Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

QOTD September 20 2019

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Publilius Syrus: “Never promise more than you can perform.”

QOTD September 19 2019

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Chuck Palahniuk: “You can’t base your life on the past or the present. You have to tell me about your future.”


QOTD September 18 2019

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Joseph Addison: “Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, the post of honor is a private station.”

QOTD September 17 2019

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Sholem Asch: “Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for our existence.”


QOTD September 16 2019

Monday, September 16th, 2019

Henry S. Haskins: “The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.”


QOTD September 15 2019

Sunday, September 15th, 2019

Gail Pool: “Even with the best of maps and instruments, we can never fully chart our journeys.”


QOTD September 14 2019

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

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


QOTD September 13 2019

Friday, September 13th, 2019

Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata: “Fresh clean sheets are one of life’s small joys.”


QOTD September 12 2019

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

Lord Chesterfield: “The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.”


QOTD September 11 2019

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Amber Deckers: “Never let the fear of failure be an excuse for not trying. Society tells us that to fail is the most terrible thing in the world, but I know it isn’t. Failure is part of what makes us human.”


QOTD September 10 2019

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Mahatma Gandhi: “It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.”


QOTD September 9 2019

Monday, September 9th, 2019

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


QOTD September 8 2019

Sunday, September 8th, 2019

Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”


QOTD September 7 2019

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Martha Burgess: “Live up to your potential instead of imitating someone else’s.”

QOTD September 6 2019

Friday, September 6th, 2019

Jim Bishop: “Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.”


QOTD September 5 2019

Thursday, September 5th, 2019

Judy Garland: “Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.”


QOTD September 4 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Jarvis Klem: “Make a decision, even if it’s wrong.”


QOTD September 3 2019

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Barbara Hall: “Because you are in control of your life. Don’t ever forget that. You are what you are because of the conscious and subconscious choices you have made.”


QOTD September 2 2019

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Elizabeth David: “Every day holds the possibility of a miracle.”


QOTD September 1 2019

Sunday, September 1st, 2019

Robert A. Ward: “I wish you sunshine on your path and storms to season your journey. I wish you peace in the world in which you live… More I cannot wish you except perhaps love to make all the rest worthwhile.”