All Quotes

Tuesday Apr 27, 2021

William James: You can make a difference

Act as if what you do makes a difference.

It does.

William James

Monday Apr 26, 2021

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The pace of nature

Adopt the pace of nature:
her secret is patience.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday Apr 23, 2021

Amy Tan: Your fate

If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.

Amy Tan

Thursday Apr 22, 2021

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Secret sorrows

Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Wednesday Apr 21, 2021

Fyodor Dostoevsky: A story to tell

But how could you live and have no story to tell?

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Tuesday Apr 20, 2021

Søren Kierkegaard: Life is not a problem

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.

Søren Kierkegaard

Monday Apr 19, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: Life

Life becomes easier and more beautiful when we can see the good in other people.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday Apr 16, 2021

Marcel Proust: We don't receive wisdom

We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us.

Marcel Proust

Thursday Apr 15, 2021

Benjamin Franklin: Your talents

Hide not your talents, they for use were made,

What's a sundial in the shade?

Benjamin Franklin

Wednesday Apr 14, 2021

Anaïs Nin: Life shrinks or expands

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anaïs Nin

Tuesday Apr 13, 2021

Ralph Waldo Emerson: A man of rare intellect

If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday Apr 12, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: Choose to be happy

Stop comparing yourself to other people, just choose to be happy and live your own life.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday Apr 9, 2021

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Do kindnesses

You cannot do a kindness too soon,
for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday Apr 8, 2021

Anthony J. D'Angelo: Don't let the weather bother you

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Wednesday Apr 7, 2021

Leonardo da Vinci: A well spent day

A well-spent day brings happy sleep.

Leonardo da Vinci

Tuesday Apr 6, 2021

Mother Teresa: A simple smile

We shall never know all the good
that a simple smile can do.

Mother Teresa

Monday Apr 5, 2021

Albert Einstein: Logic and imagination

Logic will get you from A to B.
Imagination will take you everywhere.

Albert Einstein

Friday Apr 2, 2021

Plato: In politics

In politics we presume that everyone who knows how to get votes knows how to administer a city or a state. When we are ill... we do not ask for the handsomest physician, or the most eloquent one.


Thursday Apr 1, 2021

Khalil Gibran: Your pain

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy.

Khalil Gibran

Wednesday Mar 31, 2021

Aristotle: Those who educate children well

Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.