Tuesday, January 31, 2012

An Easy Job

"If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it."  ~ Olin Miller

Monday, January 30, 2012

Friday, January 27, 2012

Thursday, January 26, 2012

A Qualification for Business

"Patience is a most necessary qualification for business; many a man would rather you heard his story than granted his request."  ~ Lord Chesterfield

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

A Magical Effect

"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish."  ~ John Quincy Adams

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Admiration and Scorn

"Patience is something you admire in the driver behind you and scorn in the one ahead."  ~ Mac McCleary

Monday, January 23, 2012

Friday, January 20, 2012

One Kind Word

"One kind word can warm three winter months."  ~ Japanese Proverb

Thursday, January 19, 2012

A Time For Home

"Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire:  it is the time for home." ~ Edith Sitwell

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Warm House

"Winter is the season in which people try to keep the house as warm as it was in the summer, when they complained about the heat."  ~ Author Unknown

Tuesday, January 17, 2012


"The color of springtime is in the flowers, the color of winter is in the imagination."  ~ Terri Guillemets

Friday, January 13, 2012


"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal."  ~Henry Ford

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Long Range Goals

"You must have long-range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-range failures."  ~ Charles C. Noble

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Not a Concern of the Mind

"The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible.  That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit."  ~ Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

A New Ending

"Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending."  ~ Author Unknown

Monday, January 9, 2012

Goals and Thoughts

"Goals determine your thoughts. Thoughts determine your life." ~ Anonymous

Friday, January 6, 2012

One Resolution

"One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this:  To rise above the little things."  ~ John Burroughs

Thursday, January 5, 2012


"Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right."  ~ Oprah Winfrey

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

"Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. " ~ Hal Borland

Tuesday, January 3, 2012


For last year's words belong to last year's language
And next year's words await another voice.
And to make an end is to make a beginning.
~T.S. Eliot

Monday, January 2, 2012

New Year's Eve

"New Year's eve is like every other night; there is no pause in the march of the universe, no breathless moment of silence among created things that the passage of another twelve months may be noted; and yet no man has quite the same thoughts this evening that come with the coming of darkness on other nights."  ~ Hamilton Wright Mabie