20 December, 2013

"When a thing is done,
it's done.
Don't look back.
Look forward
to your next objective."

~ George C. Marshall ~
World War II America Soldier

19 December, 2013

You know all those things
you always wanted to do?

You should do them!

18 December, 2013

"Always do your best.
What you plant now,
you will harvest later."

~ Og Mandino ~

17 December, 2013

"Stop focusing on no mess
and instead focus on progress."

~ Bob Andrews ~

16 December, 2013

"A true friend
never gets in your way
unless you happen
to be going down."

~ Arnold H. Glasow ~

13 December, 2013

Climb mountains,
not so the world can see you,
but so you can see the world.

12 December, 2013

11 December, 2013

"If everyone is moving forward together,
then success takes care of itself."

~ Henry Ford ~
Ford Motor Company Founder

09 December, 2013

"If everyone is thinking alike,
then somebody isn't thinking."

~ George S. Patton ~
US Army General

05 December, 2013

"Don't allow your personal bitterness
to make you an unjust judge."

~ TD Jakes ~

04 December, 2013

I can see the worst in you
and yet still believe the best for you.

03 December, 2013

I'd rather have
a life of 'oh wells'
than a life of 'what ifs.'

02 December, 2013

"Always hold your head up,
but be careful to keep
your nose at a friendly level."

~ Max L. Forman ~

29 November, 2013

"Winning isn't everything...
but wanting to win is."

~ Vince Lombardi ~
Football player & coach

28 November, 2013

You have the power to say:
This is not how my story ends.

27 November, 2013

"Do or do not.
There is no try."

~ Yoda ~
Jedi Master

22 November, 2013

"Start with what is right,
rather than what is acceptable."

~Franz Kafka ~

21 November, 2013

Do you smile
because you're happy
or are you happy
because you're smiling?
Either way, there's a correlation.

20 November, 2013

"Don't wait,
the time will never
be just right."

~ Napoleon Hill ~
Writer & lecturer

19 November, 2013

"No one
can figure out your worth
but you."

~ Pearl Bailey ~
Actress and singer

18 November, 2013

"The successful man
will profit from his mistakes
and try again in a different way."

~ Dale Carnegie ~
Writer and lecturer

15 November, 2013

Attitude is a reflection
of leadership.

14 November, 2013

"Be nice to people on your way up
because you'll meet them on your way down."

~ Wilson Mizner ~
Playwright & entrepreneur

11 November, 2013

It's not about who you can step on
to get where you want to go,
but who you can lift up.

08 November, 2013

"There is no such thing as bad weather,
only inappropriate clothing."

~ Sir Rannulph Fiennes ~
Adventurer & writer

07 November, 2013

"It takes a lot of things
to prove you are smart,
but only one thing
to prove you are ignorant."

~ Don Herold ~
Humourist & writer

06 November, 2013

"Time is what we want most,
but what we use worst."

~ William Penn ~

04 November, 2013

"It isn't the mountain ahead
that wears you out;
it's the grain of sand
in your shoe."

~ Robert W. Service ~
Poet and writer

01 November, 2013

"Be happy.
It's one way of being wise."

~ Sidonie Gabrielle Colette ~
French novelist and performer

31 October, 2013

"The price of success
is to bear the criticism of envy."

~ Denis Waitley ~

30 October, 2013

"Whether it's the best of times
or the worst of times,
it's the only time we've got."

~ Art Buchwald ~
American humorist

29 October, 2013

"Personally, I’m always ready to learn,
although I do not always like being taught."

~ Winston Churchill ~
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

28 October, 2013

"Spectacular achievements
are always preceded by
unspectacular preparation."

~ Roger Staubach ~
Pro Football Player

25 October, 2013

"Life isn't a race to win,
it's a school for our higher education."

~ Guy Finley ~
Author & teacher

23 October, 2013

"Problems are not stop signs,
they are guidelines."

~ Robert H. Schuller ~
Speaker and author

22 October, 2013

"Defeat should never be
a source of discouragement,
but rather a fresh stimulus."

~ Robert South ~

17 October, 2013

"Those who are at war with others
are not at peace with themselves."

~ William Hazlitt ~

16 October, 2013

"Without hard work,
nothing grows but weeds."

~ Gordon B. Hinckley ~
Religious leader & author

15 October, 2013

"Treat everyone you meet
as though they're
the most important person
you'll meet that day."

~ Roger Dawson ~
Author & speaker

11 October, 2013

"Everyone has an invisible sign
hanging from their neck saying,
'Make me feel important.'
Never forget this message
when working with people."

~ Mary Kay Ash ~
American businesswoman

10 October, 2013

"All achievements,
all earned riches,
have their beginnings in an idea."

~ Napoleon Hill ~
American author

09 October, 2013

"When deeds speak,
words are nothing."

~ Pierre-Joseph Proudhon ~
French politician

08 October, 2013

"Just do what must be done.
This may not be happiness,
but it is greatness."

~ George Bernard Shaw ~
Irish playwright

07 October, 2013

"What we achieve inwardly
will change our outer reality"

~ Plutarch ~

04 October, 2013

"Some cause happiness wherever they go;
others, whenever they go."

~ Oscar Wilde ~
Writer and poet

03 October, 2013

"The trouble with not having a goal
is you can spend your life
running up and down the field
and never score."

~ Bill Copeland ~
Poet, writer and historian

02 October, 2013

"The truth of the matter is
you always know
the right thing to do.
The hard part is doing it."

~ Norman Schwarzkopf ~
United States Army General

01 October, 2013

"The indispensable first step
to getting the things you want
out of life is this:
decide what you want."

~ Ben Stein ~
Actor, Writer

30 September, 2013

"First they ignore you.
Then they laugh at you.
Then they fight you.
Then you win."

~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

27 September, 2013

Every time you find
some humour in a
difficult situation,
you win!

26 September, 2013

"Winners lose much more often than losers.
So if you keep losing but you're still trying,
keep it up! You're on the right track."

~ Matthew Keith Groves ~
English professional footballer

25 September, 2013

"Mistakes are part
of the dues one pays
for a full life."

~ Sophia Loren ~

24 September, 2013

"Don't give up.
Don't lose hope.
Don't sell out."

~ Christopher Reeve ~

23 September, 2013

"If you wait,
all that happens
is you get older."

~ Larry McMurtry ~

20 September, 2013

"Information's pretty thin stuff
unless mixed with experience."

~ Clarence Day ~

19 September, 2013

"Nothing ever goes away
until it has taught us what we need to know."

~ Pema Chödrön ~
American Buddhist nun

17 September, 2013

Team work divides the effort
and multiplies the result.

16 September, 2013

"The worst days of those
who enjoy what they do
are better than the best days
of those who don't."

~ Jim Rohn ~

13 September, 2013

A bad attitude is like a flat tire,
you can't get very far until you change it.

12 September, 2013

"There are many ways of going forward,
but only one way of standing still."

~ Franklin D. Roosevelt ~
United States President

11 September, 2013

"The pessimist complains about the wind;
the optimist expects it to change;
the realist adjusts the sails."

~ William Arthur Ward ~

10 September, 2013

Speak in such a way
that others love to listen to you.
Listen in such a way
that others love to speak to you.

09 September, 2013

"Some of us might find happiness
if we quit struggling
so desperately for it."

~ William Feather ~

06 September, 2013

"Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it."

~ George Halas ~
American sportsman

05 September, 2013

"I am not a product of my circumstances
I am a product of my decisions."

~ Stephen Covey ~

04 September, 2013

"Action may not always bring happiness,
but there is no happiness without action."

~ Benjamin Disraeli ~
British Prime Minister

03 September, 2013

"If you want something you've never had,
you must be willing to do something you've never done."

~ Thomas Jefferson ~
American Founding Father

02 September, 2013

"We should not let our fears
hold us back from pursuing our hopes."

~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy ~
President of the United States

01 September, 2013

"Do the best you can until you know better.
Then when you know better, do better."

~ Maya Angelou ~
author and poet

31 August, 2013

"Patience is the companion of wisdom."

~ Saint Augustine ~
Christian theologian

28 August, 2013

"The true sign of intelligence
is not knowledge,
but imagination."

~ Albert Einstein ~
theoretical physicist

27 August, 2013

"You will become
as small as your controlling desire,
or as great
as your dominant aspiration."

~ James Allen ~

26 August, 2013

"Continuous effort
- not strength or intelligence -
is the key to unlocking our potential."

~ Winston Churchill ~
Prime Minister of Great Britain

25 August, 2013

"The best way
to appreciate your job
is to imagine yourself without one."

~ Oscar Wilde ~
writer and poet

24 August, 2013

"It is better to be young in your failures
than old in your successes."

~ Flannery O'Connor ~
writer and essayist

20 August, 2013

Fear is your body preparing yourself for a challenge.
It gives you the extra energy you need to succeed.

19 August, 2013

"Even if I knew
that tomorrow the world
would go to pieces,
I would still plant
my apple tree."

~ Martin Luther ~

18 August, 2013

"I have never in my life
learned anything from
someone who agreed with me."

~ Dudley Field Malone ~

14 August, 2013

"Things turn out best
for the people who
make the best
of the way things turn out."

~ John Wooden ~

13 August, 2013

"He who knows best
knows how little he knows."

~ Thomas Jefferson ~

12 August, 2013

"Be sure to put your feet
in the right place,
then stand firm."

~ Abraham Lincoln ~

11 August, 2013

"A true friend is someone
who thinks you're a good egg
even though they know
you're slightly cracked."

~ Bernard Meltzer ~

10 August, 2013

"Great opportunities
to help others
seldom come,
but small ones
surround us every day."

~ Sally Koch ~

07 August, 2013

"Every new opinion,
at its starting,
is precisely in a minority of one."

~ Thomas Carlyle ~

06 August, 2013

"You only live once,
but you do it right,
once is enough."

~ Mae West ~

05 August, 2013

"You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential.
In fact, the most influential people in my life
are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me."

~ Scott Adams ~

04 August, 2013

There is always someone
who cares for you
without your knowledge.

03 August, 2013

"The difference between a successful person
and others is not a lack of strength,
not a lack of knowledge,
but rather a lack of will."

~ Vince Lombardi ~

31 July, 2013

“Respond; don't react.
Listen; don't talk.
Think; don't assume.”

~ Raji Lukkoor ~

30 July, 2013

"People with goals succeed
because they know
where they are going."

~ Earl Nightingale ~

29 July, 2013

"A positive attitude
may not solve every problem
but it makes solving any problem
a more pleasant experience."

~ Grant Fairley ~

28 July, 2013

"Unforgiveness is like drinking the poison,
hoping someone else will die."

~ Nancy Dornan ~

27 July, 2013

"Seek First to Understand.
Then to be Understood."

~ Stephen Covey ~

24 July, 2013

"The day will happen
whether or not you get up."

~ John Ciardi ~

23 July, 2013

22 July, 2013

"The single biggest problem in communication
is the illusion that it has taken place."

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

17 July, 2013

"Good communication
is as stimulating as black coffee,
and just as hard to sleep after."

~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh ~

16 July, 2013

"The purpose of education
is to replace an empty mind
with an open one."

~ Malcolm Forbes ~

15 July, 2013

The harder the struggle,
the more glorious the triumph.

14 July, 2013

The only time success
comes before work
is in the dictionary.

13 July, 2013

"Anyone who doesn't know what they want,
will have to put up with what they get."

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

10 July, 2013

"You are never too old
to set another goal
or to dream a new dream."

~ C.S. Lewis ~

09 July, 2013

"Remember to play
after every storm!"

~ Mattie J.T. Stepanek ~

08 July, 2013

"Never wrestle with a pig.
You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it."

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

07 July, 2013

"The two most contagious things in life
are enthusiasm and
the lack of enthusiasm."

~ Ray Keller ~

06 July, 2013

"If you have the courage to begin,
You have the courage to succeed."

~ David Viscott ~

03 July, 2013

"We choose our joys
and sorrows
long before
we experience them."

~ Khalil Gibran ~

02 July, 2013

"Tough times never last,
but tough people do."

~ Robert H. Schuller ~

26 June, 2013

"Fear is static
that prevents me
from hearing myself."

~ Samuel Butler ~

25 June, 2013

"It's always too early to quit."

~ Norman Vincent Peale ~

24 June, 2013

"Right is right,
even if everyone is against it,
and wrong is wrong,
even if everyone is for it."

~ William Penn ~

23 June, 2013

Sometimes the hardest thing
and the right thing are the same.

22 June, 2013

"The most powerful weapon on earth
is the human soul on fire."

~ Ferdinand Foch ~

19 June, 2013

"There are many victories
worse than a defeat."

~ George Eliot ~

18 June, 2013

"We fear things
in proportion
to our ignorance of them."

~ Christian Nestell Bovee ~

17 June, 2013

Don't take things personally.
What other people say about you
is their reality, not yours.

16 June, 2013

"To be trusted
is a greater compliment
than being loved."

~ George MacDonald ~

12 June, 2013

"Every step is an arrival."

~ David Dornan ~

11 June, 2013

"A man who wants to lead the orchestra
must turn his back on the crowd."

~ Max Lucado ~

09 June, 2013

"If everything is under control,
you are going too slow."

~ Mario Andretti ~

04 June, 2013

"Leaders don't create followers
they create more leaders."

~ Tom Peters ~

03 June, 2013

"Both poverty and riches
are the offspring of thought."

~ Napoleon Hill ~

02 June, 2013

"Forgiveness is
the great antidote
for bitterness."

~ Bob Andrews ~

29 May, 2013

"Laziness may appear attractive,
but work gives satisfaction."

~ Anne Frank ~

28 May, 2013

"Failure should be our teacher,
not our undertaker."

~ John C. Maxwell ~

27 May, 2013

"The more you care,
the stronger you can be."

~ Jim Rohn ~

26 May, 2013

"I never make the mistake
of arguing with people
whose opinions I have
no respect for."

~ Edward Gibbon ~

22 May, 2013

 "There are two ways to have
the tallest building in town.
Tear down all the other buildings,
or build yours taller than everyone elses."

~ Jim Rohn ~

21 May, 2013

"The man who views the world at 50
the same as he did at 20
has wasted 30 years of his life."

~ Mahumad Ali ~

20 May, 2013

"Only look where you want to go,
not where you don't want to go."

~ Bob Andrews ~

19 May, 2013

"You can't out work attitude."

~ Nancy Dornan ~

15 May, 2013

"Stay committed to your decisions,
but stay flexible in your approach."

~ Anthony Robbins ~

14 May, 2013

happiness starts
with you.
Not with your
relationship, or your
friends, or your job
but with you.

12 May, 2013

"Action cures fear."

Dr. David Schwartz - Magic of Thinking Big

08 May, 2013

Life is like a mirror -
we get the best results
when we smile at it.

07 May, 2013

"The most effective way to do it,
is to do it."

~ Amelia Earhart ~

06 May, 2013

"The best way to find out
if you can trust somebody
is to trust them."

~ Ernest Hemingway ~

05 May, 2013

"Obstacles are
those frightful things you see
when you take your eyes
off your goal."

~ Henry Ford ~

30 April, 2013

The past is where you learned the lesson.
The future is where you apply the lesson.
Just, don't give up in the middle.

29 April, 2013

If you're not willing to risk,
you're never going to lose...
But, you'll also never win.

28 April, 2013

"Every time you are tempted
to react in the same old way,
ask if you want to be
a prisoner of the past
or a pioneer of the future."

~ Deepak C ~

24 April, 2013

"To know and not to do,
is not to know."

~ Wang Yangming ~

23 April, 2013

Today we live in a world
where man has been on the moon...
It wasn't a miracle,
we decided to get there.

22 April, 2013

The problem is not that
you don't know what to do,
but that you're not doing it!

21 April, 2013

"Never interrupt someone
doing what you said
couldn't be done."

~ Amelia Earhart ~

20 April, 2013

"Winners never quit and
quitters never win."

~ Vince Lombardi ~

17 April, 2013

"Always be a first-rate version
of yourself,
instead of a second-rate version
of somebody else."

~ Judy Garland ~

16 April, 2013

People who shine
from within
don't need the spotlight.

15 April, 2013

"Confidence is contagious.
So is the lack of confidence."

~ Vince Lombardi ~

14 April, 2013

"If opportunity doesn't knock,
build a door."

~ Milton Berle ~

13 April, 2013

"Every adversity...carries with it
the Seed of an equivalent
or a greater Benefit."

~ Napoleon Hill ~

09 April, 2013

‎"Holding onto anger
is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of
throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned."

~ Buddha ~

08 April, 2013

"Motivation gets you going,
Habit keeps you going."

 ~ Jim Rohn ~

07 April, 2013

"Stop letting people
who do so little for you
control so much
of your mind,
feelings and emotions."

~ Will Smith ~

05 April, 2013

Question; What would you do if money and time were no object?

My answer; I have a dream to help children grow up - not too fast mind, see they need to enjoy it, they only get the pleasure once, but so many children miss it.


Theme song for my dream:

20 March, 2013

"You can't stop the waves,
but you can learn to surf."

~ Jon Kabat-Zinn ~

19 March, 2013

"If you tell the truth,
you won't have to remember anything."

~ Mark Twain ~

18 March, 2013

"We don't see things as they are,
we see them as we are."

~ Anais Nin ~

17 March, 2013

‎"You may have to
fight a battle
more than once
to win it."

~ Margaret Thatcher ~

12 March, 2013

The only thing standing between you
and your goal, is the story
you keep telling yourself
as to why you can't achieve it.

06 March, 2013

You always have a choice,
to be happy or grumpy.
It's always better,
it's always wiser,
it's always smarter,
to choose to be HAPPY.

~ Skip Ross ~

05 March, 2013

As good as you are right now,
you can be better tomorrow.

27 February, 2013

Life is like photography.
You use the negatives to develop.

26 February, 2013

It's not a question of
'Can I?' but
'How can I?'.

25 February, 2013

"Never interrupt someone
doing what you said
couldn't be done."

~ Amelia Earhart ~

20 February, 2013

‎"It is what we know already
that often prevents us from learning."

~ Claude Bernard ~

19 February, 2013

‎"The kind of humour I like
is the thing that makes me laugh
for 5 seconds
and think for ten minutes."

~ William Davis ~

13 February, 2013

You will never know your limits
unless you push yourself to them.

11 February, 2013

"We can't help everyone,
but everyone can help someone."

~ Ronald Reagan ~

10 February, 2013

"The only way
to enjoy anything
in this life
is to earn it first."

~ Ginger Rogers ~

09 February, 2013

‎"A successful man
is one who can
lay a firm foundation
with the bricks
others have thrown at him."

~ David Brinkley ~

06 February, 2013

"The only way of discovering
the limits of the possible
is to venture a little way past them
into the impossible."

~ Arthur C. Clarke ~

05 February, 2013

Be a Fruit Loop
in a world
full of Cheerios.

04 February, 2013

"Sometimes all you need
is 20 seconds of insane courage,
just literally 20 seconds
of embarrassing bravery
and I promise you
something great will come of it."

~ Benjamin Mee - We Bought A Zoo ~

03 February, 2013

"He has the most
who is most content
with the least."

~ Diogenes ~

02 February, 2013

"From what we get in life,
we make a living.
From what we give,
we make a life."

~ Arthur Ashe ~

30 January, 2013

‎"Call it a clan,
call it a network,
call it a tribe,
call it a family.
Whatever you call it,
whoever you are,
you need one."

~ Jane Howard ~

29 January, 2013

"Never give up on a dream
just because of the time
it will take to accomplish it.
The time will pass anyway."

~ Earl Nightingale ~

27 January, 2013

If it wasn't for mistakes,
we would never learn
how to do things right.

26 January, 2013

Do unto others as though
you were the others.

24 January, 2013

Ecclesiastes 9:7-10

"Seize life! Eat bread with gusto, Drink wine with a robust heart.
Oh yes—God takes pleasure in your pleasure!
Dress festively every morning. Don't skimp on colors and scarves.
Relish life with the spouse you love each and every day of your precarious life. Each day is God's gift.
It's all you get in exchange For the hard work of staying alive. Make the most of each one!
Whatever turns up, grab it and do it. And heartily!
This is your last and only chance at it, for there's neither work to do nor thoughts to think In the company of the dead, where you're most certainly headed."

23 January, 2013

"In this ever changing
and fast changing world
standing still
is the quickest way
of moving backwards."

~ Les Tacartas ~

22 January, 2013

21 January, 2013

"Well done
is better than
well said."

~ Benjamin Franklin ~

20 January, 2013

‎"A wise man will make
more opportunities
than he finds."

~ Francis Bacon ~

19 January, 2013

A bad attitude is like a flat tire,
You can't go anywhere until you change it.

09 January, 2013

It is better to do
something right
than not do
something wrong.

08 January, 2013

"We all die.
The goal isn't to
live forever,
the goal is to
create something
that will."

~ Chuch Palahniuk ~

07 January, 2013

"Opportunity often comes disguised
in the form of misfortune,
or temporary defeat."

~ Napoleon Hill ~

02 January, 2013

"The great thing in the world
is not so much where we stand,
as in what direction we are moving."

~ Oliver W. Holmes ~

01 January, 2013

"Beginning today,
treat everyone you meet
as if they were going to be dead by midnight.
Extend to them all the care,
kindness and understanding you can muster,
and do it with no thought of any reward.
Your life will never be the same again."

~ Og Mandino ~