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QOTD September 24 2017

Sunday, September 24th, 2017

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


QOTD September 22 2017

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Hugh Macleod: “The only people who can change the world are people who want to. And not everybody does.”


QOTD September 21 2017

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Orison Swett Marden: “We lift ourselves by our thought, we climb upon our vision of ourselves. If you want to enlarge your life, you must first enlarge your thought of it and of yourself. Hold the ideal of yourself as you long to be, always, everywhere – your ideal of what you long to attain – the ideal of health, efficiency, success.”


QOTD September 21 2017

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Sir Winston Churchill: “Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.”


QOTD September 20 2017

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Gloria Swanson: β€œNever say never, for if you live long enough, chances are you will not be able to abide by its restrictions. Never is a long, undependable time, and life is too full of rich possibilities to have restrictions placed upon it.”

QOTD September 19 2017

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Eugene Delacroix: “I live in company with a body, a silent companion, exacting and eternal.”


QOTD September 18 2017

Monday, September 18th, 2017

Mike Ditka: “Success isn’t permanent, and failure isn’t fatal.”


QOTD September 17 2017

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Oprah Winfrey: “Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, harness your power to your passion. Honor your calling. Everybody has one. Trust your heart, and success will come to you.”


QOTD September 16 2017

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Louis Schwartzberg: “Nature has invented reproduction as a mechanism for life to move forward. As a life force that passes right through us and makes us a link in the evolution of life.”


QOTD September 15 2017

Friday, September 15th, 2017

Okakura Kakuzo: “The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.”


QOTD September 14 2017

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

L. M. Montgomery: “It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”

QOTD September 13 2017

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Clifton Fadiman: “Cheese – milk’s leap toward immortality.”


QOTD September 12 2017

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Margot Fonteyn: “If I have learnt anything, it is that life forms no logical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return?”


QOTD September 11 2017

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Louisa May Alcott: “I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.”

QOTD September 10 2017

Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr.: “When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative.”


QOTD September 9 2017

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Cecil B. DeMille: “The person who makes a success of living is the one who see his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.”


QOTD September 8 2017

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Helen Mirren: “Fear sometimes stops you from doing stupid things. But it can also stop you from doing creative or exciting or experimental things. It can cloud your judgment of others, and lead to all kinds of evil. The control and understanding of our personal fears is one of the most important undertakings in our life.”


QOTD September 7 2017

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Henry David Thoreau: “When we are unhurried and wise, we perceive that only great and worthy things have any permanent and absolute existence, that petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of the reality.”


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QOTD September 6 2017

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Ann Richards: “I believe in recovery, and I believe that as a role model I have the responsibility to let young people know that you can make a mistake and come back from it.”


QOTD September 5 2017

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Robin Norwood: “Make your own recovery the first priority in your life.”


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