Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

QOTD May 3 2019

Friday, May 3rd, 2019

Aristotle: “Happiness depends upon ourselves.”

 

QOTD May 2 2019

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

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 May 1 2019

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Cynthia Ozick: “To want to be what one can be is purpose in life.”

 

QOTD April 30 2019

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”

 

QOTD April 29 2019

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Patricia Neal: “A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.”

 

QOTD April 28 2019

Sunday, April 28th, 2019

Eddie Cantor: “Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.”

 

QOTD April 27 2019

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

Lois McMaster Bujold: “If you can’t do what you want, do what you can.”

QOTD April 26 2019

Friday, April 26th, 2019

Duke Ellington: “A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”

 

QOTD April 25 2019

Thursday, April 25th, 2019

Steve Jobs: “I don’t think it’s good that we’re perceived as different I think it’s important we’re perceived as MUCH BETTER. If being different is essential to doing that, then we have to do that, but if we could be much better without being different, that’d be fine with me. I want to be much better! I don’t care about being different, but we’ll have to be different in some ways to be much better.”

 

QOTD April 24 2019

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Susan Rice: “Progress is the product of human agency. Things get better because we make them better. Things go wrong when we get too comfortable, when we fail to take risks or seize opportunities.”

 

QOTD April 23 2019

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Yoda: “Do or do not. There is no try.”

QOTD April 22 2019

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

Samahria Lyte Kaufman: “Person to person, moment to moment, as we love, we change the world.”

QOTD April 21 2019

Sunday, April 21st, 2019

Ann Radcliffe: “Happiness arises in a state of peace, not of tumult.”

 

QOTD April 20 2019

Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Phil Knight: “Play by the rules, but be ferocious.”

QOTD April 19 2019

Friday, April 19th, 2019

Dorothy Day: “I have long since come to believe that people never mean half of what they say, and that it is best to disregard their talk and judge only their actions.”

 

QOTD April 18 2019

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Milan Kundera: “When the heart speaks, the mind finds it indecent to object.”

 

QOTD April 17 2019

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

John Milton: “He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.”

 

QOTD April 16 2019

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.”

 

QOTD April 15 2019

Monday, April 15th, 2019

Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata: “What a beautiful, sunny morning. It makes you happy to be alive, doesn’t it? We can’t let the sun outshine us! We have to beam, too!”

 

QOTD April 14 2019

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Oprah Winfrey: “You really haven’t changed, you’ve just become more of yourself. That is really what were all trying to do: become more of ourselves.”