Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Thought of the Day

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

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Thought of the Day

Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil; our great hope lies in developing what is good.
Calvin Coolidge

Monday, September 28, 2009

Thought of the Day

Talking about bulls is not the same as facing them in the ring.
Mexican Proverb

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Thought of the Day

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.
Anne Frank

Saturday, September 26, 2009

Thought of the Day

It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him.
John Steinbeck

Friday, September 25, 2009

Thought of the Day

If you have the courage to step outside of your comfort zone, you will not only be amazed by the marvel and sights of the world, but also with the wonders that lay deep within yourself.
Rosanna Ienco

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Thought of the Day

Life's unfairness is not irrevocable; we can help balance the scales for others, if not always for ourselves.
Hubert Humphrey

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Thought of the Day

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Helen Keller

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Thought of the Day

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Albert Einstein

Monday, September 21, 2009

Thought of the Day

The cyclone derives its powers from a calm center. So does a person.
Norman Vincent Peale

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Thought of the Day

At the timberline where the storms strike with the most fury, the sturdiest trees are found.
Hudson newsletter

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Thought of the Day

Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there's love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.
Ella Fitzgerald

Friday, September 18, 2009

Thought of the Day

History keeps her secrets longer than most of us. But she has one secret that I will reveal to you tonight in the greatest confidence. Sometimes there are no winners at all. And sometimes nobody needs to lose.
John le Carre

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Thought of the Day

We were not created to be eaten by anxiety, but to walk erect, free, unafraid in a world where there is work to do, truth to seek, love to give and win.

Joseph Ford Newton

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Thought of the Day

One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.
Lucille Ball

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Thought of the Day

We were not created to be eaten by anxiety, but to walk erect, free, unafraid in a world where there is work to do, truth to seek, love to give and win.
Joseph Ford Newton

Thought of the Day

A champion is someone who gets up, even when he can't.
Jack Dempsey

Monday, September 14, 2009

Thought of the Day

The role of a leader is to define reality and give hope.
Napolean

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Thought of the Day

The uncreative mind can spot wrong answers, but it takes a creative mind to spot wrong questions.
A. Jay

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Thought of the Day

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

Friday, September 11, 2009

Thought of the Day

Follow your passion, and success will follow you.
Arthur Buddhold

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Thought of the Day

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible--the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
Virginia Satir

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Thought of the Day

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
Harvey Mackay

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Thought of the Day

It's funny how dogs and cats know the inside of folks better than other folks do, isn't it?
Eleanor H. Porter, "Pollyanna"

Monday, September 7, 2009

Thought of the Day

Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid.
Basil King

Sunday, September 6, 2009

Thought of the Day

In the end the great truth will have been learned, that the quest is greater than what is sought, the effort finer than the prize, or rather that the effort is the prize, the victory cheap and hollow were it not for the rigor of the game.
Benjamin Cardozo

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Thought of the Day

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.
Frank Tibolt

Friday, September 4, 2009

Thought of the Day

Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though t'were his own.
Johann von Goethe

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Thought of the Day

Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.
Bern Williams

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Thought of the Day

When we accept tough jobs as a challenge and wade into them with joy and enthusiasm, miracles can happen.
Arland Gilbert

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Thought of the Day

Old times never come back and I suppose it's just as well. What comes back is a new morning every day in the year, and that's better.
George E. Woodberry