|Thursday, August 20th, 2009|
“Anyone who is in love is living a charmed life, especially if you've been in love for many years, through
good times and bad.”
— Layng Martine Jr.
|Tuesday, August 18th, 2009|
“Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil; our great hope lies in developing what is good.” -- Calvin Coolidge
“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
"Real life isn't always going to be perfect or go our way, but the recurring acknowledgement of what is working in our lives can help us not only to survive but surmount our difficulties." -- Sara Ban Breathnach
"Losers see thunderstorms, winners see rainbows; losers see icy streets, winners put on their ice skates!" -- Denis Waitley
|Monday, May 25th, 2009|
Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger III
Confidence has to be realistic, based on your education, training and experience. It can't be wishful thinking. You have to know what's a reasonable risk and what's not.
|Saturday, May 16th, 2009|
"Difficulty, My brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and atheltic proportion."
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878)
"I have never wished to cater to the crowd; for what I know they do not approve, and what they approve I do not know."
Epicurus (341–270 BC), Greek philosopher.
"What we obtain too cheap we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value." <......Oh! how true this one is.
Thomas Paine (1737–1809),
"Tears are sometimes an inappropriate response to death. When a life has been lived completely honestly, completely successfully, or just COMPLETELY, the correct response to death’s perfect punctuation mark is a smile."
Julie Burchill (b. 1960), British journalist,
here's you guys some to think on.
|Saturday, March 7th, 2009|
The past does not define you, the present does.
|Sunday, April 26th, 2009|
A quote: Abraham Lincoln
Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.
|Thursday, March 19th, 2009|
May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherever you go.
|Wednesday, February 25th, 2009|
For lack of attention a thousand forms of loveliness elude us every day.
To me, money is...almost human. If you treat it with real sympathy and kindness...it will be a good servant...and take care of you.
—Katharine Butler Hathaway
|Sunday, September 28th, 2008|
If you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
|Saturday, March 15th, 2008|
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
|Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007|
|Saturday, September 22nd, 2007|
|Saturday, September 15th, 2007|
quotes on sex
Sex is one of the 9 reasons for reincarnation, the other 8 are unimportant.
- Henry Miller
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other
- Jane Austen (1775-1817)
Of the delights of this world man cares most for sexual intercourse, yet he has left it out of his heaven.
- Mark Twain
|Wednesday, September 12th, 2007|
F. Scott Fitzgerald
At eighteen our convictions are hills from which we look; at forty-five they are caves in which we hide.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
|Tuesday, September 11th, 2007|
|Sunday, September 9th, 2007|
|Tuesday, September 4th, 2007|
Bernard Mannes Baruch
"During my eighty-seven years I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think." -
-- Bernard Mannes Baruch
|Monday, September 3rd, 2007|
My advice to you is to get married. If you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if not, you'll become a philosopher.