Musing

November 23, 2018

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

 

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, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.” – John F. Kennedy

 

October 25, 2017

“You will never have this day again, so make is 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 to day, 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.