Whoever wants to reach a distant goal must take many small steps.
The biggest lesson I've learned . . . was that if you have all the
fresh water you want to drink and all the food you want to eat, you ought never to complain about anything.
Quotes on Life Lessons
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else - you are the one who gets burned.
When a baseball player makes an error, it goes into the record
and is published. How many of us could stand this sort of daily scrutiny?
Sydney J. Harris
Opportunity is like a hair on a bald-headed man; it only comes around once and you have to grab it while itís there.
So often we think we have got to make a difference and be a big dog.
Let us just try to be little fleas biting. Enough fleas biting strategically can make a very big dog very uncomfortable.
Marian Wright Edelman
Make A Difference
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be
thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.
Funny Work Quotes
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has
been taken from the earth.
The difficult things of this world must once have been easy;
the great things of this world must once have been small.
Set about difficult things while they are still easy;
do great things while they are still small.
We're becoming more comfortable with processing information
and less comfortable with genuine communication.
Making the simple complicated is commonplace;
making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity.
Our dilemma is that we hate change, but we love it at the same time.
What we want is for things to remain the same but get better.
Sydney J. Harris
Quotes about Change
My happiest memories of those college days involve sports.
In freshman year I played on the Poetlings basketball team,
and we had a perfect record for the year: we lost every game.
Richard Nixon , RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon
Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime
and too sleepy to worry at night.
Children really brighten up a household. They never turn the lights off.
Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become;
and the same is true of fame.
Eleanor Roosevelt once said, "Women are like teabags. We don't know
our true strength until we are in hot water!" Well, my dear Sister, no wonder we are looking like an old teabag, we have been in lots of hot water together!
Funny Sister Quotes
I have to laugh at the times I've knocked myself out over a tough
spot only to find out afterwards there was an easier way.
Robert Franklin Leslie