Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. ~ Helen Keller

Monday, September 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

When all other means of communication fail, try words. ~ Anonymous

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

One is taught by experience to put a premium on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are. ~ Gail Godwin

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage. ~ Seneca

Friday, September 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

Life demands honesty, the ability to face, admit and express oneself. ~ Starhawk

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

It's not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable. Molière

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

Perserverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth. ~ Julie Andrews

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Thought of the Day

To invent, you need a good imagination, and a pile of junk. ~ Thomas Edison

Monday, September 5, 2011

Thought of the Day

Integrity is doing the right thing, even if nobody is watching. ~ Jim Stovall

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Thought of the Day

You goal should be out of reach but not out of sight. ~ Anita Defrantz

Saturday, September 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

Motivation will almost always beat mere talent. ~ Anonymous

Friday, September 2, 2011

Thought of the Day

All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally free. ~ Voltaire

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Thought of the Day

Hope is knowing that people, like kites, are made to be lifted up. ~ Anonymous

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Thought of the Day

Everybody can do something that makes a difference. ~ Todd R. Wagner

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Thought of the Day

None of us is as smart as all of us. ~ Japanese Proverb

Monday, August 29, 2011

Thought of the Day

It's not so much how busy you are, but why you are busy. The bee is praised. The mosquito is swatted. ~ Mary O'Connor

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Thought of the Day

Whether you think you can, or that you can't, you are usually tight. ~ Henry Ford

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Thought of the Day

An optimist is the human personification of spring. ~ Susan J. Bissonette

Friday, August 26, 2011

Thought of the Day

Changing my own actions may not change the world, but it's a start. ~ Jacqueline Pearce

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Thought of the Day

Anyone who doesn't make mistakes isn't trying hard enough. ~ Wess Roberts

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Thought of the Day

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase; just take the first step. ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Thought of the Day

The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands. ~ Anne Frank

Monday, August 22, 2011

Thought of the Day

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. ~ Alice Walker

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Thought of the Day

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. ~ T.S. Eliot

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Thought of the Day

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. ~Mae West

Friday, August 19, 2011

Thought of the Day

Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. ~Sally Koch

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Thought of the Day

A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary. ~Thomas Carruthers

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Thought of the Day

It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question. ~Eugene Ionesco

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Thought of the Day

As a general rule, teachers teach more by who they are than by what they say. ~Anonymous

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Thought of the Day

Only hurt people, hurt people. ~Robin Sharma

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

I will not allow others to walk through my mind with their dirty feet. ~Ghandi

Thought of the Day

If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, "Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

Our experience is what we attend to. ~William James

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

Ideas are ultimately worthless unless you activate them with focused and consistent action. The best leaders never leave the site of a good idea without doing something - no matter how small- to breathe some life into it. Lots of people have good ideas. But the masters become masters because they had the courage and conviction to act on ideas. ~ Robin Sharma

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

The days come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant friendly party but they say nothing. And if we do not use the gifts they bring, they carry them silently away. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, August 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

Nobody succeeds beyond his or her wildest expectations unless he or she begins with some wild expectations. ~ Ralph Charell

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

In a gentle way, you can shake the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi

Monday, July 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

In youth we learn; in age we understand. ~Von Ebner-Eschenbach

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

Most important in a friendship? Tolerance and loyalty. ~ J.K. Rowling

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. ~Albert Schweitzer

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones. ~John Cage

Monday, April 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

Success is the sum of small efforts-repeated day in and day out. ~Robert Collier

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

All grown-ups were once children, though few of them remember it. ~Antoine de Saint Exupéry

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. ~Marcel Proust

Friday, April 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

Start by doing what's necessary, then what's possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible. ~Francis of Assisi

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit. ~Helen Keller

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Thought of the Day

If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. ~Anonymous

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Thought of the Day

Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time. ~Rabbinical Saying

Monday, April 4, 2011

Thought of the Day

You are responsible for not only what you say, but also for what you do not say.
Martin Luther

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

Lead yourself first. Only then will you get to a place as a person where you can lead other people. ~Robin Sharma

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Thought of the Day

If I have seen more than others, it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants. ~Isaac Newton

Friday, April 1, 2011

Thought of the Day

The larger the dream, the more important the team. ~Robin Sharma

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Thought of the Day

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. ~Neale Donald Walsch

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Thought of the Day

The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. ~Theodore Roosevelt

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Thought of the Day

An organization that has a culture where everyone's afraid to speak candidly is a place where people live among delusion and fantasy. ~Robin Sharma

Monday, March 28, 2011

Thought of the Day

This time, like all times, is a good time, if we know what to do with it. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Thought of the Day

If the young are not initiated into the village, they will burn it down just to feel its warmth. ~ African proverb

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Thought 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. ~ Seneca

Friday, March 25, 2011

Thought of the Day

A mind once exposed to a new idea never regains its original dimensions. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Thought of the Day

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever. ~ Lance Armstrong

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Thought of the Day

I will persist until I succeed. I was not delivered into this world into defeat, nor does failure course my veins. I am not a sheep waiting to be prodded by my shepherd. I am a lion, and I refuse to tlak, walk and to sleep with the sheep. I will persist until I succeed. ~ Og Mandino

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Thought of the Day

Money, influence, and position are nothing compared with brains, principles, energy and perseverance. ~ Orison Swett Marden

Monday, March 21, 2011

Thought of the Day

Criticism is the defense reaction that scared people use to protect themselves against change. ~ Robin Sharma

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Thought of the Day

Don't lose yourself on the way to the top. ~ Jack Welch

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Thought of the Day

Work offers you a daily platform to discover the leader within you. It's a chance, every day, to reclaim more of the potential you've buried and to awaken the dormant relationship between the current you and your absolute best. It's an opportunity to express more of your latent creativity and a whole lot more of your precious humanity. ~ Robin Sharma

Friday, March 18, 2011

Thought of the Day

Be so good that people cannot ignore you. ~ Steve Martin

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Only the mediocre die always at their best. Real leaders are always improving-and raising their bar on how superbly they can perform and how quickly they can move. - Jean Giraudoux

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Thought of the Day

The sight of an achievement is the greatest gift a human being could offer others. ~Ann Rand

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Thought of the Day

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
- Marcus Aurelius

Monday, March 14, 2011

Thought of the Day

Kindness gives birth to kindness.
Sophocles

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

No duty is so urgent as the returning of thanks.
St. Ambrose

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

Children have never been very good at listening to adults but they have never failed to imitate them.
James Baldwyn

Friday, March 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

Whenever you fall, pick something up.
Oswald Avery

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

Tell me whom you love, and I'll tell you who you are.
Creole Proverb

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.
Pauline R. Kezer

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
Plutarch

Monday, March 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

If you want to make peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
Moshe Dayan

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Thought of the Day

The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour.
Japanese Proverb

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Thought of the Day

If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Woodrow Wilson

Friday, March 4, 2011

Thought of the Day

In 3 years every product my company makes will be obsolete. The only question is whether we will make it obsolete or someone else will.
Bill Gates

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

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

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Thought of the Day

You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.
Indira Gandhi

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Thought of the Day

Flowers grow out of dark moments.
Corita Kent

Monday, February 28, 2011

Thought of the Day

Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Thought of the Day

Greatness is a two-faced coin--and its reverse is humility.
Marguerite Steen

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Thought of the Day

Marriage should be a duet - when one sings, the other claps.
Joe Murray

Friday, February 25, 2011

Thought of the Day

Parliament exists at the will of the people, but can only remain relevant and accountable through the attention of the people.
Glen Pearson

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Thought of the Day

We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us.
Aldo Leopold

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Thought of the Day

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Unknown

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Thought of the Day

The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Benjamin Disraeli

Monday, February 21, 2011

Thought of the Day

Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
Henri Bergson

Thought of the Day

Be yourself. No one can ever tell you you're doing it wrong.
James Leo Herlihy

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Thought of the Day

Great tranquility of heart is his who cares for neither praise nor blame.

Thomas a Kempis

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Thought of the Day

The best mirror is a friend's eye.
Gaelic Proverb

Friday, February 18, 2011

Thought of the Day

As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
~Thomas A. Edison

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Thought of the Day

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water is, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time.
Sir John Lubbock

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Thought of the Day

Everybody knows that if you are too careful you are so occupied in being careful that you are sure to stumble over something.
Gertrude Stein

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Thought of the Day

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
Winston Churchill

Monday, February 14, 2011

Thought of the Day

What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner.
Colette

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

Follow your bliss. Find where it is and don't be afraid to follow it.
Joseph Campbell

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

Crisis creates opportunity.
Walter Klores

Friday, February 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Edmund Burke

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

If at first you do succeed, try something harder.
Ann Landers

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

Make rest a necessity, not an objective.
Jim Rohn

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

No road is long with good company.
Turkish proverb

Monday, February 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

A leader is a person you will follow to a place you wouldn't go by yourself.
Joel Arthur Barker

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Thought of the Day

You can do anything in life you set your mind to, provided it is powered by your heart.
Doug Firebaugh

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Thought of the Day

A wise person has something to say, a fool has to say something.
Unknown

Friday, February 4, 2011

Thought of the Day

Don't go around saying the world owes you a living; the world owes you nothing; it was here first.
Mark Twain

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

Not to know is bad. Not to wish to know is worse.
African Proverb

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Thought of the Day

Humility is the solid foundation of all the virtues.
Confucius

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Thought of the Day

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Harvey Fierstein

Monday, January 31, 2011

Thought of the Day

Once you choose hope, anything's possible.
~Christopher Reeve

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Thought of the Day

A clear conscience is a good pillow.
American Proverb

Friday, January 28, 2011

Thought of the Day

Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Oscar Wilde

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Thought of the Day

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It's what sunflowers do.
Helen Keller

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Thought of the Day

A goal without a plan is just a wish.
Unknown

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Thought of the Day

A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world. Everyone you meet is your mirror.
Ken Keyes Jr.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Thought of the Day

A goal without a plan is just a wish.
Unknown

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Thought of the Day

Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
J.M. Barrie

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Thought of the Day

The righteous say little and do much.
Jewish Proverb

Friday, January 21, 2011

Thought of the Day

Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Thought of the Day

Nothing is impossible; some things just require more steps.
Unknown

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Thought of the Day

How ever long the night, the dawn will break.
African Proverb

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Thought of the Day

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Dr. Albert Schweitzer

Monday, January 17, 2011

Thought of the Day

The distance a person goes is not as important as the direction.
Unknown

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Thought of the Day

Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
American Proverb

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Thought of the Day

It doesn't hurt to be optimistic. You can always cry later.
Lucimar Santos de Lima

Friday, January 14, 2011

Thought of the Day

To remain young while growing old is the highest blessing.
German Proverb

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Thought of the Day

I've seen what a good laugh can do. It can transform tears into hope.
Bob Hope

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Thought of the Day

Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.
Dennis Wholey

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Thought of the Day

Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
Socrates

Monday, January 10, 2011

Thought of the Day

Values are like fingerprints. Nobody's are the same, but you leave 'em all over everything you do.
Elvis Presley

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Thought of the Day

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Winston Churchill

Saturday, January 8, 2011

Thought of the Day

Good instincts usually tell you what to do long before your head has figured it out.
~Michael Burke

Friday, January 7, 2011

Thought of the Day

Assert your right to make a few mistakes. If people can't accept your imperfections, that's their fault.
Dr. David M. Burns

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Thought of the Day

"Why not" is a slogan for an interesting life.
Mason Cooley

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Thought of the Day

Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
Lou Holtz

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Thought of the Day

Laugh at yourself and at life. Not in the spirit of derision or whining self-pity, but as a remedy, a miracle drug, that will ease your pain, cure your depression, and help you to put in perspective that seemingly terrible defeat and worry with laughter at your predicaments, thus freeing your mind to think clearly toward the solution that is certain to come.
Og Mandino

Monday, January 3, 2011

Thought of the Day

Good people are found not changed. Recently I read a headline that said, ‘We don’t teach people to be nice. We simply hire nice people.’ Wow! What a clever short cut.
Jim Rohn

Sunday, January 2, 2011

Thought of the Day

Without involvement, there is no commitment. Mark it down, asterisk it, circle it, underline it. No involvement, no commitment.
Stephen Covey

Saturday, January 1, 2011

Thought of the Day

I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to live the width of it as well.
Diane Ackerman