I collected these quotes several months ago. When I read them in preparation for the January newsletter, I was inspired to decide to read one each morning of this month. You may wish to do the same.
This is the fifth in our series of quotations. The others
Thoughts for Inspiration, Courage, And Love
All You Need is Love
Inner Visions: Quotes about Creativity
What Is Happiness?
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably --Walt Disney
Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale --Hans Christian Andersen
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it --Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great minds have purposes; others have wishes -- Washington Irving
"Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing on
one's own sunshine."
--Ralph Waldo Emerson
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Alas for those who never sing and die with all their music in them. --Oliver Wendell Holmes
Being ungrateful for what you get never gets you more. --H. Glasow
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out. --Art Linkletter
Leap and the net will appear. --Les Brown
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being
can alter his life
by altering his attitude. --William James
Self--knowledge is an anchor that makes unpredictability tolerable. --Deepak Chopra
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire --William Butler Yeats
He who wants to do good knocks at the gate; he who loves finds
the gate open
What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you
and how you remember it --Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
I haven't failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that don't work --Benjamin Franklin.
Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else and thinking something different --Albert Szent--Gyrgyi
If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would
literally astound ourselves
--Thomas Alva Edison
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. --William Shakespeare.
You see things; and you say `Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say `Why not? --George Bernard Shaw
All animals except man know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it --Samuel Butler
If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough --Meister Eckhardt
Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion --Martha Graham
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible." --Arthur C. Clarke
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." --Eleanor Roosevelt
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle, the other is as though everything is a miracle. --Albert Einstein
|May God give you....
For every storm, a rainbow,
For every tear, a smile,
For every care a promise,
And a blessing in each trial.
For every sigh, a sweet song,
And an answer
For each prayer.
"May you live all the days of your life." -Jonathan Swift