Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is. — Thomas Szasz (1920- )
We never really grow up; we only learn how to act in public. — Bryan White (1974- )
Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together. — Donna Westmoreland Oneal (1949- )
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips. — Oliver Goldsmith (1730-1774)
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. — Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
May we each be the person someone else is grateful for. — Arlyn Newcomb (1966- )
Would the boy you were be proud of the man you are? — Laurence J. Peter (1919-1990)
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. — Ascribed to Jules Ellinger
The older I get, the better I was. — Unknown
No door is so tight that rumors cannot escape it. — Robin Hobb (1952- ) in Dragon Keeper
A goal without a plan is just a wish. — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900-1944)Fear is the tax that conscience pays to guilt. — George Sewell (1690-1736)
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. — Jacob M. Braude
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Posted by Fireman John at 3:28 PM
Monday, December 9, 2013
Don't let anyone steal your Dreams. Follow your heart, no matter what.
- Jack Cainfield
We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
- Joseph Campbell
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living, the other helps you make a li
- Sandra Carey
The most wasted of all days is that on which one has not laughed.
- Nicolas Chamfort
Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who'll never find out.
- Frank A. Clark
Success is the sum of small efforts -- repeated day in and day out.
- Robert Collier
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
- Bill Cosby
The greatest power is often simple patience.
- E. Joseph Cossman
Posted by Fireman John at 11:03 AM
Monday, December 2, 2013
It is very simple to be happy, but it is very difficult to be simple.
- Rabindranath Tagore
Examine the contents, not the bottle.
- The Talmud
Reality is a mysterious changing thing, because one's perception of it never remains the same.
- Joe Tan
We worry about what a child will be tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
- Stacia Tauscher
The greatest evils, are from within us; and from ourselves also we must look for the greatest good.
- Jeremy Taylor
I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.
- Shirley Temple
The world is a looking glass. It gives back to every man a true reflection of his own thoughts.
- William Makepeace Thackeray
I make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes.
- Sara Teasdale
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
- Margaret Thatcher
What is right is often forgotten by what is convenient.
- Bodie Thoene
Posted by Fireman John at 10:48 AM