“Life will always test you, don’t worry about passing the test, just learn the lesson.”

~ Unknown

November 4, 2013

“I’ve found that, on balance, the good things tend to happen when I feel good about life.”

~ Deborah Lee

November 1, 2013

“You have to believe in yourself … no one else is going to do that for you to make it worth your while.”

~ Unknown

October 31, 2013

“Don’t judge me until you know me. Don’t underestimate me until you challenge me. And don’t talk about me until you talk to me!”

~ Unknown

October 30, 2013

“Why worry about things you can’t control when you can keep yourself busy controlling the things that depend on you?”

~ Unknown

October 29, 2013

“Disappointments occur naturally. Their lifespans depends on how long they dominate your thoughts. The shorter, the better your life will be.”

~ Unknown

October 28, 2013

“What is defeat? Nothing but education, nothing but the first steps to something better.”

~ Unknown

October 25, 2013

“Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.”

~ Dalai Lama

October 24, 2013

“The essence of independence has been to think and act according to standards from within, not without.”

~ Aleister Crowley

October 23, 2013

“Beginnings are usually scary and endings are usually sad, but it’s everything in between that makes it all worth living.”

~ Unknown

October 22, 2013

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

~ Unknown

October 21, 2013

“Any writer overwhelmingly honest about pleasing himself is almost sure to please others.”

~ Marianne Moore

October 18, 2013

“Happiness will come to you when it comes from you. Success will be yours when you choose to take responsibility for making it so.”

~ Unknown

October 17, 2013

“Success isn’t something that just happens – success is learned, success is practiced and then it is shared.”

~Sparky Anderson

October 16, 2013

“By leaving behind your old self and taking a leap of faith into the unknown, you find out what you are truly capable of becoming.”

~ Unknown

October 15, 2013

“Breathe. It’s just a bad day. Not a bad life.”

~ Unknown

October 14, 2013

“The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.”

~ Arnold Palmer

October 11, 2013

“There’s nothing that makes you more insane than family. Or more happy. Or more exasperated. Or more… secure.”

~ Jim Butcher

October 10, 2013

“Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.”

~ W. Clement Stone

October 9, 2013

“There is no need to be ashamed of tears, for tears bear witness that a man has the greatest of courage, the courage to suffer.”

~ Unknown

October 8, 2013

“Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.”

~ Steve Maraboli

October 7, 2013

“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”

~ Andy Warhol

October 4, 2013

“Sometimes letting things go is an act of far greater power than defending or hanging on.”

~ Eckhart Tolle

October 3 , 2013

“The best way to prepare for the future is to take care of the present.”

~ Everyday Life Lessons

October 2, 2013

“We’re so busy trying to give our children what we didn’t have, that we sometimes forget to give them what we did have.”

~ Unknown

October 1, 2013

“I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.”

~ Kurt Cobain

September 30, 2013

“We are all born for love; it is the principle of existence and its only end.”

~ Benjamin Disraeli

September 27. 2013

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”

~ Dr. Seuss

September 26, 2013

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”

~ Dr. Seuss

September 25, 2013

“Sometimes you have to do whats best for you and your life, not whats best for everybody else.”

~ Unknown

September 24, 2013

“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”

~ Harriet Beecher Stowe

September 23, 2013

“Sometimes you need to be ALONE. Not to be lonely, but to enjoy your free time being yourself.”

~ Wisdom Quotes

September 20, 2013

“The only way to maximize potential for performance is to be calm in the mind.”

~ Brian Sipe

September 19, 2013

“There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.”

~ Stephen Chbosky

September 18, 2013

“We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.”

~ Lynn Hall

September 17, 2013

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

September 16, 2013

“There are no good girls gone wrong – just bad girls found out.”

~ Mae West

September 13, 2013

“As you begin to live according to your own guidance and your own daring everything changes completely.”

~ Leonard Willoughby

September 12, 2013

“Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.”

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

September 11, 2013

“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

September 10, 2013

“Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.”

~ Roy Goodman

September 9, 2013

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”

~ Maya Angelou

September 6, 2013

“Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.”

~ Unknown

September 5, 2013

“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.”

~ Guillaume Apollinaire

September 4, 2013

“In life, you don’t get the people you want, you get the people you need. To teach you, to hurt you, to love you, to make you laugh your heart out. To make you exactly the person you should be.”

~ Unknown

September 3, 2013

“The truth is you don’t know what’s going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride and nothing is guaranteed.”

~ Eminem

September 2, 2013

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”

~ Socrates

August 30, 2013

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.”

~ Lao Tzu

August 29, 2013

“Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.”

~ Carl Bard

August 28, 2013

“Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring and integrity, they think of you.”

~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.

August 27, 2013

“I don’t obsess over my flaws, because I see my body as a whole. Besides, men appreciate confidence more than perfection.”

~ Shakira

August 26, 2013

“Ironically, in a changing world, playing it safe is one of the riskiest things you can do.”

~ Reid Hoffman

August 23, 2013

“If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.”

~ Thomas Edison

August 22, 2013

“There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

~ Nelson Mandela

August 21, 2013

“Courage is not the absence of despair; it is, rather, the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair.”

~ Unknown

August 20, 2013

“A friend is one who knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.”

William Shakespeare

August 19, 2013

“I may not be perfect but parts of me are pretty awesome.”
~ Unknown

August 16, 2013

“If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.”

~ Marilyn Monroe

August 15, 2013

“But without doubts, without a standpoint reached through questionings, human beings can’t acquire knowledge.”

~ Ayaan Hirsi Ali

August 14, 2013

“I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival.”

~ Audre Lorde

August 13, 2013

“You can find inspiration from others, but determination is solely your responsibility.”

~ Dodinsky

August 12, 2013

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”

~ Lou Holtz

August 9, 2013

“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.”

~ Farrah Gray

August 8, 2013

“Life is short, live it. Love is rare, grab it. Anger is bad, dump it. Fear is awful, face it. Memories are sweet, cherish it.”

~ Unknown

August 7, 2013

“Life has two rules: #1 Never quit #2 Always remember rule # 1.”

~ Unknown

August 6, 2013

“I’m not beautiful like you, I’m beautiful like me.”

~ Unknown

August 5, 2013

“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.”

~ Carl Bard

August 2, 2013

“We learn something from everyone who passes through our lives … Some lessons are painful, some are painless … but, all are priceless.”

~ Unknown

August 1, 2013

“I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself.”

~ Albert Einstein

July 31, 2013

“A party without cake is just a meeting.”

~ Julia Child

July 30, 2013

“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. it means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”

~ Unknown

July 29, 2013

“Love what you have. Need what you want. Accept what you receive. Give what you can. Always remember, what goes around, comes around…”

~ Unknown

July 26, 2013

“Walk away from anything or anyone who takes away from your joy. Life is too short to put up with fools.”

~ Unknown

July 25, 2013

“Go where you are celebrated – not tolerated. If they can’t see the real value of you, it’s time for a new start.”

~ Unknown

July 24, 2013

“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude.”

~ Denis Waitley

July 23, 2013

“Just know, when you truly want success, you’ll never give up on it. No matter how bad the situation may get.”

~ Unknown

July 22, 2013

“Its hard to wait around for something you know might never happen; but its harder to give up when you know its everything you want.”

~ Unknown

July 19, 2013

“The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.”

~ Anna Quindlen

July 18, 2013

“Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.”

~ Charles Bukowski

July 17, 2013

“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.”

~ Bill Copeland

July 16, 2013

“If you know someone willing to go through hell to keep your relationship alive, then NEVER ever take their love for granted.”

~ Unknown

July 15, 2013

“The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.”

~ Elder Utchdorf

July 12, 2013

“The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.”

~ Henry W. Longfellow

July 11, 2013

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

~ Maya Angelou

July 10, 2013

“Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.”

~ Theodore T. Hunger

July 9, 2013

“It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or by hell.”

~ Buddha 

July 8, 2013

“Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.”

~ Napoleon Hill

July 5, 2013

“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.”

~ Arthur C. Clarke

July 4, 2013

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.”

~ Leon J Suenes

July 3, 2013

“A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve take a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.”

~ Tony Robbins

July 2, 2013

“I never think of the future – it comes soon enough.”

~ Albert Einstein

July 1, 2013

“Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.”

~ David Frost

 June 28, 2013

“When you see a man of worth, think of how you may emulate him. When you see one who is unworthy, examine yourself.”

~ Confucius

June 27, 2013

“What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of reaction.”

~ Meister Eckhart

June 26, 2013

“Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forget the flowers at his feet.”

~ Jeremy Bentham

June 25, 2013

“Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

June 24, 2013

“Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

June 21,2013

“A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.”

~ Jerome Cummings

June 20, 2013

“Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.”

~ Tony Robbins

June 19, 2013

“The man of wisdom is never of two minds; the man of benevolence never worries; the man of courage is never afraid.”

~ Confucius

June 18, 2013

“He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.”

~ Socrates

June 17, 2013

“Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.”

~ Arnold H Glasow

June 14, 2013

“The only thing achieved in life without effort is failure.”

~ Unknown

June 13, 2013

“Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year – and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade.”

~ Tony Robbins

June 12, 2013

“Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.”

~ Unknown

June 11, 2013

“Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.”

W Clement Stone

June 10,2013

“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.”

~ Michael Jordan

June 7, 2013

“A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker. A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker.”

~ Buddha

June 6, 2013

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

June 5, 2013

“Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.”

~ Lao Tzu

June 4, 2013

“A person who has a cat by the tail knows a whole lot more about cats than someone who has just read about them.”

~ Mark Twain

June 3, 2013

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.”

~ Walt Disney

May 31, 2013

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

~ Thomas Edison

May 30, 2013

“Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time. Then your time on Earth will be filled with glory.”

~ Betty Smith

May 29, 2013

“History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.”

~ John F. Kennedy

May 28, 2013

“There are no such things as limits to growth, because there are no limits to the human capacity for intelligence, imagination and wonder.”

~ Ronald Reagan

May 27, 2013

“All I would tell people is to hold on to what was individual about themselves, not to allow their ambition for success to cause them to try and imitate the success of others. You’ve got to find it on your own terms.”

~ Harrison Ford

May 24, 2013

“An eye for an eye only makes the whole world go blind.”

~ Mohandas Gandhi

May 23, 2013

“When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.”

~ Lao Tzu

May 22, 2013

“Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend, or a meaningful day.”

~ Dalai Lama

May 21, 2013

“I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God’s business.”

~ Michael J. Fox

May 20, 2013

“Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.”

~ Napoleon Hill

May 17, 2013

“Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and makes his dreams come true.”

~ Napoleon Hill

May 16, 2013

“Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.”

~ Thomas Jefferson

May 15, 2013

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life; it goes on.”

~ Robert Frost

May 14, 2013

“Commitment leads to action. Action brings your dream closer.”

~ Marcia Wieder

May 13, 2013

“People who are always making allowances for themselves soon go bankrupt.”

~ Mary Pettibone Poole

May 10, 2013

“After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.”

~ Italian Proverb

May 9, 2013

“When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.”

~ Wayne Dyer

May 8, 2013

“Only after we can learn to forgive ourselves can we accept others as they are because we don’t feel threatened by anything about them which is better than us.”

~ Stephen Covey

May 7, 2013

“Thousands of candles can be lit by a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

~ Buddha

May 6, 2013

“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving.”

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

May 3, 2013

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

~ Lao Tzu

May 2, 2013

“It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, ‘Always do what you are afraid to do.’ ”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

May 1, 2013

“All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.”

~ Calvin Coolidge

April 30, 2013

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.”

~ Nelson Mandela

April 29, 2013

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”

~ Jim Rohn

April 26, 2013

“There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

~ Nelson Mandela

April 25, 2013

“A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

April 24, 2013

“In the absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it.”

~ Robert Heinlein

April 23, 2013

“You must give some time to your fellow men. Even if it’s a little thing do something for others – something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it.”

~ Albert Schweitzer

April 22, 2013

“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.”

~ Albert Einstein

April 19, 2013

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”

~ Bill Cosby

April 18, 2013

“Nothing is predestined. The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.”

~ Ralph Blum

April 17, 2013

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”

~ Napoleon Hill

April 16, 2013

“In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.”

~ Albert Schweitzer

April 15, 2013

“I never looked at the consequences of missing a big shot … if you think about the consequences you always think about a negative result.”

~ Michael Jordan

April 12, 2013

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

April 11, 2013

“If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.”

~ Jim Rohn

April 10, 2013

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”

~ Albert Einstein

April 9, 2013

“Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.”

~ Aldous Huxley 

April 8, 2013

“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.”

~ Dalai Lama

April 5, 2013

“You can’t expect abundance to work in just one direction. If the tide only came in we would all drown.”

~ Unknown

April 4, 2013

“Today, the single greatest source of wealth is between your ears. Today, wealth is contained in brainpower, not brutepower.”

~ Brian Tracey

April 3, 2013

“Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.”

~ George S. Patton

April 2, 2013

“I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.”

~ Bill Cosby

April 1, 2013
“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”
~ David Brinkley
March 29, 2013

“Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much of life. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

March 28, 2013

“Know where to find the information and use it – That’s the key to success.”

~ Albert Einstein

March 27, 2013

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

~ Winston Churchill

March 26, 2013

“Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

March 25, 2013

“Sing like no one’s listening, love like you’ve never been hurt, dance like nobody’s watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth.”

~ Mark Twain

March 22, 2013

“Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”

~ W. Clement Stone

March 21, 2013

“Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.”

~ W. Clement Stone

March 20, 2013

“There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.”

~ David Burns

March 19, 2013

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

~Anais Nin

March 18, 2013

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”

~ Dalai Lama

March 15, 2013

“Whether you think that you can, or that you can’t, you are usually right.”

~ Henry Ford

March 14, 2013

“I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That’s where the fun is.”

~ Donald Trump

March 13, 2013

“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain point on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.”

~ Wayne Dyer

March 12, 2013

“The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.”

~ Henry W. Longfellow

March 11, 2013

“Sometimes you don’t need a goal in life, you don’t need to know the big picture. you just need to know what you’re going to do next!”

~ Sophie Kinsella

March 8, 2013

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”

~ Robert Frost

March 7, 2013

“When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching — they are your family.”

~ Jim Butcher

March 6, 2013

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.”

~ Gustave Flaubert

March 5, 2013

“The best relationships in our lives are the best not because they have been the happiest ones, they are that way because they have stayed strong through the most tormentful of storms.”

~ Pandora Poikilos

March 4, 2013

“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.”

~ Roseanne Barr

March 1, 2013

“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.”

~ Confucius

February 28, 2013

“Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”

~ Mother Teresa

February 27, 2013

“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”

~ Paulo Coelho

February 26, 2013

“When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.”

~ Donald Miller

February 25, 2013

“There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.”

~ Stephen Chbosky

February 22. 2013

“There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you’d better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you’ll never understand what it’s saying.

~ Sarah Dressen

February 21, 2013

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”

~ Albert Einstein

February 20, 2013

“A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

February 19, 2013

“Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, just harness your power to your passion.”

~ Oprah

February 18, 2013

“Our deepest wishes are whispers of our authentic selves. We must learn to respect them. We must learn to listen.”

~ Sarah Ban Breathnach

February 15, 2013

“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.”

~ Jane Austen

February 14, 2013

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,

Love like you’ll never be hurt,

Sing like there’s nobody listening,

And live like it’s heaven on earth.”

~ William W. Purkey

February 13, 2013

“Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!”

~ Anne Frank

February 12, 2013

“Always concentrate on how far you have come, rather than how far you have left to go. The difference in how easy it seems will amaze you.”

~ Heidi Johnson

February 11, 2013

“It’s not your job to like me, it’s mine.”

~ Byron Katie

February 8, 2013

“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.”

~ Maya Angelou.

February 7. 2013

“It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on Earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it were the only one we had.”

~ Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

February 6, 2013

“A smile is still the sexiest curve on your body. Ever.”

~ Tia {Your Life Your Way}

February 5, 2013

“One of the most courageous things you can do is identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go.”

~ Sheila Murray Bethel

February 4, 2013

“When we are no longer able to change a situation – we are challenged to change ourselves.”

~ Viktor E. Frank

February 1, 2013

“They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.”

~ Tom Bodett

January 31, 2013

“Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”

~ Lao Tzu

January 30, 2013

“How you see the world first determines your attitude, and then your attitude determines how the world sees you.”

~ Mark Amend

January 29, 2013

“We are addicted to our thoughts. We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.”

~ Santosh Kalwar

January 28, 2013

“The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.”

~ Tricia Cunningham

January 25, 2013

“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.”

~ Albert Einstein

January 24, 2013

“I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person.”

~ Audrey Hepburn

January 23, 2013

“Waking up to who you are requires letting go of who you imagine yourself to be.”

~ Alan Watts

January 22, 2013

“My strength has the strength of ten because my heart is pure.”

~ Alfred Lord Tennyson

January 19, 2013

“Most of the problems in life are because of two reasons: We act without thinking OR We keep thinking without acting.”

~ Unknown 

January 18, 2013

“You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.”

~ Ethel Barrymore

January 17, 2013

“If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor.”

~ Al Anon

January 16, 2013

“Whatever they grow up to be, they are still our children, and the one most important of all the things we can give to them is unconditional love. Not a love that depends on anything at all except that they are our children.”

~ Rosaleen Dickson

January 15, 2013

“If you’re gonna make a change, you’re gonna have to operate from a new belief that says life happens not to me but for me.”

~ Tony Robbins

January 14, 2013

“Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.”

~ Sally Koch

January 11, 2013

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”

~Milton Berle

January 10, 2013

“Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.”

~Francis Bacon

January 9, 2013

“Never take someone for granted; hold every person close to you near to your heart, because you might wake up one day and realize that you have lost a diamond while you were too busy collecting stones.”

~ Unknown

January 8, 2013

“Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you’ve got a big heart and aren’t afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.”

~ Brigitte Nicole

January 7, 2013

“The essence of life is finding something you really love and then making the daily experience worthwhile.”

~ Denis Waitley

January 4, 2013

“It’s not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.”

~ Bruce Lee

January 3, 2013

“I care not what others think of what I do, but I care very much about what I think of what I do! That is character!”

~ Theodore Roosevelt

January 2, 2013

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language, and next year’s words await another voice. To make an end is to make a beginning.”

~ T.S. Eliot

January 1, 2013

“Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.”

~ Tom Robbins

December 31, 2012

“The recommended daily requirement for hugs is: four per day for survival, eight per day for maintenance, and twelve per day for growth.”

~ Virginia Satir

December 28, 2012

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”

~ Zig Ziglar

December 27, 2012

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

~ Winston Churchill

December 26, 2012

“A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.”

~ Anne Roiphe

December 24, 2012

“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.”

~ Calvin Coolidge

December 21, 2012

“While we teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.”

~ Unknown

December 20, 2012

“The reason why people give up is because they focus on how far they have to go instead of how far they have gone.”

~ Anonymous

December 19, 2012

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December 18, 2012

Day of Silence for Sandy Hook Elementary School ~ Connecticut

December 17, 2012

“If you’re alone, I’ll be your shadow. If you want to cry, I’ll be your shoulder. If you want a hug, I’ll be your pillow. If you need to be happy, I’ll be your smile… But anytime you need a friend, I’ll just be me.”

~ Anonymous

December 14, 2012

“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.”

~ Bob Marley

December 13, 2012

“Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.”

~ Marilyn vos Savant

December 12. 2012

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

~ Leonardo da Vinci

December 11, 2012

“The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.”

~ Ivy Baker Priest

December 10, 2012

“Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.”

~ M. Scott Peck

December 7, 2012

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is wonderful in others belong to us as well.”

~ Voltaire

December 6, 2012

“The greatest gift you can give yourself is a little bit of your own attention.”

~ Anthony J. D’Angelo

December 5, 2012

“Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.”

~ Jim Rohn

December 4, 2012

“Telling a teenager the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath.”

~ Arnold H. Glasow

December 3, 2012

“A dress that zips up the back will bring a husband and wife together.”

~ James H. Boren

November 30, 2012

“The strength of family isn’t determined by the number of members, but rather by the the amount of love given and received.”

~ Marcelina Hardy

November 29, 2012

“Family values are a little like family vacations -— subject to changeable weather and remembered more fondly with the passage of time. Though it rained all week at the beach, it’s often the momentary rainbows that we remember.”

~ Leslie Dreyfous

November 28, 2012

“When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.”

~ Sophia Loren

November 27, 2012

“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”

~ Robert Frost

November 26, 2012

“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.”

~ Jane Howard

November 23, 2012

“Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie.”

~ Jim Davis

November 22, 2012

“I am grateful for what I am and have.

My thanksgiving is perpetual…

O how I laugh when I think of my vague indefinite riches.

No run on my bank can drain it

for my wealth is not possession but enjoyment.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

November 21, 2012

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November 19, 2012

“I don’t mind living in a man’s world as long as I can be a woman in it.”

~ Marilyn Monroe

November 16, 2012

“I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.”

~ Thomas Hardy

November 15, 2012

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.”

~ Jimmy Dean

November 14, 2012

“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.”

~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

November 13, 2012

“We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.”

~ Sigmund Freud

November 12, 2012

“I’m a big fan of small business ownership. I think it’s the backbone of American innovation. But to be successful, you first have to have the courage to go for it.”

~ Bill Rancic

November 9, 2012

“Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.”

~ David Ogden Stiers

November 8, 2012

“Life is a song – sing it.

Life is a game – play it.

Life is a challenge – meet it.

Life is a dream – realize it.

Life is a sacrifice – offer it.

Life is love – enjoy it.”

~Sai Baba

November 7, 2012

“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”

~ Audrey Hepburn

November 6, 2012

“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.”

~ Orson Welles

November 5, 2012

“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

November 2, 2012

“I don’t believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.”

~ Ken Venturi

November 1, 2012

“If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.”

~ George Bernard Shaw

October 31, 2012

“As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them.”

~ Josh Billings

October 30, 2012

“Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.”

~ Francis Bacon

October 29, 2012

“Limit to courage? There is no limit to courage.”

~ Gabriele D’Annunzio

October 26, 2012

“If your mind is at work, we’re in danger of reproducing another cliche. If we can keep our minds out of it and our thoughts out of it, maybe we’ll come up with something original.”

~ Peter Falk

October 25, 2012

“I’ve never met a genius. A genius to me is someone who does well at something he hates. Anybody can do well at something he loves – it’s just a question of finding the subject.”

~ Clint Eastwood

October 24, 2012

“People with no humor, they’re outta my life.”

~Patti LaBelle

October 23,2012

“There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect.”

~ Ronald Reagan

October 22, 2012

“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.”

~ Winston Churchill

October 19, 2012

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”

~ Albert Einstein

October 18, 2012

“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

October 17, 2012

“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.”

~ Lucille Ball

October 16, 2012

“My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.”

~ Maya Angelou

October 15, 2012

“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.”

~Helen Keller

October 12, 2012

“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.”

~ Thomas Jefferson

October 11, 2012

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

~ Buddha

October 10, 2012

“Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

October 9, 2012

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

~ Lao Tzu

October 8, 2012

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.”

~ Vince Lombardi

October 5, 2012

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”

~ Bill Cosby

October 4, 2012

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.”

~ Oprah Winfrey

October 3, 2012

“If you’re trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I’ve had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.”

~ Michael Jordan

October 2, 2012

“You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have truly lived are the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.”

~ Henry Drummond

October 1, 2012

“Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible – it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.”

~ Barbara de Angelis

September 27, 2012

“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.”

~ Victor Hugo

September 26, 2012

“Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes.”

~ Jim Carrey

September 25, 2012

“Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.”

~ C. S. Lewis

September 24, 2012

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.”

~ Maya Angelou

September 21, 2012

“Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself – and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.”

~ Jim Morrison

September 20, 2012

“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

September 19, 2012

“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.”

~ Ronald Reagan

September 18, 2012

“If I had my child to raise all over again,

I’d build self-esteem first, and the house later.

I’d finger-paint more, and point the finger less.

I would do less correcting and more connecting.

I’d take my eyes off my watch, and watch with my eyes.

I’d take more hikes and fly more kites.

I’d stop playing serious, and seriously play.

I would run through more fields and gaze at more stars.

I’d do more hugging and less tugging.”

~ Diane Loomans

September 17, 2012

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”

~ Helen Keller

September 14, 2012

“When we treat children’s play as seriously as it deserves, we are helping them feel the joy that’s to be found in the creative spirit. It’s the things we play with and the people who help us play that make a great difference in our lives.”

~ Fred Rogers

September 13, 2012

“If your children spend most of their time in other people’s houses, you’re lucky; if they all congregate at your house, you’re blessed.”

~ Mignon McLaughlin

September 12, 2012

“The ideal teacher is one who understands that desire to know is natural, and is someone who stands by ready to offer examples to satisfy the desire of the student.”

~ Laws of Attraction

September 11, 2012

“The foundation of family – that’s where it all begins for me.”

~ Faith Hill

September 10, 2012

“Family, nature and health all go together.”

~ Olivia Newton-John

September 7, 2012

“Parents need all the help they can get. The strongest as well as the most fragile family requires a vital network of social supports.”

~ Bernice Weissbourd

September 6, 2012

“You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.”

~ Anita Baker

September 5, 2012

“In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future.”

~ Alex Haley

September 4, 2012

“I come from that society and there is a common thread, specifically family values – the idea that you do anything for your family, and the unconditional love for one’s children.”

~ Ednita Nazario

August 31, 2012

“Some of the most important conversations I’ve ever had occurred at my family’s dinner table.”

~ Bob Ehrlich

August 30, 2012

“God did not intend the human family to be wafted to heaven on flowery beds of ease.”

~ Frank Knox

August 29, 2012

“A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center.”

~ Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

August 28, 2012

“The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.”

~ Charles Kuralt

August 27, 2012

“Family is not an important thing, it’s everything.”

~ Michael J. Fox

August 24, 2012

“I have a family to support. And I’m not always going to be doing exactly what I want to do.”

~ Patrick Warburton 

August 23, 2012

“I never did quite fit the glamour mode. It is life with my husband and family that is my high now.”

~ Patty Duke

 August 22, 2012

“If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.”

~ Abdul Kalam

 August 21, 2012

“The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn’t intended.”

~ Robert Frost

 August 20, 2012

“Work on making your family the strongest family ever and you will experience an incredibly powerful sense of happiness and love that we all deserve to experience once we learn where it comes from.”

~ J. Charest

August 17, 2012

“Conspicuously absent from the Ten Commandments is any obligation of parent to child. We must suppose that God felt it unnecessary to command by law what He had ensured by love.”

~ Robert Brault

August 16, 2012

“Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they’re going to catch you in next.”

~ Franklin P. Jones

August 15, 2012

“A two-year old is kind of like having a blender, but you don’t have a top for it.”

~ Jerry Seinfeld

August 14, 2012

“The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.”

~ Edward, Duke of Windsor

August 13, 2012

“The quickest way for a parent to get a child’s attention is to sit down and look comfortable.”

~ Lane Olinghouse

August 10, 2012

“If your kids are giving you a headache, follow the directions on the aspirin bottle, especially the part that says, keep away from children.”

~ Susan Savannah

August 9, 2012

“Whenever I held my newborn baby in my arms, I used to think that what I said and did to him could have an influence not only on him but on all whom he met, not only for a day or a month or a year, but for all eternity – a very challenging and exciting thought for a mother.”

~ Rose Kennedy

August 8, 2012

“You have a lifetime to work, but children are only young once.”

~ Polish Proverb

August 7, 2012

“It is one thing to show your child the way, and a harder thing to then stand out of it.”

~ Robert Brault

August 6, 2012

“The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.”

~ Theodore Hesburgh

August 3, 2012

“If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.”

~ C.J. Jung

August 2, 2012

“Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.”

~ Anthony Brandt

August 1, 2012

“The guys who fear becoming fathers don’t understand that fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the man. The end product of child raising is not the child but the parent.”

~ Frank Pittman

July 30, 2012

“I don’t believe professional athletes should be role models. I believe parents should be role models…. It’s not like it was when I was growing up. My mom and my grandmother told me how it was going to be. If I didn’t like it, they said, “Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on your way out.” Parents have to take better control.”

~ Charles Barkley

July, 27, 2012

“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness you are able to give.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

July 26, 2012

“If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.”

~ Haim Ginott

July 25, 2012

“In spite of the six thousand manuals on child raising in the bookstores, child raising is still a dark continent and no one really knows anything. You just need a lot of love and luck – and, of course, courage.”

~ Bill Cosby

July 24, 2012

“Kids spell love T-I-M-E.”

~ John Crudele

July 23, 2012

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.”

~Robert Brault

July 20, 2012

“Always kiss your children goodnight – even if they’re already asleep.”

~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

July 19, 2012

“You don’t really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around – and why his parents will always wave back.”

~ William D. Tammeus

July 18, 2012

“My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.”

~ Mark Twain

July 17, 2012

“Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

July 16, 2012

“I want to thank you, Mother, for your patience…your encouragement…your strength…your generosity…your unswerving love…and for those six little words that helped me through so many trying times…
“…because I said so, that’s why!”


July 13, 2012

“Play is the only way the highest intelligence of humankind can unfold.”

~ Joseph Chilton Pearce

July 12, 2012

“I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine – she helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights.”

~ Terri Guillemets

July 11, 2012

“A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.”

~ Tenneva Jordan

July 10, 2012

“Suddenly, through birthing a daughter, a woman finds herself face to face not only with an infant, a little girl, a woman-to-be, but also with her own unresolved conflicts from the past and her hopes and dreams for the future…. As though experiencing an earthquake, mothers of daughters may find their lives shifted, their deep feelings unearthed, the balance struck in all relationships once again off kilter.”

~ Elizabeth Debold and Idelisse Malave

July 9, 2012

“Mother – that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries,”

~ T. DeWitt Talmage

July 6, 2012

“Women are aristocrats, and it is always the mother who makes us feel that we belong to the better sort.”

~ John Lancaster Spalding

June 29, 2012

“When we weren’t scratching each other’s eyes out, we were making each other laugh harder than anyone else could.”

~ Lucie Arnaz

June 28, 2012

“Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same.”

~ Pearl S. Buck

June 27, 2012

“There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.”

~ Jill Churchill

June 26, 2012

“The older I get, the more I see the power of that young woman, my mother.”

~ Sharon Olds

June 25, 2012

“All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his.”

~ Oscar Wilde

June 22, 2012

“Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love.”

~ Mildred B. Vermont

June 21, 2012

“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.”

~ Agatha Christie

June 20, 2012

“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.”

~ Dorothy Canfield

June 19, 2012

“You are the artist of life. A Mother paints the futures of her daughters. Using bold strokes of color to brighten their dreams and beautiful lines to guide them. How beautiful a picture.”

~ Shane Stewart

June 18, 2012

“God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.”

~ Jewish Proverb

June 15, 2012

“If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.”

~ Bruce Barton

June 14, 2012

“Virtue and Happiness are Mother and Daughter.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

June 13, 2012

“It’s not only children who grow.  Parents do too.  As much as we watch to see what our children do with their lives, they are watching us to see what we do with ours.  I can’t tell my children to reach for the sun.  All I can do is reach for it, myself.”

~Joyce Maynard

 June 12, 2012

“I am a big believer that eventually everything comes back to you. You get back what you give out.”

~ Nancy Reagan