Archive for July, 2018

QOTD July 31 2018

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Barbra Streisand: “A human being is only interesting if he’s in contact with himself. I learned you have to trust yourself, be what you are, and do what you ought to do the way you should do it. You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it.”


QOTD July 30 2018

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Ann Richards: “There is a lot more to life than just struggling to make money.”


QOTD July 29 2018

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Pablo Picasso: “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.”


QOTD July 28 2018

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

A. R. Ammons: “Anything looked at closely becomes wonderful.”



QOTD July 27 2018

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Latvian Proverb: “A smiling face is half the meal.”


QOTD July 26 2018

Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Carlos Castaneda: “Self-importance is our greatest enemy. Think about it – what weakens us is feeling offended by the deeds and misdeeds of our fellowmen. Our self-importance requires that we spend most of our lives offended by someone.”



QOTD July 25 2018

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

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

QOTD July 24 2018

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

John Gray: “It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.”


QOTD July 23 2018

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Lois McMaster Bujold: “I am who I choose to be. I always have been what I chose…though not always what I pleased.”


QOTD July 22 2018

Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Langston Coleman: “Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.”


QOTD July 21 2018

Saturday, July 21st, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr.: “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”


QOTD July 20 2018

Friday, July 20th, 2018

Diane Wakoski: “Learning to live what you’re born with is the process, the involvement, the making of a life.”


QOTD July 19 2018

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Walter Pater: “What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.”


QOTD July 18 2018

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Judy Grahn: “What you will do matters. All you need is to do it.”


QOTD July 17 2018

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

John F. Kennedy: “So, let us not be blind to our differences – but let us also direct attention to our common interests and to the means by which those differences can be resolved.”


QOTD July 16 2018

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Sean O’Faolain: “There is only one admirable form of the imagination: the imagination that is so intense that it creates a new reality, that it makes things happen.”


QOTD July 15 2018

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Sir Winston Churchill: “For myself I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use being anything else.”

QOTD July 14 2018

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

J. K. Rowling: “We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all the power we need inside ourselves already. We have the power to imagine better.”


QOTD July 13 2018

Friday, July 13th, 2018

Oprah Winfrey: “Let your light shine. Shine within you so that it can shine on someone else. Let your light shine.”


QOTD July 12 2018

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Julie A., M.A. Ross and Judy Corcoran: “Being manipulative is dishonest and immature. We often end up having to make up more lies to cover for inconsistencies in our original manipulation. In addition, it sets a terrible example for our children. While it may solve your initial problem, the tangled web that grows from such dishonesty is more trouble than it’s worth.”