* I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Thomas Alva Edison
Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it, and virtue is doing it.
David Starr Jordan
Learn the richness of solitude and quiet. That "still small voice" is yearning to be heard.
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
You have achieved success if you have lived well, laughed often and loved much.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Dr. Joyce Brothers
Defeat is simply a signal to press onward.
If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.
* Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don't even remember leaving open.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
- Louis L. Mann
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
- Soren Kierkegaard
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
The miracle is this – the more we share, the more we have.
- Leonard Nimoy
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
- Walter Anderson
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
- Shira Tehrani
Sunday, April 11, 2010
Posted by Fireman John at 11:57 PM