Some of My Personal Top Favorites
we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted
as true were really true,
there would be little hope of advance.
I want to read a novel, I write one.
we are facing in the right direction, all we have
to do is keep on walking. - Zen Proverb
the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.
Robert G. Ingersoll
is not the creature of circumstances. Circumstances
are the creatures of man.
skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it
have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something,
sometime in your life.
Statistics don't work when the sample size is one.
Perfect is the enemy of the good.
for more than you can afford to
lose and you will learn the game.
and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. - Chinese
say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
content creates simplicity in life.
Seek not, my soul the life of the immortals;
but enjoy to the full the resources that are within thy reach.
teaching history, there should be extensive discussion
of personalities who benefited mankind through independence
of character and judgment.
compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
comes a time when one must take a position that is neither
safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it
because his conscience tells him it is right....
which does not kill you makes you stronger.
is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything.
who has never made a mistake
has never tried anything new.
always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the
things refused us.
be successful you have to be lucky, or a little mad,
or very talented, or to find yourself in a rapid growth
Edward de Bono
Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic,
asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: "Do not do
what you are doing now."
The things you own end up owning you.
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club
one door closes another opens. But often we look so
long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail
to see the one that has opened for us.
is time for everything.
Thomas A. Edison
demolish my bridges behind me...then there is no choice
but to move forward.
can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something
that is gone, or to recreate it.
cannot step twice into the same river, for other waters
are continually flowing on.
does not depend on outward things, but on the way we
art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles
than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing
at a time.
any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Henry David Thoreau
don't live in a world of reality,
we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
first and greatest commandment is,
Don't let them scare you.
and Goal Setting
and Time Management
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