Musing

April 23, 2021

April 22, 2021
“You can’t put a limit on anything.
The more you dream, the further you get.” – Michael Phelps

April 18, 2021
“You don’t drown by falling in water; you drown by staying there.”– Robert Collier

April 15, 2021
“The difference between the impossible and the possible
lies in a person’s determination.”– Tommy Lasorda

April 10, 2021
“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly.”– Proverb

April 5, 2021

“You may only succeed if you desire succeeding;
you may only fail if you do not mind failing.”– Philippos

March 28, 2021
“You may only succeed if you desire succeeding; you may
only fail if you do not mind failing.”– Philippos

March 24, 2021
“More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin.” – Orrin Woodward

March 21, 2021

“There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes.
But with hard work, there are no limits.”– Michael Phelps

March 19, 2021
“Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” –Babe Ruth

March 15, 2021
“The tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal.
The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.” – Benjamin Mays

March 10, 2021
“Enthusiasm moves the world.”– Arthur Balfour

March 4, 2021
“Find a victory in every defeat to remain hopeful, and find a
defeat in every victory to remain humble.”– Orrin Woodward

February 24, 2021
“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.”– Michael John Bobak

February 20, 2021
“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.”– Laird Hamilton

February 17, 2021
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can
adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

February 14, 2021
“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”– Henry David Thoreau

February 8, 2021
“Every now and then it’s good to stop climbing
and appreciate the view from right where you are.”– Lori Deschene

February 2, 2021
“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”– Lolly Daskal

January 28, 2021
“Whether you think you can, or you can’t – either way you’re right.” – Henry Ford

January 25, 2021
“There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder
or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.”– Ella Wheeler Wilcox

January 21, 2021
“You can never cross the ocean until you have
the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Christopher Columbus

January 18, 2021
“The difference between a stumbling block and a
stepping stone is how high you raise your foot.”– Benny Lewis

January 16, 2021
“Don’t wait for your feelings to change to take the action.
Take the action and your feelings will change.”– Barbara Baron

January 10, 2021
“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Ryun

January 5, 2021
“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn

January 2, 2021
“Life has two rules: #1 Never quit #2 Always remember rule # 1.” – Unknown

December 18, 2020
“Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much,
and what is done in love is done well.” – Vincent Van Gogh

December 13, 2020
“Challenges are what make life interesting and
overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine

December 10, 2020
“It is not enough to aim, you must hit.”– Italian Proverb

December 3, 2020
“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by
going beyond them into the impossible.”– Arthur C. Clarke

November 24, 2020
“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start,
anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.”– Carl Bard

November 20, 2020
“Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.”– Jack Canfield

November 12, 2020
“The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand,
as in what direction you are moving.”– Oliver Wendell Holmes

November 3, 2020
“Look at the sparrows; they do not know what they will do in the next moment.
Let us literally live from moment to moment.”– Mahatma Gandhi

November 1. 2020
“Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.”– Benjamin Disraeli

October 28, 2020
“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”– Will Rogers

October 15, 2020
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but
by the seeds that you plant.” –Robert Louis Stevenson

October 4, 2020
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” –Dr. Seuss

October 2, 2020
“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how
close they were to success when they gave up.” –Thomas A. Edison

September 28, 2020
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there
is no path and leave a trail.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

September 20, 2020
“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” -Aristotle

September 18, 2020
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or
even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” -Helen Keller

September 15, 2020 
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin

September 12, 2020
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

September 9, 2020
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson

September 6, 2020
“When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.” -Franklin D. Roosevelt

September 4, 2020
“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” -Mother Teresa

September 1, 2020
“There is no traffic jam along the extra mile.” -Roger Staubach

August 28, 2020
“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” -Bruce Lee

August 20, 2020
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.” -Mark Twain

July 19, 2020
“If you’re going through hell keep going.” -Winston Churchill

July 4
“The American flag represents all of us and all the values we hold sacred.” – Adrian Cronauer

July 1, 2020
“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” -Maya Angelou

May 18, 2020
“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does
bathing–that’s why we recommend it daily.” -Zig Ziglar

May 10, 2020
“If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today.
As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.” -Thomas J. Watson

May 5, 2020
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” -Steve Jobs

May 1, 2020
“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” -Albert Einstein

April 29, 2020
“The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.” -Bruce Feirstein

April 27, 2020
“Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” -Chris Grosser

April 24, 2020
“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” -Winston Churchill

April 22, 2020
“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” -Walt Disney

April 17, 2020
“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” -Napoleon Hill

April 15, 2020
“When you arise in the morning, think of what precious privilege it is to
be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” – Marcus Aurelius

April 14, 2020
“In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth
or to step back into safety.” – Abraham Maslow

April 12, 2020
“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” – Mother Teresa

April 10, 2020
“The greatest gift you can give someone is your time, your
attention, your love, your concern.” -Joel Osteen

April 8, 2020
“For myself, I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.” – Winston Churchill

April 4, 2020
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that
is less than the one you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela

April 2, 2020
“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end
of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

March 30, 2020
“Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.” – Steve Maraboli

March 29, 2020
“Happiness isn’t about getting what you want all the time. It’s about
loving what you have and being grateful for it.” – Asher Roth

March 25, 2020
“Start before you’re ready.” – Steven Pressfield

March 23, 2020
My wish for you is that you continue to be who you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts
of kindness. Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart. – Maya Angelou

March 21, 2020
If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with them.
The people who give you their food give you their heart – Cesar Chavez

March 20, 2020
Be positive. Be kind, Be you – Shaka Johnson

March 19, 2020
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. – Jimmy Johnson

March 13, 2020
We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our
adventure to discover our own special light. – Mary Dunbar

March 12, 2020
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you. – Deepak Chopra

March 11, 2020
Be in love with your life. Every minute of it.  – Jack Kerouac

November 23, 2018
“We’re all working together; that’s the secret.” – Sam Walton

February 14, 2020
Each display of love no matter how small is a powerful act of spiritual warfare that r
removes anxiety from the environment – unknown

November 22, 2018
“Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.” – Stephen Hawking

November 20, 2018
“Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.” – Salvador Dali

November 19, 2018
“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Søren Kierkegaar

November 18, 2018
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

November 17, 2018
“Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” – Babe Ruth

November 16, 2018
“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were
to success when they gave up.” – Thomas A. Edison

November 15, 2018
“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming
them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine

November 13, 2018
“We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve.” – Bill Gates

November 12, 2018
“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou

November 11, 2018
“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

November 10, 2018
“The secret to happiness is freedom… And the secret to freedom is courage.” – Thucydides

November 8, 2018
“Great things in business are never done by one person. They are done by a team of people.” – Steve Jobs

November 13, 2017
“Love what you do. Do what you love.” – Wayne Dyer

November 12, 2017
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle

 

November 11, 2017
“It’s okay to be scared. It means you’re doing something that really matters.”

 

November 10, 2017
“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison

 

November 9, 2017
“The best leader is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and the self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” – Theodore Roosevelt

November 8, 2017
“True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.” – Edith Wharton

November 7, 2017
“The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.” – e. e. cummings

November 6, 2017
“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

November 5, 2017
“You never change your life until you step out of your comfort zone; change begins at
the end of your comfort zone.” – Roy T. Bennett

November 4, 2017
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi

November 3, 2017
“A simple hello could lead to a million things.”

November 2, 2017
It’s not work, it’s pleasure. That’s why I feel so guilty. Everybody else does
work — I have too much fun.” – Bill Cunningham

November 1, 2017
“We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.” – Anaïs Nin

October 31, 2017
“Halloween is an opportunity to be really creative.” – Judy Gold

October 30, 2017
“PERSIST. Because with an idea, determination, and the right tools, you can do great things.”

October 29, 2017
“Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius

October 28, 2017
“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

October 27, 2017
“Out of difficulties grow miracles.” – Jean de la Bruyere

October 26, 2017
“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy

October 26, 2017
“Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, but it is also the
basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.” – John F. Kennedy

October 25, 2017
“You will never have this day again, so make it count.”

October 24, 2017
“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly
you are doing the impossible.” -Francis of Assisi

October 23, 2017
“The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.” -Audrey Hepburn

October 22, 2017
“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” -Buddha

October 21, 2017
“There is nothing permanent except change.” -Heraclitus

October 20, 2017
“Never mind what others do; do better than yourself, beat your own record
from day today, and you are a success.” -William J.H. Boetcker

October 19, 2017
“If we would guide by the light of reason we must let our minds be bold.” -Louis D. Brandeis

October 18, 2017
“Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.” -Tony Hsieh

October 17, 2017
“The hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life. It’s so easy to make it complex.
What’s important is leading an examined life.” -Yvon Chouinard

October 16, 2017
“A little progress every day adds up to BIG results.” -Satya Nani

October 15, 2017
“Fall seven times and stand up eight.” -Japanese Proverb

October 14, 2017
“The smallest deed is better than the greatest intention.” -John Burroughs

October 13, 2017
“The only thing is, people have to develop courage. It is most important of all the virtues. Because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtues consistently.” -Maya Angelou

October 12, 2017
“Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.” -Albert Einstein

October 11, 2017
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” -Helen Keller

October 10, 2017
“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” -Charles R. Swindoll

October 9, 2017
“At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” -Frida Kahlo

October 8, 2017
“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop

October 7, 2017
“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle

October 6, 2017
“Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.” – Blaise Pascal

October 5, 2017
“If you have an opportunity to make things better and you don’t,
then you are wasting your time on Earth.” – Roberto Clemente

October 4, 2017
“I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing toward being a champion.” – Billie Jean King

October 3, 2017
“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anais Nin

October 2, 2017
“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

October 1, 2017
“Go after what you really love and find a way to make that work for
you, and then you’ll be a happy person.” – Tom Petty

September 15, 2017
“A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.” – Michael LeBoeuf

September 12, 2017
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

September 10, 2017
“We rise by lifting others.”

September 7, 2017
“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in
overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas A. Edison

September 1, 2017
“Any landscape is a condition of the spirit.” – Henri Frederic Amiel

August 31, 2017
“The words of kindness are more healing to a drooping heart than balm or honey.” – Sarah Fielding

 

August 22, 2017
“Civility costs nothing, and buys everything.” – Maya Angelou

September 1, 2017
“Any landscape is a condition of the spirit.” – Henri Frederic Amiel

August 21, 2017
“People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did.
But people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Mary Wortley Montagu

 

August 12, 2017
“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your
life running up and down the field and never score. – Bill Copelan

August 5, 2017
“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.” – Nelson Mandela

August 3, 2017
“The more informative your advertising, the more persuasive it will be.” – David Ogilvy

August 1, 2017
“Movement is life.”

July 27, 2017
“Happiness is the art of never holding in your mind the
memory of any unpleasant thing that has passed.”

July 26, 2017
“Less is more and no one cares as much as you.”

July 25, 2017
“Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” – Albert Einstein

July 23, 2017
“Content builds relationships. Relationships are built on trust.
Trust drives revenue.” – Brenner Michael

July 21, 2017
“You cannot understand good design if you do not understand
people; design is made for people.” – Dieter Rams

July 20, 2017
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill

July 19, 2017
“Do one thing every day that scares you.”

July 18, 2017
“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike.” – John F Kennedy.

July 10, 2017
“If people are not laughing at your dreams, you’re not dreaming big enough.” – Grayson Marshall

July 7, 2017
How many cares one loses when one decides not
to be something but to be someone. – Coco Chanel

July 4, 2017
America in one word: overabundance.

June 26, 2017
“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in, forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it well and serenely.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

June 22, 2017
“Dreams are the touchstones of our character.” – Henry David Thoreau

June 16, 2017
“Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, riches take wing, and only character endures.” – Horace Greeley

June 19, 2017
Pause and consider. Spend money on things that make your life better, not on things that make you feel good.