Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Giving

"Give something to everything, then give everything to something." ~ Jim Crow

Monday, December 29, 2008

The First Step

"You don't have to see the top of the staircase to take the first step." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sunday, December 28, 2008

New Beginnings

In honor of the upcoming New Year, I decided to post some quotes on beginning.
"A great flame follows a little spark." ~ Dante

Saturday, December 27, 2008

Friday, December 26, 2008

Joy In The Little Things

"Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things." ~ Robert Brault

Thursday, December 25, 2008

Merry Christmas!

May the spirit of Christmas bring you peace,
The gladness of Christmas give you hope,
The warmth of Christmas grant you love.
~Author Unknown

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

A Magic Wand

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." ~ Norman Vincent Peale

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Play and Make Good Cheer

"At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year." ~ Thomas Tusser

Monday, December 22, 2008

Thankfulness

"Open your presents at Christmastime but be thankful year round for the gifts you receive." ~ Lorinda Ruth Lowen

Sunday, December 21, 2008

Christmas in the Heart

"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree." ~ Roy L. Smith

Saturday, December 20, 2008

A State of Mind

"Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind." ~ Mary Ellen Chase

Friday, December 19, 2008

Good 'Ole Days

"Oh, for the good old days when people would stop Christmas shopping when they ran out of money." ~ Author Unknown

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Christmas Gifts

"Open your presents at Christmastime but be thankful year round for the gifts you receive." ~ Lorinda Ruth Lowen

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Christmas in the Air

"It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air." ~ W.T. Ellis

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Christmas Spirit

"I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month." ~ Harlan Miller

Monday, December 15, 2008

Christmas Memories

"Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childish days; that can recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth; that can transport the sailor and the traveller, thousands of miles away, back to his own fire-side and his quiet home!" ~ Charles Dickens

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Home for Christmas

"Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home." ~ Carol Nelson

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Quote Collectors

"Most collectors collect tangibles. As a quotation collector, I collect wisdom, life, invisible beauty and souls alive in ink." ~ T. Guillemets

Friday, December 12, 2008

Splendid Words

"It's such a pleasure to write down splendid words - almost as though one were inventing them." ~ Rupert Hart-Davis

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Inspiration

"Quotes are nothing but inspiration for the uninspired." ~ Richard Kemph

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Maxims

"What are the proper proportions of a maxim? A minimum of sound to a maximum of sense." ~ Mark Twain

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Wisdom of the Wise

"The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations." ~ William Feather

Monday, December 8, 2008

Quote-a-holics Unite!

"People will accept your idea much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first." ~ David H. Comins

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Saturday, December 6, 2008

Strong Men

"Mediocre men wait for opportunity to come to them. Strong, able, alert men go after opportunity." ~ B. C. Forbes

Friday, December 5, 2008

Jumping at Opportunities

"Jumping at several small opportunities may get us there more quickly than waiting for the big one to come along." ~ Hugh Allen

Thursday, December 4, 2008

The Chinese Word "Crisis"

"When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters; one represents danger and the other represents opportunity." ~ John F. Kennedy

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Opportunities

"It is better to be sorry for what we did than for what we did not do." ~ Anonymous

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Hero Worship

"Truly, there is something to the idea that hero-worship is helpful, provided one worships a winner." ~ Napoleon Hill

Monday, December 1, 2008

The Obvious

"Sometimes it takes an expert to point out the obvious." ~ Scott Allen