Thursday, November 30, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, November 30, 2017

Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.

Booker T. Washington – 1856-1915, Educator and Author

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, November 29, 2017

You must go after your wish. As soon as you start to pursue a dream, your life wakes up and everything has meaning.

Barbara Sher – Author

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, November 28, 2017

He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.

Raymond Hull – 1919-1985, Playwright

Monday, November 27, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, November 27, 2017

The highest reward for man’s toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.

John Ruskin – 1819-1900
Art Critic and Philanthropist

Friday, November 24, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, November 24, 2017

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather – 1889-1981, Author

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Flashback - Celebrating Thanksgiving in Australia (2004)

It did not matter to the Chef that she had never prepared a Thanksgiving Dinner, and that Thanksgiving was not celebrated in Australia.  She simply went to the Internet and provided our tour group with an excellent Thanksgiving Dinner.

Inspirations - Thursday, November 23, 2017

This Thanksgiving (and every day), may we express gratitude for life, and another opportunity to "get it right" while we have the chance.  

Henry Ford
Author, Speaker, Consultant
Publisher of VISIONS Newsletter

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, November 22, 2017

If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity. For, in the final analysis, our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this small planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal.
[Commencement Address at American University, June 10 1963]

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States
(B) May 29, 1917 – (D) November 22, 1963

Inspirations - Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, in order to assure the survival and the success of liberty.

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States
(B) May 29, 1917 – (D) November 22, 1963

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, November 20, 2017

I make more mistakes than anyone else I know. And, sooner or later, I patent most of them.

Thomas Edison – 1847-1931
Inventor and Businessman

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, November 16, 2017

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain – 1835-1910, Author

Inspirations - Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Every single second is an opportunity to change your life, because in any moment you can change the way you feel.

Rhonda Byrne – Writer and Producer

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Inspirations, Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!’

Audrey Hepburn - 1929-1993
Actress and Humanitarian

Monday, November 13, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, November 13, 2017

I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.

Marissa Mayer - President and CEO of Yahoo!

Friday, November 10, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, November 10, 2017

It is the studying that you do after your school days that really counts. Otherwise, you know only that which everyone else knows.

Henry Doherty - 1870-1939, Financier and Oilman

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, November 9, 2017

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort.

Jesse Owens - 1913-1980
Four-Time Olympic Gold Medalist

Inspirations - Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Everyone wants to be appreciated. So if you appreciate someone, don’t keep it a secret.

Mary Kay Ash - 1918-2001
Businesswoman and Founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile.

Wilfred Grenfell – 1865-1940, Medical Doctor

Sunday, November 05, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, November 6, 2017

What is success? It is being able to go to bed each night with your soul at peace.

Paulo Coelho – Author

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, November 3, 2017

I’ve always been a hugger. If we all hugged more, the world would be a better place.

Taylor Swift – Singer/Songwriter

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, November 2, 2017

A person is literally what they think, their character being the complete sum of all their thoughts.

James Allen – 1864-1912, Writer