Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Inspirations for Mon-Wed, March 21-23, 2011

Inspirations for Wednesday, March 23, 2011

--

Instead of always harping on a man's faults, tell him of his virtues.
Try to pull him out of his rut of bad habits. Hold up to him his
better self, his real self that can dare and do and win out.

Eleanor Porter (1868-1920)
American Novelist

--

As one goes through life one learns that if you don't paddle your own canoe, you don't move.

Katharine Hepburn

--

All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim; have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.

Orison Swett Marden
1850-1924, Writer, Physician, Hotel Owner and founder of Success Magazine

**

Inspirations for Tuesday, March 22, 2011

--

The naked truth is always better than the best dressed lie.

Ann Landers

--

You cannot change anything in your life with intention alone, which can become a watered-down, occasional hope that you'll get to tomorrow. Intention without action is useless.

Caroline Myss
Author of Entering The Castle

--

If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances.

Julia Sorel

**
Inspirations for Monday, March 21, 2011

--

Talent is something rare and beautiful and precious, and it must not be allowed to go to waste.

George Selden
The Cricket In Times Square

--

Probably the most honest, "self-made man" ever was the one we heard say: "I got to the top the hard way--fighting my own laziness

and ignorance every step of the way."

James Thom

--

It is better to wear out one's shoes than one's sheets.

Genoese Proverb

**

No comments:

Post a Comment