Here is a list of quotes that has either opened my eyes, reminded me of what I already knew or simply made me smile. Please feel free to comment with your favorite quotes… The list shall go on!



“Never look down on someone… Unless you’re helping them up.”
Jesse Jackson

“Watch your thoughts, for they become words.
Watch your words, for they become actions.
Watch your actions, for they become habits.
Watch your habits, for they become character.
Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.”
Lao Tzu

“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.”
Dalai Lama

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present.”

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Dale Carnegie

“Action expresses priorities.”
Mohandas Gandhi

“Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up.”
Chinese proverb

“If you don’t like something change it. If you can’t change IT, change your attitude.”
Maya Angelou

“You only lose what you cling to.”

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”.
Albert Einstein

“Three things you cannot recover in life: the WORD after it’s said, the MOMENT after it’s missed and the TIME after it’s gone”.

“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done”.
Lucille Ball











8 thoughts on “Quotes”

  1. A lot of the significant things on the globe are already accomplished by people who have continued trying when there have also been no hope in any way.
    It’s name is a pen. It’s like a printer, hooked right to my brain.

  2. You and I have some shared favorite quotes! Here are some others I enjoy being reminded of…

    “I bought a cheap watch from the crazy man
    Floating down Canal
    It doesn’t use numbers or moving hands
    It always just says ‘now’

    Now you may be thinking that I was had
    But this watch is never wrong
    And if I had trouble the warranty said:
    Breathe in, breathe out, move on.” -Jimmy Buffett

    “The ship of my life may or may not be sailing on amiable seas. The challenging days of my existence may or may not be bright and promising. Stormy or sunny days, glorious or lonely nights, I maintain an attitude of gratitude. Today I am blessed.” -Maya Angelou

    “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” -Douglas Adams

    “I believe that unarmed truth & unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”

  3. Love these 🙂 So much that I feel I should contribute something too, a favourite of mine…

    ”The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.”
    Carl Jung

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