Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

QOTD June 26 2018

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Pico Iyer: “Comedy is nothing more than tragedy deferred.”

QOTD June 25 2018

Monday, June 25th, 2018

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: “A joyful life is an individual creation that cannot be copied from a recipe.”

QOTD June 24 2018

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

e e cummings: “To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting.”


QOTD June 23 2018

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

J. K. Rowling: “It is our choices…that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”


QOTD June 22 2018

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

A. J. Kitt: “You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do.”


QOTD June 21 2018

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

William H. Sheldon: “Happiness is essentially a state of going somewhere, wholeheartedly, one-directionally, without regret or reservation.”


QOTD June 20 2018

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Hans Hoffman: “The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.”



QOTD June 19 2018

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Mahatma Gandhi: “I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.”


QOTD June 18 2018

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Felicia Day: “That is not what Geek means to me. We are more than the hobbies that we do or the things that we like. To me, Geek means an outsider, a rebel, a dreamer, a creator, a fighter. It’s a person who dares to love something that isn’t conventional.”


QOTD June 17 2018

Sunday, June 17th, 2018

Abraham Lincoln: “The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.”


QOTD June 16 2018

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Meryl Streep: “This is your time and it feels normal to you, but really, there is no normal. There’s only change and resistance to it and then more change.”


QOTD June 15 2018

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Robbie Gass: “Like an ability or a muscle, hearing your inner wisdom is strengthened by doing it.”


QOTD June 14 2018

Friday, June 15th, 2018

J. K. Rowling: “Personal happiness lies in knowing that life is not a checklist of acquisition or achievement. Your qualifications are not your life.”


QOTD June 13 2018

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

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


QOTD June 12 2018

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: “Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay.”


QOTD June 11 2018

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Carl Jung: “The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.”


QOTD June 10 2018

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Piet Mondrian: “The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.”


QOTD June 9 2018

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Og Mandino: “Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.”


QOTD June 8 2018

Friday, June 8th, 2018

Vida D. Scudder: “It is through creating, not possessing, that life is revealed.”


QOTD June 7 2018

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

H. G. Wells: “We must not allow the clock and the calendar to blind us to the fact that each moment of life is a miracle and mystery.”