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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Bitterness Quotes

Quotes about Bitterness

  • We cannot live with bitterness because it will first manifest itself in our spirit, then in our emotions, and finally in our bodies. Tom Drout
  • One sprinkles the most sugar where the tart is burned. Dutch Proverb
  • Bitterness is like drinking poison & waiting for the other person to die. Steve Ostten


Age Quotes


Quotes about Age
  • The older we get, the fewer things seem worth waiting in line for.
  • Age is all imagination. Ignore years and they'll ignore you. Ella Wheeler-Wilcox
  • “You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.” Dave Barry
  • Ah, the golden years.  When actions creak louder than words.
  • At my age flowers scare me. George Burns
  • Did you ever notice: The Roman Numerals for forty (40) are " XL."
  • How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?
  • How old would you be if you didn't know how old you were? Satchel Paige (c. 1906-1982) Professional baseball player
  • I look forward to growing old and wise and audacious. --Glenda Jackson (Actor and politician)
  • If youth only knew; if age only could. Henri Estienne
  • I'm very pleased to be here. Let's face it; at my age I'm very pleased to be anywhere. George Burns
  • In case you're worried about what's going to become of the younger generation, it's going to grow up and start worrying about the younger generation. Roger Allen
  • Middle age is when you burn the midnight oil around 9 PM.
  • Middle age is when your age starts to show around the middle. Bob Hope (1903-2003) Entertainer
  • No one grows old by living - only by losing interest in living. - Marie Ray
  • Old age and the wear of time teach many things. --Sophocles (c. 496-405 B.C.) Playwright
  • One must wait until evening to see how splendid the day has been.
  • People do not quit playing because they grow old . . . They grow old because they quit playing. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.   Lucille Ball
  • To enter the country of old age is a new experience, different from what you supposed it to be. Nobody, man or woman, knows the country until he has lived in it and has taken out his citizenship papers. Malcolm Cowley (1898-1989) Literary critic and editor
  • When you are dissatisfied and would like to go back to youth, think of Algebra.
  • Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life.-- Herbert Henry Asquith
  • A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams. John Barrymore 
  • Make each day useful and cheerful and prove that you know the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be happy, old age without regret and life a beautiful success. Louisa May Alcott
  • A man growing older becomes a child again. Sophocles
  • Don't regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many. Unknown
  • The older you get, the tougher it is to lose weight, because by then your body and your fat are really good friends.

  • "I'm very pleased to be here. Let's face it; at my age I'm very pleased to be anywhere."  -- George Burns

  • "At my age flowers scare me." -- George Burns

  • "Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life."-- Herbert Henry Asquith

  • "The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age."   -- Lucille Ball
  • To enter the country of old age is a new experience, different from what you supposed it to be. Nobody, man or woman, knows the country until he has lived in it and has taken out his citizenship papers. -- Malcolm Cowley (1898-1989) Literary critic and editor
  • In case you’re worried about what’s going to become of the younger generation, it’s going to grow up and start worrying about the younger generation. -- Roger Allen
  • Old age and the wear of time teach many things. --Sophocles (c. 496-405 B.C.) Playwright
  • I look forward to growing old and wise and audacious. --Glenda Jackson (Actor and politician )

One Quotes

Quotes about One


Friday, July 26, 2013

Naive Quotes

Quotes about being Naive


Guidance Quotes

Quotes about Guidance

  • Remember to pray always and seek the guidance of God who so loves you and your precious children. Note that before God you and your children are the apple of His eyes.


Promotion Quotes

Quotes about Promotion

  • Promote what you love instead of bashing what you hate.
  • Being ready isn't enough; you have to be prepared for a promotion or any other significant change.   Pat Riley


Pressure Quotes

Quotes about Pressure

  • Dear God, I'm blessed and at times I end up under pressure to where I become a little stressed, but I always seem to pass your tests. I just wanted to take a moment to not ask for anything from you, but to simply say two words: Thank You.


Thursday, July 25, 2013

Willing Quotes

Quotes about Willing


  • Everyone tells you you deserve better, but then no one is willing to give it to you.


Aspire Quotes

Quotes About Aspire
  • To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve. James Allen
  • We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Exercise Quotes

Quotes about Exercise

  • If swimming is such a good way to stay in shape; Explain whales...


Economic Quotes


Quotes about Money
  • In all recorded history there has not been one economist who has had to worry about where the next meal would come from. Peter Drucker (1909 - 2005) 
  • There are 10^11 stars in the galaxy. That used to be a huge number. But it's only a hundred billion. It's less than the national deficit! We used to call them astronomical numbers. Now we should call them economical numbers.   Richard Feynman (1918 - 1988) 
  • "It is better to give than to lend, and it costs about the same." – Sir Philip Gibbs
  • A budget is just a method of worrying before you spend money, as well as afterward.
  • Good manners will often take people where neither money nor education will take them. Fanny Jackson Coppin
  • I am opposed to millionaires... but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. Mark Twain
  • If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars. J. Paul Getty
  • If you want to know what a man is really like, take notice how he acts when he loses money. New England Proverb
  • If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to. Dorothy Parker
  • I've never met an ugly millionaire. They all look cute. No wonder I married 4 of them. Zsa Zsa Gabor
  • Kurt Vonnegut's self-written eulogy: Dear future generations: Please accept our apologies. We were roaring drunk on petroleum. Love, 2006 A.D. Kurt Vonnegut
  • Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle. Ken Hakuta (1950), US TV showman
  • Money is a singular thing. It ranks with love as man's greatest source of joy. And with death as his greatest source of anxiety. John Kenneth Galbraith
  • Never spend your money before you have it. Thomas Jefferson
  • Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life. Do what you feel you have a flair for doing, and if you are good enough at it, the money will come. Greer Garson (1904-1996) Actor
  • The real measure of your wealth is how much you'd be worth if you lost all your money. Bernard Meltzer (1914-) American Law Professor
  • Time and money spent in helping men do more for themselves is far better than mere giving. Henry Ford (1863-1947) American Industrialist
  • Too many people spend money they haven't earned to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like. Will Rogers
  • What's the use of happiness? It can't buy you money. Henny Young man
  • Your input will determine your output, so guard what you put in and you won't be put out. Peter Sinclair 


Monday, July 22, 2013

Maximizer Quotes

Quotes about Maximizer

  • Maximize every opportunity today. Your life is only made up of days but there's a lot of living & loving that can be done in 24 hours.
  • Well, any effort to maximize your potential and ability is a good thing.

Teammate Quotes

Quotes about Teammates
I've learned to be more of a teammate than try to be the quarterback of the team, if you will, to use a sports analogy.
I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot.

Add Value Quotes

Quotes about Adding Value

  • Always remember if somebody's presence doesn't add value to your life. Then their absence should make no difference either.
  • You're not here to survive, you're here to thrive, prosper, flourish and grow. You're here to make a difference, add value and make our world a better place. Be all you can be, give all you can and have an awesome time doing it!!!!


Sunday, July 21, 2013

Confrontation Quotes

Quotes about Confrontation
Backstabbers are passive-aggressive. confrontation to a backstabber is like sunlight to a vampire. So when they're threatened, they lash out sneakily.

Excel Quotes

Quotes about Excelling

  • The spirit, the will to win, & the will to excel are the things that endure. Vince Lombardi
  • You can Never Give Up and Never Quit because if you really think about it, there are a multitude of other people who are relying on you to excel and succeed in achieving your goals and objectives.
  • I've never viewed myself as particularly talented. I've viewed myself as slightly above average in talent. Where I excel is with a ridiculous, sickening work ethic. While the other guy's sleeping, I'm working. While the other guy's eating, I'm working. While the other guy's making love, I mean, I'm making love, too, but I'm working really hard at it!

Shine Quotes

Quotes about Shine

  • You can turn off the sun, but I'm still gonna shine.
  • Shine bright like a diamond. Find light in the beautiful sea, I choose to be happy.


Self-Control Quotes

Quotes about Self-Control

  • To handle yourself, use your head, To handle others, use your heart.
  • Never respond to an angry person with a fiery comeback, even if he deserves it...Don't allow his anger to become your anger.

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Proactive Quotes

Quotes about Proactive

  • Don't wait for a new year to change your perspective. Get up and be proactive today!
  • The winds of change are all around, can we keep up. Life changes us as we get older. Be proactive and progress, utilize your the will to be alive.
  • Real freedom is creative, proactive, and will take me into new territories. I am not free if my freedom is predicated on reacting to my past.

Worry Quotes

Quotes about Worry
  • Worrying is thinking that God is not going to get it right.
  • A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. 'I reckon,' he said, with a twinkle in his eye, 'It's because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried." Dorothea Kent
  • Clearly understand, there isn't any situation that isn't made worse by worry. Worry never solves anything. Worry never prevents anything. Worry never heals anything. Worry serves only one purpose... it makes matters worse. Bob Procter
  • Don't let your worries get the best of you, remember, Moses started out as a basket case
  • The only way to worry about nothing is to pray about everything. Unknown
  • What worries you masters you. Haddon W. Robinson
  • Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength. Corrie Ten Boom
  • Worry gives a small thing a big shadow.
  • Worry is a misuse of the imagination. Dan Zadra
  • It is not work that kills men, it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more on a man than he can bear. But worry is rust upon the blade. It is not movement that destroys the machinery, but friction. Henry Ward Beecher
  • We hope for good things that we cannot be sure of getting. Not being sure, we tend to worry, But we should not worry too much about worry; it comes with being spirits who can imagine the future and cannot control it. The trick is to develop a strong enough faith to keep worry in it's place and then use worry to make us wise and careful in our hoping. Lewis Smedes (Keeping Hope Alive)
  • The method to remove worry is to become a well-wisher for all and thus stop using the mind and wasting your time thinking about things in the wrong way. unknown
  • People get so in the habit of worry that if you save them from drowning and put them on a bank to dry in the sun with hot chocolate and muffins, they wonder whether they are catching cold. John Jay Chapman
  • Those who imagine that the world is against them have generally conspired to make it true. Sydney J. Harris
  • Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength. Corrie ten Boom

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Explore Quotes

Quotes about Explore

  • WHO: you are is what makes you special. Don't change for anyone. WHAT: lies ahead will always be a mystery. Don't be afraid to explore. WHEN: life pushes you over, you push back harder. Where: there are choices to make,make the one you won't regret. WHY: things happen will never be certain. Take it in stride and move forward.
  • Once you start doing these four things, 1. Get involved in a church with a good youth group. 2. Read the Bible. 3.Start keeping a quiet time. 4. Pray and you begin to explore God and all of His possibilities. You develop a relationship with God. A person can know everything there is to know ABOUT God, but that doesn't mean that person KNOWS God. But doing these things, you can and you will. You will take what once was a label and make it a lifestyle.


Grief & Loss Quotes

Quotes about Grief and Loss

  • I will not say Do not weep, for not all tears are an evil.
  • If I could build a stairway to heaven. I would, so I could climb it everyday just to see you, tell you how much I miss you and give you a hug and a kiss.
  • I thought of you today, but that is nothing new. I thought about you yesterday, and days before that too. I think of you in silence, I often speak your name. All I have are memories and a picture in a frame. Your memory is a keepsake, from which I'll never part. God has you in His arms. I have you in my heart.


Rejuvenate Quotes

Quotes about Rejuvenate

  • We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.


Affect Quotes

Quotes about Affect

  • Happiness is a choice. Your circumstance can affect it, but you're still the one who decides your happiness.
  • People will talk about you when they envy you and the life you lead. Let them. You affected their life. Don't let them affect yours.


Thursday, July 18, 2013

Getting Unstuck Quotes

Quotes about Getting Unstuck
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Compromise Quotes

Quotes about Compromise

  • Learn the wisdom of compromise for it is better to bent a little than to break.
  • Relationships aren't easy, they take hard work from both people, equal amount of giving and taking, respect and compromise.
  • Relationships are built one day at a time... They take time, patience, honesty, passion and ability to compromise then grow! So true love, is by sharing bad and good times together...


Impossible Quotes

Quotes about Impossible

  • Whoever said nothing is impossible...Never tried to staple water to a tree.
  • If you think nothing is impossible, try slamming a revolving door.
  • It's kind of fun to do the impossible.   Walt Disney

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Enable Quotes

Quotes about Enable

  • The Son of God became a man to enable men to become the sons of God.   CS Lewis


Follower Quotes

Quotes about Follower

  • You're unique. Don't be a follower. Be a leader.

Negativity Quotes

Quotes about being Negative

  • It's sad how some people are so jealous and intimidated by you that they only have negative things to say when they know absolutely nothing about you.
  • Negativity is a very nasty and contagious disease. Remove yourself from all negative people, situations, and things. Choosing to be positive will help you maintain a better attitude, better health, and mind set. To God be the Glory.
  • The best relationship is one in which you feel free to show even your negative side and still have the hope that it will strengthen your relationship.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Plunge Quotes

Quotes about Plunge


Rich Quotes

Quotes about Rich

  • There are people who have money and people who are rich.


Outreach Quotes

Quotes about Outreach

  • Love is the outreach of self toward completion.

Getting Started Quotes

Quotes about Getting Started

  • Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.


Monday, July 15, 2013

Buoyancy Quotes

Quotes about Buoyancy
A buoyant, positive approach to the game is as basic as a sound swing.   Tony Lema
When my mood was high, I seemed normal, even buoyant. I felt smarter. I had secrets. I could see God in a light bulb.   Gene Tierney

Submission Quotes

Quotes about Submission
If you really love someone, then your ego is not greater than they are. Your complete submission to the one you love is the sign of true love.
True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.

Ethics Quotes

Quotes about Ethics

  • The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
  • I will never go against Christ and degrade myself to 'Fit in.' I strive for the mind of Christ. I don't need everyone else to tell me what is right and wrong.


Tenacious and Tenacity Quotes

Quotes about Tenacity and being Tenacious

  • I think you grow wherever God plants you. I hope I'm growing as a person of faith, as a Christian. That should be our number one objective this journey of life. That all starts with a personal intimate relationship with Christ and then being in prayer every single day about all of those things, being tenacious about it.
  • A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
  • There are some things in life that may come easy but most things worth having or achieving will only come with dedication and tenacity to get it.
  • I'm not tough. I'm tenacious.
  • Being tough doesn't mean being nasty, difficult, or unreasonable. It means being tenacious and refusing to give in or give up.


Sunday, July 14, 2013

Curiosity Quotes

Quotes about Curiosity
  • Be selective with whom you share your problems, because only few people care others are just curious.
  • Curiosity killed my innocence. Over thinking killed my happiness. Insecurities killed my self-esteem. Lies killed my trust. Stereotypes killed my individuality. And judgement killed me.
  • We keep on moving forward, opening new doors and doing new things because we are curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.   Walt Disney

Adversity Quotes

Quotes about Adversity


  • Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records. William Arthur Ward (Educator)
  • Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant. Horace (65-8 BC) Roman Poet
  • Adversity is another way to measure the greatness of individuals. I never had a crisis that didn't make me stronger. Lou Holtz
  • Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains. Author unknown
  • The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.
  • The long dull monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the Devil. C. S. Lewis
  • There is in every true woman's heart a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity; but which kindles up, and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity. Washington Irving (1783-1859) American Writer
  • What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • When you come to a roadblock, take a detour. Mary Kay Ash (Founder, Mary Kay Cosmetics)

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Execute Quotes

Quotes about Execution
  • Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.
  • If you are unsure of a course of action, do not attempt it. Your doubts and hesitations will infect your execution. Timidity is dangerous: Better to enter with boldness. Any mistakes you commit through audacity are easily corrected with more audacity. Everyone admires the bold; no one honors the timid.
  • Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
  • For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.   Christopher Columbus

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Abandonment Quotes

Quotes about Abandonment
  • If we hold a space for our partners to express themselves without the fear of abandonment, we've taken a HUGE step towards cultivating Love in our relationships.
  • Life, misfortunes, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are battlefields which have their heroes; obscure heroes, sometimes greater than the illustrious heroes.
  • I had to get in touch with the source, I had to go back into my abandonment issues with my mother, I had to go into issues with my father I hadn't even looked at before.   Kenny Loggins



Wife Quotes

Quotes about Wife

  • When you see a man opening a car door for a woman it can only mean 1 of 2 things. Either the car is new or the wife is.
  • My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was. Rodney Dangerfield (1921 - 2004)
  • The game is my wife. It demands loyalty & responsibility, & it gives me back fulfillment & peace. Michael Jordan
  • A perfect wife is one who doesn't expect a perfect husband.
  • I told my wife that a husband is like a fine wine; he gets better with age. The next day, she locked me in the cellar. Unknown
  • My wife says we do "natural" housekeeping in our home, because nature abhors a vacuum, right?

Circumstance Quotes

Quotes about Circumstances
  • God can change our circumstances, but sometimes He waits for us to show real desire for change as well as our faith in Him Anne Graham Lotz
  • Our circumstances are not an accurate reflection of God's goodness. Whether life is good or bad, God's goodness, rooted in His character, is the same. Helen Grace
  • Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs.' Mario Andretti Auto Racer
  • People who consider themselves victims of their circumstances will always remain victims unless they develop a greater vision for their lives. Stedman Graham
  • I find that it is not the circumstances in which we are placed, but the spirit in which we face them, that constitutes our comfort. Elizabeth T. King
  • Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in circumstances confronting him. St. Thomas Aquinas
  • I tell you, if you are serious about wanting to be like Christ, He is going to put you in circumstances where your only true choice is to become like Him. Francis Frangipane
  • Many times disillusionment comes simply because our circumstances don't fit our concept of who God is and how He works. Mark Wiley
  • Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances. Thomas Jefferson
  • Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good; Try to use ordinary situations. Jean Paul Richter
  • I have learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances. Martha Washington
  • Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it. Robertson Davies
  • Circumstances-what are circumstances? I make circumstances. Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Every day is a day to have a positive attitude. Smile and keep positive regardless of the circumstances that attempt to beat you down. unknown
  • The greater part of our happiness depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances. Martha Washington
  • We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within. Earl Nightingale
  • Everything depends upon circumstances: You must sail according to the wind. Thomas Robert Bugeaud (1784-1849) Statesman
  • Happiness is in the heart, not in the circumstances. Author Unknown

Friday, July 12, 2013

Risk Taker Quotes

Quotes about Risk Taking
  • Don't be afraid to take an unfamiliar path, sometimes they're the ones that take you to the best places.
  • Go for someone who is not only proud to have you, but will also take every risk just to be with you.
  • You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
  • If you are not prepared to take risks, you cant expect to get results.

Transportation Quotes

Quotes about Transportation
The winners in life treat their body as if it were a magnificent spacecraft that gives them the finest transportation and endurance for their lives.  Denis Waitley

Success Quotes

Quotes about Success
  • "Fortune favours the brave." - Publius Terence 
  • Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. - Herman Cain 
  • Don't let perfection get in the way of excellence. - Unknown 
  • "There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure." - Colin Powell 
  • I'd rather be a failure in something that I love than a success in something that I hate. --George Burns 
  • Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. --Lou Holtz 
  • There are many ways to measure success; not the least of which is the way your child describes you when talking to a friend. -- Unknown 
  • I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. General George S. Patton 
  • If there is no wind, row. Latin Proverb 
  • We will either find a way, or make one. Hannibal 
  • The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success. Vauvenargues 
  • You cannot climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets. 
  • All I would tell people is to hold onto what was individual about themselves, not to allow their ambition for success to cause them to try to imitate the success of others. You've got to find it on your own terms. Harrison Ford (1942-) American Actor 
  • Anyone can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend's success. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish Dramatist and Poet 
  • Babe Ruth hit more home runs than anyone; he also struck out more often than anyone. Anonymous 
  • Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. Longfellow 
  • There are many ways to measure success; not the least of which is the way your child describes you when talking to a friend. 
  • YOU have not lived today successfully unless you've done something for someone who can never repay you. John Bunyan 
  • Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. William Feather 
  • Success is a journey, not a destination. Ben Sweetland 
  • Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall. Oliver Goldsmith 
  • Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. Gen. George Patton 
  • When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck. Estee Lauder 
  • There is only one success--to be able to spend your life in your own way. Christopher Morley 
  • Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. Truman Capote 
  • Success is not counted by how high you have climbed but by how many you brought with you. Will Rose 
  • Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill 
  • Success often comes to those who have the aptitude to see way down the road. Laing Burns, Jr. 
  • Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good. Joe Paterno 
  • The secret of success is constancy to purpose. Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790); American statesman and scientist 
  • When you have much success, two things happen. The first is that we begin to take success for granted. The second is that we forget how we got here-namely, by exceptionally hard work and in spite of intense competition. Jack Mack Carter 
  • Success is falling nine times and getting up ten. Jon Bon Jovi 
  • To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone. Reba McIntyre 
  • If you can't accept losing, you can't win. Vincent T. Lombardi 
  • Defeat is a state of mind. No one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted as reality. To me, defeat in anything is merely temporary, and its punishment is but an urge for me to greater effort to achieve my goal. Defeat simply tells me that something is wrong in my doing; it is a path leading to success and truth. Bruce Lee 1940-1973, Martial Artist, Actor and Author 
  • Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must first set yourself on fire. Fred Shero 
  • Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently. William A. Ward 
  • Most persons would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 
  • Success lies not in being the best, but in doing your best. 
  • The greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising up every time we fall. Confucius (551-479 BC) Chinese Philosopher Reality is...success rarely 'shows up'...it is lured and attracted day by day by the right actions, thinking, and heart. Doug Firebaugh If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all. Anna Quindlen The road to success is not straight. There is a curve called Failure, a loop called Confusion, speed bumps called Friends, red lights called Enemies, caution lights called Family. You will have flats called Jobs. But, if you have a spare called Determination, an engine called Perseverance, insurance called Faith, a driver called Jesus, you will make it to a place called Success. Success is achieved by development of our strengths, not by elimination of our weakness. Marilyn Vos Savant Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become. Jim Rohn Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times. Niccolo Machiavelli I can’t imagine a person becoming a success who doesn’t give this game of life everything he’s got. Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit. Conrad Hilton The key to any game is to use your strengths and hide your weaknesses. Paul Westphal 

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Creativity Quotes

Quotes about Creativity

  • Creativity starts with a little touch of insanity and culminates with the highest trust on its beauty, but throughout it maintains the hands of originality and humanity.
  • If you want to reach things that nobody else is reaching, you must do things nobody else is doing.
  • Creativity has got to start with humanity and when you're a human being, you feel, you suffer.   Marilyn Monroe
  • A positive mind finds a way it can be done; a negative mind looks for all the ways it can't be done.


Prosper Quotes

Quotes about Prosper
  • Employment gives health, sobriety, and morals. Constant employment and well-paid labor produce general prosperity, content, and cheerfulness. Daniel Webster 
  • A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine, desert us when troubles thicken around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts. Washington Irving (1783-1859)
  • The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life. Theodore Roosevelt
  • We can stand affliction better than we can prosperity, for in prosperity we forget God. Dwight L. Moody
  • A helping word to one in trouble is often like a switch on a railroad track, but one inch between wreck and smooth rolling prosperity. Henry Ward Beecher 
  • In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends. John Churton Collins?
  • For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper u & not to harm you, plans to give you hope & a future. Jer 29:11
  • God is well able to take care of us. He can prosper us even in the desert if we'll just be bold enough to believe.

Wait Quotes

Quotes about Wait
I let some blind guy borrow money the other day. He said he was gonna pay me back the next time he saw me.....wait.....
Being single doesn't mean that you are weak, it means that you are strong enough to wait for what you deserve.
Destiny is not a matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. William Jennings Bryan
Man improves himself as he follows his path; if he stands still, waiting to improve before he makes a decision, he'll never move. Paulo Coelho
FAITH is FOLLOWING without knowing where, WAITING w/o knowing when, BELIEVING w/o knowing how, TRUSTING w/o knowing why.
In heaven we won't be encumbered by all the material goods that clutter our lives here on earth. Whatever their size, our heavenly homes will be places of love set in neighborhoods where the peace is never interrupted by police or ambulance sirens, storm warnings, or blaring security alarms. How wonderful it is to picture the happy life we'll know for all eternity. How comforting it is to know we'll share it with our friends and loved ones who are waiting for us there. Barbara Johnson (He's Gonna Toot)
Hope is patiently waiting expectantly for the intangible to become reality. Avery D. Miller
Somebody is waiting on the other side of your obedience. Tim Storey
Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good; Try to use ordinary situations. Jean Paul Richter
If we wait upon God, there is no danger. If we rush on, He must let us see the consequences of it. John Darby
Ziklag is the place of patient waiting located somewhere between prophecy and destiny. Brian Zahnd
All you need is deep within you waiting to unfold and reveal itself. All you have to do is be still and take time to seek for what is within, and you will surely find it. Eileen Caddy
God has a perfect timing for everything. Learn to wait on Him. This brings Him honor, and it brings you peace. (see Psalm 27:14)
All comes at the proper time to him who knows how to wait. SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL (1581-1660)

Birthday Quotes

Happy Birthday to my son Patrick today.

        Happy birthday to the MOST WONDERFUL, AWESOME, OUTRAGEOUSLY FUNNY, COURAGEOUS and GREAT FRIEND you are.
        Not everyone is as lucky as me to be blessed with a friend like you. Thank you so much for coming into my life and standing by my side through thick and thin. I wish you get all that you truly deserve. Happy birthday to you.
        ... Have an awesome birthday

Quotes about Birthdays
  • And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.   Abraham Lincoln
  • There comes a time when you should stop expecting other people to make a big deal about your birthday. That time is age eleven.
  • Birthdays are good for you; the more you have, the longer you live. 
  • Before Facebook, I had told maybe six people Happy birthday, ever.
  • If you feel a bit lonely, forgotten, or just need someone to cheer you up remember...You can always change your birthday on facebook!

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Intimacy Quotes

Quotes about Intimacy
  • Other than intimacy with a truly loved one is there any better feeling than knowing that you're so close or better still, right next to the one you truly love.
  • The most important elements of any relationship are trust and respect. When you trust someone enough to be honest with them, you grow to respect them and yourself. Where there is trust and respect, intimacy resides.

Health Quotes

Quotes about Health

  • Negativity is a very nasty and contagious disease. Remove yourself from all negative people, situations, and things. Choosing to be positive will help you maintain a better attitude, better health, and mind set. To God be the Glory.
  • When we have negative thoughts, we produce toxic responses in our body that make us sick. Make a conscious effort to change your thought patterns today for a healthier you tomorrow.
  • Employment gives health, sobriety, and morals. Constant employment and well-paid labor produce general prosperity, content, and cheerfulness. Daniel Webster 
  • Good health and a loving family Equates to true wealth. Christopher Ammirati 
  • Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. Mark Twain
  • It is not work that kills men, it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more on a man than he can bear. But worry is rust upon the blade. It is not movement that destroys the machinery, but friction. Henry Ward Beecher
  • To make money we lose our health and then to restore our health we lose money. We live as if we are never going to die and we die as if we never lived. unknown
  • True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost. Charles Caleb Colton 
  • He who has health has hope; and he who has hope, has everything. Arabian Proverb
  • Talk happiness; talk faith; talk health. Say you are well, and all is well with you, and God shall hear your words and make them true. Ella Wheeler-Wilcox
  • The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not. Mark Twain
  • What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience? Adam Smith (1723-1790)
  • Remain healthy by maintaining a simple diet of pure feelings, good wishes and positive thoughts.
  • Your relationships can only be as healthy as you are. Neil Clark Warren
  • 1) Think positivly 2) Exercise daily 3) Eat healthy 4) Work hard 5) Stay strong 6) Worry less 7) Pray more 8) Be happy
  • It is financial suicide not to have health and disability insurance. Dave Ramsey
  • Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished. Og Mandino

Stress Quotes

Quotes about Stress

  • When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. President Teddy Roosevelt
  • I am too blessed to be stressed!
  • If not for STRESS, some days I'd have no energy at all.
  • People in distress will sometimes prefer a problem that is familiar to a solution that is not. Neil Postman
  • Reality is the leading cause of stress among those in touch with it. Lily Tomlin 
  • Sports get my mind off of the stressful things in my life.
  • Sports are my stress reliever.
  • The life of inner peace, being harmonious & without stress, is the easiest type of existence. Norman Peale
  • The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. William James

Family Quotes

Quotes about Family
  • Jesus began his Church as a FAMILY.It changed to an institution in Rome,a political view in Europe,& a business in America. Rick Warren
  • The family fireside is the best of schools. Arnold Glasgow
  • Bringing up a family should be an adventure, not an anxious discipline in which everybody is constantly graded for performance. Milton R. Saperstein
  • The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof. Richard Bach
  • So live that you wouldn't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip. Will Rogers
  • What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. Mother Teresa
  • In God's family there is to be one great body of people: servants. In fact, that's the way to the top in his kingdom. CHARLES R. SWINDOLL (1934– )
  • The road to success is not straight. There is a curve called Failure, a loop called Confusion, speed bumps called Friends, red lights called Enemies, caution lights called Family. You will have flats called Jobs. But, if you have a spare called Determination, an engine called Perseverance, insurance called Faith, a driver called Jesus, you will make it to a place called Success.
  • Good health and a loving family Equates to true wealth. Christopher Ammirati 

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Self-Assessment Quotes

Quotes about Self-Assessment
Self assessment is the first step to all assessment.
It's difficult to appreciate the value of others when your own self assessment is over valued.
None so empty as those who are full of themselves.

Overcome Quotes

Quotes about Overcome

  • A new morning means a new beginning, a new struggle, a new endeavor, but with the Lord by our side we can overcome any challenges and turn obstacles into stepping stones.
  • I asked for strength and God gave me difficulties to make me strong. I asked for wisdom and God gave me problems to solve. I asked for prosperity and God gave me brawn and brain to work. I asked for courage and God gave me dangers to overcome.
  • Laugh about your mistakes, but, learn from them. Joke over you troubles, but, gather strength from them. Have fun with your difficulties, but overcome them. That's the way to live life.
  • Love brings joy, it brings peace. It brings sadness and grief. It brings hope, it brings pain, it drives people insane. It brings smiles, it brings tears, it helps overcome fears. It's part of you, part of me, part of us, cause love is key.
  • When you feel like you're drowning in life don't worry, your lifeguard walks on water.

Cooperation Quotes

Quotes about Cooperation

  • Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caring quite often the hard way.
  • It's hard to race and hold hands at the same time. Remember, a relationship is not about competition, it is about cooperation...
  • Love dissolves hate. Kindness melts cruelty. Compassion calms passion. Cooperation evokes love and when we bow, others bend. This creates harmony. unknown
  • Here lies the tremendous mystery - that God should be all-powerful, yet refuse to coerce. He summons us to cooperation. We are honored in being given the opportunity to participate in his good deeds. Remember how He asked for help in performing his miracles: Fill the waterpots, stretch out your hand, distribute the loaves. Elisabeth Elliot
  • Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds. Alexander Graham Bell


Monday, July 08, 2013

Communicator Quotes

Quotes about Communicator
I'm trying to communicate here. I'm a communicator, I like to communicate, and if a million people buy it then we've touched a million people, if only 10 people buy it, then we've only touched 10, and that's important, because I'm satisfied with only 10. But, I love a million.   Graham Nash

Teamwork Quotes

Quotes about Teamwork

  • Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.   Michael Jordan
  • One secret to successful teamwork is converting individual ego into team confidence, individual sacrifice, and synergy. John Maxwell



Management Quotes

Quotes about Management

  • Two things define your personality, the way you manage things when you have nothing, and the way you behave when you have everything.
  • Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.   Peter F Drucker

Sunday, July 07, 2013

Daily Quotes

Quotes about Daily
  • GOD gives us the ingredients for 'Our daily Bread,' but HE expects us to do the 'Baking.'

Voice Quotes

Quotes about Voice

  • A beautiful woman uses her lips for Truth, her voice for Kindness, her ears for Compassion, her hands for Charity and her heart for Love. For those who do not like her, she uses Prayer.

Plan Quotes

Quotes about Planning

  • God should not be a backup plan and most definitely not a second choice.
  • No better feeling than waking up. It reminds me just how much God loves me and that he has a greater plan for me. Good morning.


Saturday, July 06, 2013

Try Quotes

Quotes about Try

  • It's funny how people say they miss you, but don't even make an effort to see you.



Excellence Quotes

Quotes about Excellence

  • Working for excellence and not success is only invoking, invigorating, igniting ,inspiring and indefatigable motivation within us to encourage, energize, enthuse, enrich and empower environment inside and outside.
  • Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.


Intentional Quotes

Quotes about being Intentional
  • Our intention creates our reality. Wayne Dyer
  • Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. Peter F. Drucker
  • The smallest good deed is better than the grandest good intention. Duguet
  • Life is not a journey to the grave With the intention of arriving safely In a pretty and well-preserved body, But rather to skid in broadside, Thoroughly used up, Totally worn out, And loudly proclaiming --WOW -- What a ride!!! James Fineous McBride 

Ownership Quotes

Quotes about Ownership


Friday, July 05, 2013

Seed Quotes

Quotes about Seeds

  • Any fool can count the seeds in an apple. Only God can count all the apples in one seed.  Robert H Schuller
  • Scared and sacred are spelled with the same letters. Awful proceeds from the same root word as awesome. Terrify and terrific. Every negative experience holds the seed of transformation.


Consistent Quotes

Quotes about being Consistent

  • Be consistent. Do something every day to make your dreams closer to reality. Hard times are no excuse to quit.
  • An ongoing relationship with God through His Word is essential to the Christian's consistent victory!
  • There is no secret routine, there is no magical number of reps and sets. What there is, is confidence, belief, hard work on a consistent basis, and a desire to succeed.
  • A inconsistent person is still consistent.
  • For me I strive to b consistent in relationships friendships and business so people know they can always count on me and that I have their backs.


Partnership Quotes

Quotes about Partnership

  • A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
  • There is no peace among equals because equality doesn't exist in this universe. Either one prevails and the other follows, or both negotiate their differences and create a greater partnership.

Anoint Quotes

Quotes about Anoint
There are too many leaders anointed because they have a public voice - television, radio, or record, or whatever. That even includes myself. In the past, I'd say, 'Don't anoint me when you can anoint yourself.'
Chuck D.

Thursday, July 04, 2013

Sincerity Quotes

Quotes about Sincerity

  • Action's speak louder than words. We can apologize over and over,but if our action's don't change, the word's become meaningless.
  • To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity. Donald A. Adams 
  • Praying for those who love you, that's sincerity. Praying for those who hurt you, that's maturity.
  • Never say I LOVE YOU if you don't mean it. Never talk about feelings if they aren't there. Never touch a life if you mean to break a heart. Never look someone in the eye if all you do is lie.


Trust Quotes

Quotes about Trust

  • Never trust a man in a wheelchair with dirty shoes.
  • I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so you can learn to let go. Things go wrong so you can appreciate them when they're right. You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself. And sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.   Marilyn Monroe
  • Trust is the emotional glue that binds followers & leaders together. Warren Bennis & Bert Nanus
  • Don't trust to hold God's hand; let Him hold yours. Let Him do the holding, and you the trusting. Hammer William 
  • All worry is atheism, because it is want of trust of God. Bishop Fulton Sheen
  • Quit sweating, quit wrestling. It is not TRY but TRUST. John G. Lake 
  • FAITH is FOLLOWING without knowing where, WAITING w/o knowing when, BELIEVING w/o knowing how, TRUSTING w/o knowing why.
  • Anybody who wants the presidency so much that he'll spend two years organizing and campaigning for it is not to be trusted with the office. David Broder
  • For the rest of my life I'm going to trust that God is always at work in all things, and give him thanks long before my simplest prayers are answered. Nancy Parker Brummett
  • I know God promises not to give me more than I can handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much. Mother Teresa 



4th of July Quotes INDEPENDENCE DAY

Quotes about 4th of July (Independence Day)
    • The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation. Woodrow Wilson
    • No matter what other nations may say about the United States, immigration is still the sincerest form of flattery.
    • Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.  Thomas Paine
    • Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.   Abraham Lincoln
    • One flag, one land, one heart, one hand. Happy Independence Day!
    • To all of my friends. I wish you a Happy 4th of July! Have a safe blessed day. May almighty God bless the United States of America! Amen!
    • Of all the different purposes set before mankind, the most disastrous is surely "the pursuit of happiness," slipped into the American Declaration of Independence along with "life and liberty" as an unalienable right, almost accidentally, at the last moment. Happiness is like a young deer, fleet and beautiful. Hunt him, and he becomes a poor frantic quarry; after the kill, a piece of stinking flesh.
    • Independence is not strength but unrealized weakness and is the very essence of sin. There was no independence in our Lord, the great characteristic of his life was submission to his Father.
    • Extreme independence is as destructive to a relationship as total dependence.
    • Sin is not wrong doing; it is wrong being, deliberate and emphatic independence of God.

    Wednesday, July 03, 2013

    Toastmasters Quotes

    Quotes about Toastmasters


    Celebration Quotes

    Quotes about Celebration
    • Celebrate endings - for they precede new beginnings. Jonathan Lockwood Huie
    • You are my friend when you can guard my failure, challenge my thought and celebrate my success.

    Roadblock Quotes

    Quotes about Roadblocks

    • If you're trying to achieve, there'll be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop u. Michael Jordan
    • The world has so many lessons to teach you. I consider the world, this Earth, to be like a school and our life the classrooms. And sometimes here in this Planet Earth school the lessons often come dressed up as detours or roadblocks. And sometimes as full-blown crises. And the secret Ive learned to getting ahead is being open to the lessons, lessons from the grandest university of all, that is, the universe itself.   Oprah Winfrey
    • Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.   Denis Waitley

    Tuesday, July 02, 2013

    Continuous Quotes

    Quotes about Continuous

    • Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.
    • Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.
    • Continuous effort -- not strength or intelligence -- is the key to unlocking our potential. Liane Cardes
    • View life as a continuous learning experience. Denis Waitley
    • Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.  Winston Churchill

    Monday, July 01, 2013

    Neighbor Quotes

    Quotes about Neighbors

    Fairness Quotes

    Quotes about Fairness

    • Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caring--quite often the hard way.
    • Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity, they think of you.
    • Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.  Dwight David Eisenhower
    • I would like to electrocute everyone who uses the word 'fair' in connection with income tax policies. William S. Buckley
    • Anytime you expect anyone to meet needs in your life that only God can meet, it's unfair to them and disappointing to you.
    • If knowing answers to life's questions is absolutely necessary to you, then forget the journey. You will never make it, for this is a journey of unknowables,-- of unanswered questions, enigmas, incomprehensibles, and most of all, things unfair. Madame Jeanne Guyon
    • Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul. Henry Ward Beecher