Friday, February 25, 2011

T.S. Eliot | Quote of the day

"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go."
~ T.S. Eliot (September 26, 1888 - January 04, 1965)

Thursday, February 24, 2011

John Fitzgerald Kennedy | Quote of the day

"One person can make a difference and every person should try."
~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 - November 22, 1963)

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

William James | Quote of the day

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does."
~ William James (January 11, 1842 - August 26, 1910)

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Seneca | Quote of the day

"Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life."

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Roger Babson | Quote of the day

"It takes a person who is wide awake to make his dream come true."
~ Roger Babson (July 06, 1875 - )

Friday, February 18, 2011

Henry David Thoreau | Quote of the day

"Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. "
~ Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 - May 06, 1862)

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Francis Bacon, Sr. | Quote of the day

"Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience."
~ Francis Bacon, Sr. (January 22, 1561 - April 09, 1626)

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry | Quote of the day

"Transport of the mails, transport of the human voice, transport of flickering pictures-in this century as in others our highest accomplishments still have the single aim of bringing men together."
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (June 29, 1900 - July 30, 1934)

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Dorothy Canfield Fisher | Quote of the day

"It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion, the value of rest."
~ Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17, 1879 - )

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

"It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart."
~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (May 25, 1803 - January 18, 1873)

Friday, February 11, 2011

Seneca | Quote of the day

"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that things are difficult."

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Arthur Schopenhauer | Quote of the day

"To overcome difficulties is to experience the full delight of existence."
~ Arthur Schopenhauer (February 22, 1788 - September 21, 1860)

Monday, February 7, 2011

Charles de Montesquieu | Quote of the day

"To love to read is to exchange hours of ennui for hours of delight."
~ Charles de Montesquieu (January 18, 1689 - February 10, 1755)

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Buddha | Quote of the day

"To conquer oneself is a greater task than conquering others."

Friday, February 4, 2011

Henri Bergson | Quote of the day

"To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly."
~ Henri Bergson (October 15, 1859 - January 04, 1941)

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Kahlil Gibran | Quote of the day

"To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice."
~ Kahlil Gibran (January 06, 1883 - April 10, 1931)

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Saturday, January 29, 2011

D.H. Lawrence | Quote of the day

"In every living thing there is the desire for love."
~ D.H. Lawrence (September 11, 1885 - March 02, 1930)

Friday, January 28, 2011

Plutarch | Quote of the day

"The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it, therefore, while it lasts, and not spend it to no purpose."

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Michel de Montaigne | Quote of the day

"The value of life is not in the length of days, but in the use we make of them; a man may live long yet very little."
~ Michel de Montaigne (February 28, 1533 - September 13, 1592)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Roger Babson | Quote of the day

"The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it."
~ Roger Babson (July 06, 1875 - )

Monday, January 24, 2011

Friday, January 21, 2011

James Matthew Barrie | Quote of the day

"The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does."
~ James Matthew Barrie (May 09, 1860 - June 19, 1937)

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

George Eliot | Quote of the day

"The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another."
~ George Eliot (November 22, 1819 - December 22, 1880)

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

George Eliot | Quote of the day

"The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision"
~ George Eliot (November 22, 1819 - December 22, 1880)

Monday, January 17, 2011

Blaise Pascal | Quote of the day

"Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which is everything in this world."
~ Blaise Pascal (June 19, 1623 - August 19, 1662)

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Saturday, January 15, 2011

T.S. Eliot | Quote of the day

"I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved."
~ T.S. Eliot (September 26, 1888 - January 04, 1965)

Friday, January 14, 2011

Jean de la Bruyere | Quote of the day

"There is nothing of which men are so fond, and withal so careless, as life."
~ Jean de la Bruyere (August 16, 1645 - May 10, 1696)

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Ralph Waldo Emerson | Quote of the day

"The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down; aspires and not despairs."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 - April 27, 1882)

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Kahlil Gibran | Quote of the day

"There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward."
~ Kahlil Gibran (January 06, 1883 - April 10, 1931)

Monday, January 10, 2011

Seneca | Quote of the day

"The pressure of adversity does not affect the mind of the brave man... It is more powerful than external circumstances."

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Thomas Paine | Quote of the day

The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection
~ Thomas Paine (January 29, 1737 - June 08, 1809)

Friday, January 7, 2011

Baltasar Gracián | Quote of the day

"The path to greatness is along with others."
~ Baltasar Gracián (January 08, 1601 - December 06, 1658)

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Marcus Tullius Cicero | Quote of the day

"If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started."

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Robert H. Schuller | Quote of the day

"The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking."
~ Robert H. Schuller (September 16, 1926 - )

Monday, January 3, 2011

Bruce Barton | Quote of the day

"If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm."
~ Bruce Barton (August 05, 1886 - July 05, 1967)

Sunday, January 2, 2011

Chamfort | Quote of the day

"The most thoroughly wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed."
~ Chamfort (April 06, 1741 - May 13, 1794)

Saturday, January 1, 2011

Humphrey Davy | Quote of the day

"The most important of my discoveries have been suggested to me by my failures."
~ Humphrey Davy (December 17, 1778 - May 29, 1829)