Make your own free website on Tripod.com



quote Banner


spider1.gif
spider1-r.gif


This page is devoted to quotes that were at one time
or another on my main Quote's page,
but are still worthy of being posted. Dust off
the cobwebs and give them another look..


blackline.gif


Webster's defines a "quote" as...
"to speak or write a passage
from another with acknowledgment" I look at quotes
as how others see the world...and I try to learn
from their insights....these are a some that have
touched me in one way or another....
maybe they will touch you in some way as well.


candle-l.gif   candle.gif


05bulm.gif Joy is the feeling of grinning on the inside.


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Behold the turtle; He only makes progress
when he sticks his neck out.
James Bryant Conant


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Humor is something that thrives between
man's aspirations and his limitations. There
is more logic in humor than in anything else.
Because, you see humor is truth.
Victor Borge


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif ...When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever
remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
Sherlock Holmes


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough
in your mind's eye and you will be drawn toward it.
Picture yourself vividly as winning and
that alone will contribute immeasureably to success.
Great living starts with a picture, held in your
imagination of what you would like to do or be.
Dr. Harry Emerson Fosdick 1878-1969, protestant minister


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares
about doing it right, or better.
John Updike


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif I always wanted to be somebody, but I should
have been more specific.
Lily Tomlin


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Choosing what you want to do, and when you want
to do it, is an act of creation.
Peter McWilliams


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Good timber does not grow with ease;
the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
J. Willard Marriott


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif That's not a lie, it's a terminological inexactitude.
Alexander Haig (some of his Haigspeak)


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif If someone says "can't", that shows you what to do.
John Cage


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif If you realized how powerful your thoughts are,
you would never think a negative thought.
Peace Pilgrim 1907-1981


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif In the consciousness of the end is the limitation of
the moment.
McDermott


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif The guns and bombs, the rockets and the warships, all
are symnbols of human failure.
Lyndon Johnson


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for
your life, but doing the best each moment puts
you in the best place for the next moment.
Oprah Winfrey


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Guilt is never a rational thing, it distorts all faculties
of the human mind, it leaves a man no longer in the
free use of his reason, it puts him in confusion.
anonymous


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif The worst tyrants are those which establish themselves in
our own breasts.
William Ellery Channing, author of Spiritual Freedom


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Deep within a man dwells those slumbering powers;
powers that would astonish him, that he
never dreamed of possessing; forces that
would revolutionize his life if aroused into action.
Orison Sweet Marden


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Change is the law of life. And those
who look only to the past or present are certain to miss
the future
Unknown


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif The essential conditions of everything you do must be
choice, love, passion.
Nadia Boulanger


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif Deep within a man dwells those slumbering powers;
powers that would astonish him, that he
never dreamed of possessing; forces that
would revolutionize his life if aroused into action.
Orison Sweet Marden


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif The reason we feel hurt and anger when things
and people outside us let us down is because we
believe those things and people shouldn't. Well,
sorry, that's not life here on earth
Peter McWilliams


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right,
he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong
Charles Wadworth


blackline-sm.gif


05bulm.gif To get what you want, STOP doing what isn't working.
Dennis Weaver


blackline.gif



Go Back to pooter's Quote page Email me Go to pooterworld



stop stalking
Stop Abuse



This Page last modified August 21, 2000