Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

QOTD October 20 2019

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Ludwig van Beethoven: “Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.”

 

QOTD October 19 2019

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Stephen King: “You can’t deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.”

 

QOTD October 18 2019

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Jennifer Hudson: “That isnโ€™t about money, fame, or power. Itโ€™s about will, dedication, commitment, and knowing your self-worth. You can be poor as dirt and have those traits. Money canโ€™t buy you values. You just need to know what is important to you and then feel secure in your pursuit to achieve that.”

QOTD October 17 2019

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

C. S. Lewis: “Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.”

 

QOTD October 16 2019

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Frank Tyger: “Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble.”

 

QOTD October 15 2019

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Sir Winston Churchill: “However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.”

 

QOTD October 14 2019

Monday, October 14th, 2019

Seth Godin: “Letting your customers set your standards is a dangerous game, because the race to the bottom is pretty easy to win. Setting your own standards–and living up to them–is a better way to profit. Not to mention a better way to make your day worth all the effort you put into it.”

 

QOTD October 13 2019

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Eleanor Roosevelt: “Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.”

 

QOTD October 12 2019

Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Susan Sontag: “What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine; what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.”

 

QOTD October 11 2019

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Emily Dickinson: “I dwell in possibility…”

 

QOTD October 10 2019

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Randall Munroe, xkcd: “You don’t become great by trying to be great. You become great by wanting to do something, and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process.”

 

QOTD October 9 2019

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Wilson Mizner: “Always be nice to people on the way up; because you’ll meet the same people on the way down.”

 

QOTD October 8 2019

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Arab Proverb: “Examine what is said, not him who speaks.”

 

QOTD October 7 2019

Monday, October 7th, 2019

Rob Sheridan: “Acting like someone you’re not is exactly what it takes to realize you’re capable of more than you ever knew.”

 

QOTD October 6 2019

Sunday, October 6th, 2019

Nathaniel Branden: “Self-esteem is the reputation we acquire with ourselves.”

 

QOTD October 5 2019

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Irma Kurtz: “Givers have to set limits because takers rarely do.”

QOTD October 3 2019

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Aristotle: “Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.”

 

QOTD October 2 2019

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Saint Francis de Sales: “When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.”

 

QOTD October 1 2019

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Julie A., M.A. Ross and Judy Corcoran: “The point is that no matter what your feelings are, your children will be better off if you make them your central focus and work diligently at keeping the parenting relationship civil and cooperative.”

 

QOTD September 30 2019

Monday, September 30th, 2019

John Scalzi: “If the universe is bigger and stranger than I can imagine, it’s best to meet it with an empty bladder.”