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Quotes I like

Saturday, May 22, 2010

People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost. -H. Jackson Browne

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance. -Derek Bok

You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it. -Charles Bixton

A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. -John Burroughs

It's not denial. I'm just selective about the reality I accept. -Calvin and Hobbes

The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss. -Thomas Carlyle

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday. -Dale Carnegie

Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. -George Washington Carver

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. -M. Kathleen Casey

The intellegence of the planet is constant, and the population is growing. -Arthur C. Clarke

If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results. -Jack Dixon

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. -Thomas Edison

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. -Albert Einstein

Don't take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. -Elbert Hubbard

What does not kill me makes me stronger. -Friedrich Nietzsche

The harder you work, the luckier you get. -Gary Player

Destiny is as destiny does. If you believe you have no control, then you have no control. -Wess Roberts

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  • no profile photo CD5265602
    i love your quotes! especially the one on focusing on results or focusing on change. i'd never heard that before. i hope you don't mind if i add it to my spark page - it's so true and very inspiring. a nice reminder. thank you! emoticon
    3961 days ago
  • LMB-ESQ
    The third one, about making time.... yeah....

    My dad had a little plaque that said "Don't take life too seriously. It isn't permanent."
    4011 days ago
  • TAMNTN
    Love so many of those! Thanks for sharing! Good luck on your continued success here at SparkPeople! Keep on Sparking! :)
    4011 days ago
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