Heard any good quotes lately?

Discussion in 'The Watercooler' started by Nomad, Jan 5, 2009.

  1. Nomad

    Nomad Guest

    I just love quotes! Got these in an email today... and I really love them...please add any favorites you've heard lately. Might be a good way to start the new year! Many thanks.:D

    Time flies. It's up to you to be the navigator.
    Robert Orben

    Learning is not compulsory...neither is survival.
    DE Deming

    If you don't think every day is a good day, just try missing one.
    C. Robert

    Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
    Theodore Roosevelt

    It's not where you start, it's where you finish that counts.
    Zig Ziglar

    Our words reveal our thoughts.
    Our manners mirror our self esteem.
    Our actions reflect our character.
    Our habits predict the future.
    WA Ward

    There are two ways of spreading light:
    to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
    Edith Wharton

    Regardless of your lot in life, you can build something beautiful on it.
    Zig Ziglar

    Faith is taking the first step, even when you don't see the whole staircase.
    Martin Luther King

    You can have everything you want in life if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
    Zig Ziglar

    Decision is the spark that ignites action. Until a decision is made, nothing happens.
    WA Peterson

    What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
    Zig Ziglar

    He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass.
    Lord Herbert

    Repetition is the mother of learning, the father of action, which makes it the architect of accomplishment.
    Zig Ziglar
  2. ThreeShadows

    ThreeShadows Quid me anxia?

    Not a quote, but a short poem by Langston Hughes:

    Hold fast to dreams
    For if dreams die
    Life is a broken-winged bird
    That cannot fly.

    Hold fast to dreams
    For when dreams go
    Life is a barren field
    Frozen with snow.
  3. bran155

    bran155 Guest

    I love quotes!!! I have 3 composition notebooks full of them. I collect them. I will go through them tonight and pick the ones that are fitting for us warrior parents and post them.

    Thanks for this, I finally have something to do with the million that I have collected!!!! :)
  4. Fran

    Fran Former desparate mom

    Love these. Thanks Nomad.