Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

QOTD August 15 2018

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

David Reisman: “Look at all the sentences which seem true and question them.”

QOTD August 14 2018

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Andre Gide: “The most decisive actions of our life – I mean those that are most likely to decide the whole course of our future – are, more often than not, unconsidered.”

QOTD August 13 2018

Monday, August 13th, 2018

John Muir: “Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. None of Nature’s landscapes are ugly so long as they are wild.”

QOTD August 12 2018

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

John Mason Brown: “She knows what is the best purpose of education: not to be frightened by the best but to treat it as part of daily life.”

QOTD August 11 2018

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

J. K. Rowling: “The best of us must sometimes eat our words.”

QOTD August 10 2018

Friday, August 10th, 2018

J. R. R. Tolkien: “Little by little, one travels far.”

QOTD August 9 2018

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Austin O’Malley: “Those that think it permissible to tell white lies soon grow color blind.”

QOTD August 8 2018

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Oprah Winfrey: “Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.”

QOTD August 7 2018

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Budd Schulberg: “Isn’t everyone a part of everyone else?”

QOTD August 6 2018

Monday, August 6th, 2018

Ali Vincent: “To think about your life is to create it. You have to take ownership of where you are right now and know where you want to go before you can get there. Keep collecting evidence for your success. You can believe it, and you can be it.”

QOTD August 5 2018

Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Victor Hugo: “To die is nothing; but it is terrible not to live.”

QOTD August 4 2018

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Jennifer Hudson: “If you can’t take responsibility for your own well-being, you will never take control over it.”


QOTD August 3 2018

Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Dorothy L. Sayers: “The worst sin – perhaps the only sin – passion can commit, is to be joyless.”


QOTD August 2 2018

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

W. Somerset Maugham: “When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for me, and it becomes part of me.”


QOTD August 1 2018

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Ingrid Bengis: “For me, words are a form of action, capable of influencing change.”


QOTD July 31 2018

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Barbra Streisand: “A human being is only interesting if he’s in contact with himself. I learned you have to trust yourself, be what you are, and do what you ought to do the way you should do it. You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it.”


QOTD July 30 2018

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Ann Richards: “There is a lot more to life than just struggling to make money.”


QOTD July 29 2018

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Pablo Picasso: “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.”


QOTD July 28 2018

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

A. R. Ammons: “Anything looked at closely becomes wonderful.”



QOTD July 27 2018

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Latvian Proverb: “A smiling face is half the meal.”