Friday, July 29, 2016

“Do not confuse the value of learning something with the actual value of the thing learned.”

        — Ted Nyman (@tnm)

Thursday, July 28, 2016

“It’s a strange world of language in which skating on thin ice can get you into hot water.”

        — Franklin P. Jones

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

“Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.”

        — Edna Woolman Chase

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

“I think of optimism as a brave choice rather than an ignorant position.”

        — Unknown

Monday, July 25, 2016

“Some problems are so complex that you have to be highly intelligent and informed just to be undecided about them.”

        — Laurence J. Peter

Friday, July 22, 2016

“You can safely assume you have created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.”

        — Ann Lamott

Thursday, July 21, 2016

“It is wise to keep in mind that no success or failure is necessarily final.”

        — Unknown

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

“Outside noisy, inside empty.”

        — Chinese Proverb

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

“All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”

        — Lucy Van Pelt (in Peanuts, by Charles M. Schulz)

Monday, July 18, 2016

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”

        — Milton Berle

Friday, July 15, 2016

“Leadership is action, not position.”

        — Donald H. McGannon

Thursday, July 14, 2016

“The most valuable commodity of the twenty-first century will be undivided attention.”

        — Phil Cooke

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

“Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.”

        — Les Brown

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

“So long as there’s a jingle in your head, television isn’t free.”

        — Jason Love

Monday, July 11, 2016

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.”

        — Sidney Greenberg

Friday, July 8, 2016

“Every day one should at least listen to a little song, read a good poem, look at a fine painting, and, if possible, say a few reasonable words.”

        — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Thursday, July 7, 2016

“If voting changed anything, they’d make it illegal”

        — Emma Goldman

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

“There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.”

        — Robert Graves

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

“Never try to look cool and learn something at the same time. You must have an awkward phase.” — Ta-Nehisi Coates

Monday, July 4, 2016

“The shortest answer is doing.”

        — George Herbert

Friday, July 1, 2016

“Life must be lived forward, but can only be understood backward.”

        — Soren Kierkegaard