Friday, September 30, 2011

Control

"Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force." ~ Irving Berlin

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Negative Thinking

"Negative thinking destroys your brain cells and causes global warming.  Source: The Scientific Institute of GetOverIt!"  ~ Dodinsky

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

A Certain Set

"A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes."  ~ Hugh Downs

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Monday, September 26, 2011

Excellence

"Excellence is not a skill.  It is an attitude."  ~ Ralph Marston

Friday, September 23, 2011

A Quote to Remember

A good quote for me to remember today - "A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly.  You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely."  ~  Roald Dahl

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Inner Attitudes

"Your outer world of attitudes, wealth, work, relationships and health will always be a reflection of your inner attitudes of mind." ~ Brian Tracy

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Smile

"Start every day off with a smile and get it over with." ~ W.C. Fields

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Big Difference

"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference." ~ Winston Churchill

Friday, September 16, 2011

New and Old

"Each day learn something new, and just as important, relearn something old."  ~ Robert Brault

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Rowing Upstream

"Learning is like rowing upstream, not to advance is to drop back."  ~ Chinese Proverb

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Never Stop Learning

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty."  ~ Henry Ford

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Barefoot Irreverence

"It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it."  ~ Jacob Bronowski

Monday, September 12, 2011

After You Know it All

"It's what you learn after you know it all that counts."  ~ Attributed to Harry S Truman

Friday, September 9, 2011

Something New

"Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will."  ~ Vernon Howard

Thursday, September 8, 2011

My Diploma

"I am learning all the time.  The tombstone will be my diploma."  ~ Eartha Kitt

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Man's Mind

"Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions."  ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Curiosity Is Key

"You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives."  ~ Clay P. Bedford

Friday, September 2, 2011

Attitude Of Mind


"Your outer world of attitudes, wealth, work, relationships and health will always be a reflection of your inner attitudes of mind." ~ Brian Tracy

Thursday, September 1, 2011

I Don't Know


"I value a "don't know" attitude highly, because it's ambiguous, and fosters a "beginner's mind" in which there are more possibilities than "expert's mind." ~ Theresa Bayer