Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Teamwork Quotes

Some quotes and sayings on teamwork.

A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take.
~ Barbara Glacel & Emile Robert Jr.

The basic building block of good teambuilding is for a leader to promote the feeling that every human being is unique and adds value.
~ Unknown

Teams share the burden and divide the grief.
~Doug Smith

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
~ Calvin Coolidige

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress.
Working together is success."
Henry Ford

"The ratio of We's to I's is the best indicator of the development of a team."
Lewis B. Ergen

"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships."
~Michael Jordan

"None of us is as smart as all of us."
~Ken Blanchard

"No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it."
~H.E. Luccock

The one man team is a complete and total myth.
~ Don Shula

One finger cannot lift a pebble.
~ Hopi Saying

Team guts always beat individual greatness.
~ Bob Zuppk

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
~ Margaret Mead

One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbor

Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
~ Michael Jordan

None of us is as smart as all of us.
~Ken Blanchard

No man is wise enough by himself.
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Thursday, January 22, 2009

Philosophy Quotes

Philosophy quotes and sayings..

The fly that doesn't want to be swatted is most secure when it lights on the fly-swatter. ~G.C. Lichtenberg

Don't miss the donut by looking through the hole. ~Author Unknown

You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep. ~Navajo Proverb

Life has the name of life, but in reality it is death. ~Heraclitus, Eustathius ad Iliad

To learn something new, take the path that you took yesterday. ~John Burroughs

He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lampposts--for support rather than for illumination.

- Andre Lang

Another way in is the other way out; Never doubt where to exit; it is another entrance out.

- Andrew S. Pudliner

it must be funnier to be stoned than to watch people who are stoned

- Anonymous

For example, justice is considered to mean equality, It does mean equality- but equality for those who are equal, and not for all.

- Aristotle

Whatever I take, I take too much or too little; I do not take the exact amount. The exact amount is no use to me. ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. Merwin

How long has it been since someone touched part of you other than your body? ~Terri Guillemets
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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Philosophical Quotes

Philosophical Quotes

I no longer want to walk on worn soles

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Compromise and tolerance are magic words. It took me 40 years to become philosophical.
Hedy Lamarr

Europe, in legend, has always been the home of subtle philosophical discussion; America was the land of grubby pragmatism.
Daniel Bell

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

No man can produce great things who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself.
~James Russell Lowell

Classical philosophical theism maintained the ontological distinction between God and creative world that is necessary for any genuine theism by conceiving them to be of different substances, with particular attributes predicated of each.
Arthur Peacocke

Every philosophical problem, when it is subjected to the necessary analysis and justification, is found either to be not really philosophical at all, or else to be, in the sense in which we are using the word, logical.
Bertrand Russell

Practice yourself in little things, and thence proceed to greater.

Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.
~Charles Mingus

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. (Mark Twain)
A man who has a why to live for, can bear almost any how.

- From Victor E Frankl , "Man's Search for Meaning" ( $ ) ( ? )

Of all the days that was the one—an age of reason could have begun.

- Galileo, (1564 –1642)

Live simply that other may simply live.

- Gandhi

Nonviolence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.

- Gandhi

Become the change you seek in the world.

- Gandhi
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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Perspective Quotes

FAMOUS quotes on perspective

Meditation is the soul's perspective glass.

Owen Felltham

You must look within for value, but must look beyond for perspective.”

Denis Waitley

Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold. ~Latin Proverb

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. ~Kahlil Gibran

If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.
~Dwight D. Eisenhower

Every man regards his own life as the New Year's Eve of time.
~Jean Paul Richter

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
~Colin Wilson
Habits are safer than rules; you don't have to watch them. And you don't have to keep them either. They keep you. - Essays.
~ Frank Crane

There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have.
~Don Herold

Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary.
Ray Knight

All the suns labor to kindle your flame and a microbe puts it out.
~Antonio Porchia, \

There is no burnt rice to a hungry person.
~Philippine Proverb
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Monday, January 19, 2009

Perseverance Quotes

Some quotes AND SAYINGS on perseverance

The great majority of men are bundles of beginnings. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Saints are sinners who kept on going. ~Robert Louis Stevenson

When the story of these times gets written, we want it to say that we did all we could, and it was more than anyone could have imagined.
~ Bono

If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking. ~Buddhist Saying

I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday. ~Author Unknown

"Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries."
~ James A. Michener

"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."
~ Dale Carnegie

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down. ~Charles F. Kettering

One may go a long way after one is tired. ~French Proverb
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Perfection Quotes

Perfection Quotes AND SAYINGS

When you aim for perfection, you discover it's a moving target. ~George Fisher

A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Albert Einstein

A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.
Mohandas Gandhi

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.
~Stanely J. Randall

Striving to better, oft we mar what's well.
~William Shakespeare

Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being.
~John Updike

So much perfection argues rottenness somewhere.

A studio recording is perfection, but emotion and passion come only when you turn on the machine and go for the groove. If you do that with no mistakes, it sounds beautiful.
Chuck Mangione

Action is the highest perfection and drawing forth of the utmost power, vigor, and activity of man's nature.
Bishop Robert South

There are no perfect men in this world, only perfect intentions.
~Pen Densham,

The imperfections of a man, his frailties, his faults, are just as important as his virtues. You can't separate them. They're wedded.
~Henry Miller

Does "anal-retentive" have a hyphen?
~Alison Bechdel
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People Quotes

People Quotes and some famous people sayings...

People Quotes

In a world where you can be anything... be yourself.

Each of us represents a star in Heaven. Sometimes we shine with the rest, sometimes we twinkle alone and sometimes, when we least expect it, we make someone else's dreams come true.

Some people make the world special just be being in it.

"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
~ Galileo Galilei

"The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work."
~Emile Zola

"We are all atheists about most of the gods humanity has ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further."
~ Richard Dawkins

People think it is holding on that makes you stronger, but sometimes it's letting go.

Stand up for what you believe in, even if you're standing alone.

"Give me a museum and I'll fill it."
~ Pablo Picasso

Angels are there no matter how much everyone hates you.

You laugh because you think I'm different I laugh because you guys are all the same.

"I'm living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart."
~ e e cummings (1894-1962)

Keep the pictures they never change only the people in them do.

"The full use of your powers along lines of excellence."
~ John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

All you girls think you're tough... well all your shit ain't that rough. You think you know the deal... but it's me and my girls who keep it real.

If you have something to say, say it to my face, not behind my back.

If you ever hurt me... you get it back 10 times worse.

They hate me and rate me simply because they ain't me.

It is better to be hated for what you are then to be loved for what you are not.

Every new day is another chance to change your life.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the the universe.
~ Albert Einstein

People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run about so absurdly that it is impossible to count them accurately
Oscar Wilde

Some people are like Slinkies - not really good for anything, but you still can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs.

No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right.
~Helen Keller

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
~Walter Winchell

Don't worry about me or what I do. What happens in my life has nothing to do with you. So keep your mouth shut and stop talkin' shit, because I'm sick of you bitchin' and all you bullshit.

A lot of teenagers are people who express a burning desire to be different be dressing exactly alike.

In the past a leader was a boss. Today’s leaders must be partners with their people.. they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.
~Ken Blanchard

Too many leaders act as if the sheep.. their people.. are there for the benefit of the shepherd, not that the shepherd has responsibility for the sheep.
~Ken Blanchard

Do what you think is right and to hell with your popularity.

Keep your friends close but keep your enemies closer.

Never explain: your friends don't require it, and your enemies won't believe you
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Peace Quotes

Some quotes and sayings on peace

I think that people want peace so much that one of these days government had better get out of their way and let them have it.
~Dwight Eisenhower

We have all taken risks in the making of war. Isn't it time that we should take risks to secure peace?
~J. Ramsay MacDonald

There are some days when I think I am going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.
~ Salvador Dali

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the world.
~Marcus Aurelius

Love the moment and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries into blissful, peaceful happiness.

Peace is the only battle worth waging.
~Albert Camus (1913-1960)

We know how to organize warfare, but do we know how to act when confronted with peace?
~Jacques-Yves Cousteau (1910-1997)

Peace is not something you wish for; It's something you make, Something you do, Something you are, And something you give away.
~Robert Fulghum

If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another.
~Tenzin Gyatso

Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.
~Mahatma Gandhi

Human Beings, indeed all sentient beings, have the right to pursue happiness and live in peace and freedom.

~The XIVth Dalai Lama

Nothing matters very much and few things matter at all.
~Earl Balfour

Our life is frittered away by detail . . . simplify, simplify.
~Henry David Thoreau

We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

Right is more precious than peace. ~Woodrow Wilson
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Sunday, January 18, 2009

Patriotism Quotes

Patriotism Quotes and sayings

I will fight for my country, but I will not lie for her.
~Zora Neale Hurston

The flag is the embodiment, not of sentiment, but of history.
~Woodrow Wilson

When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
~Sir Winston Churchill

If our country is worth dying for in time of war let us resolve that it is truly worth living for in time of peace. ~Hamilton Fish

Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched. ~Guy de Maupassant

Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first. ~Charles de Gaulle

Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him? ~Blaise Pascal

It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind. ~Voltaire

Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
~Bertrand Russell

Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
~Samuel Johnson

Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.
~George Jean Nathan

When a whole nation is roaring Patriotism at the top of its voice, I am fain to explore the cleanness of its hands and purity of its heart.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
~Adlai E. Stevenson

You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
~Malcolm X

Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country.
~Calvin Coolidge

Our obligations to our country never cease but with our lives.
~John Adams

Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.
~Guy de Maupassant

The single best augury is to fight for one's country.

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.
~Albert Einstein

It is not unseemly for a man to die fighting in defense of his country.

Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on his own dunghill.
~Richard Aldington

You'll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.
~George Bernard Shaw

It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.

Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
~George Bernard Shaw

I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.
~Nathan Hale

Men love their country, not because it is great, but because it is their own. ~Seneca

I have no country to fight for; my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world.
~Eugene V. Debs

He loves his country best who strives to make it best.
~Robert G. Ingersoll

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

If you are ashamed to stand by your colors, you had better seek another flag. ~Author Unknown

And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
~John F. Kennedy

The proper means of increasing the love we bear our native country is to reside some time in a foreign one.
~William Shenstone
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Patience Quotes

Some quotes on patience

You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance. ~Franklin P. Jones

Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience. ~George-Louis de Buffon

Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.
John Updike

A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.
George Savile

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. ~John Quincy Adams

Patience is the companion of wisdom. ~St. Augustine

Let nothing disturb thee; Let nothing dismay thee; All thing pass; God never changes. Patience attains All that it strives for. He who has God Finds he lacks nothing:God alone suffices.
St. Teresa of Avila

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

He that can have Patience, can have what he will
Benjamin Franklin

Patience is also a form of action. ~Auguste Rodin

All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Thomas Fuller

All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.
Thomas Kempis

One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life. ~Chinese Proverb
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Thursday, January 15, 2009

Parties Quotes

Quotes and sayings about parties

To alcohol! The cause of, and solution too, all of lifes problems.

Reality is an illusion that occurs due to the lack of alcohol.

I am awake, I might as well be drinking.

I don't know a lot about politics, but I can recognise a good party man when I see one
~Mae West

Live For Today...Plan

If I were invited to a dinner party with my characters, I wouldn't show up. ~ Dr Seuss

Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party ~ Oscar Wilde

No man does right by a woman at a party. ~Harry Golden

She had heard someone say something about an Independent Labour Party, and was furious that she had not been asked. ~Evelyn Waugh

The Life and Soul, the man who will never go home while there is one man, woman or glass of anything not yet drunk. ~Katherine Whitehorn

Never be the first to arrive at a party or the last to go home and never, never be both. ~ David Brown

If you go to a costume party at your boss's house, wouldn't you think a good costume would be to dress up like the boss's wife? Trust me, it's not. ~ Jack Handy

For Tomorrow...Party Tonight..!!!

Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here we should dance

I may be bad, but I'm perfectly good at it.

Proud mother of a delinquent child!

Nothings is illegal until you get caught.
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Past Quotes

Some quotes and sayings about Pasts..

Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his friends can only read the title. ~Virginia Woolf

Bring the past only if you are going to build from it. ~Doménico Cieri Estrada

One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present. ~Golda Meir

While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.
Ronald Reagan

Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
Maya Angelou

I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.

The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
~ Leslie Poles Hartley

“May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future

I like men who have a future and women who have a past
Oscar Wilde

There is a way to look at the past. Don’t hide from it. It will not catch you–if you don’t repeat it.

If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.

No hand can make the clock strike for me the hours that are passed.

The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Albert Einstein

If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future.
Winston Churchill

I was so in the present moment the past was no longer part of me. ~Terri Guillemets

God has no power over the past except to cover it with oblivion. ~Pliny the Elder

We need not destroy the past. It is gone. ~John Cage
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Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Passion Quotes

Passion Quotes and Sayings

Renew your passions daily. ~Terri Guillemets

The most beautiful make-up of a woman is passion. But cosmetics are easier to buy. ~Yves Saint Laurent

My heart beat so hard when I was near him, I feared he could hear my secret longing for him. ~Destiny Vaestus

The same passions in man and woman nonetheless differ in tempo; hence man and woman do not cease misunderstanding one another. ~Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil

A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means
~William Hazlitt

Passion is the genesis of genius.
~Anthony Robbins

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
~Christian Nevell Bovee

Intellectual passion drives out sensuality
~ Leonardo da Vinci

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
~ Benjamin Franklin

Nothing great in the world has been accomplished without passion
~Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

We welcome passion, for the mind is briefly let off duty.
~Mignon McLaughlin

The law is reason, free from passion.

All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.

With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Edgar Allan Poe

Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
Oscar Wilde

Follow your passion, and success will follow you.
~Arthur Buddhold

In music the passions enjoy themselves.

I hated him with a passion so deep, sometimes it felt like love.
~Terri Guillemets

In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love
~Lord Byron

The law is reason free from passion

A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them ~ Carl Gustav Jung

If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength ~FranÁois de la Rochefoucauld

Never underestimate the power of passion.
~eve Sawyer

Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give forth its spark. ~Amiel, Journal, 17 December 1856

But this had been a sin of passion, not of principle, nor even purpose. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter

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Monday, January 12, 2009

Optimism Quotes

Some famous quotes on optimism

Many an optimist has become rich by buying out a pessimist.
~Robert G. Allen

An optimist may see a light where there is none, but why must the pessimist always run to blow it out?
~Rene Descartes

If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be.
John Heywood

Comedy is acting out optimism.
Robin Williams

Emerson then incarnated the moral optimism, the progress, and the energy of the American spirit.
Howard Mumford Jones

The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; they pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious of the rose.
Kahlil Gibran

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Helen Keller

Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Edgar Allan Poe

For me optimism is two lovers walking into the sunset arm in arm. Or maybe into the sunrise - whatever appeals to you.
Krzysztof Kieslowski

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.
Peace Pilgrim

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Oscar Wilde

Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done.”

Bo Bennett

A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
~Jean de La Fontaine
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Sunday, January 4, 2009

Helping Quotes

Helping quostes and saying

The Lord loveth a cheerful giver. He also accepteth from a grouch. ~Catherine Hall

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. ~Albert Pike (Thanks, Carl)

It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference. ~Tom Brokaw

God has not called us to see through each other, but to see each other through. ~Author Unknown

"Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds."
George Eliot

"Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light."
Albert Schweitzer

"To do more for the world than the world does for you - that is success."
Henry Ford

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Helen Keller

There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Woodrow Wilson

Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting.
Elizabeth Bibesco

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It’s what you do for others.
Danny Thomas

If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
Bob Hope

"Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have."
Jim Rohn

"People never forget that helping hand especially when times are tough."
Catherine Pulsifer

"Help someone who can't return the favor."
Author Unknown

Do not commit the error, common among the young, of assuming that if you cannot save the whole of mankind you have failed. ~Jan de Hartog,

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving! ~George Eliot

He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help. ~Abraham Lincoln
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Saturday, January 3, 2009

Health Quotes

Some Sayings and quotes on health

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.
Mark Twain

Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.

What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease. ~George Dennison Prentice, Prenticeana, 1860

Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to goodness and wisdom we only make promises; pain we obey. ~Marcel Proust

My own prescription for health is less paperwork and more running barefoot through the grass. ~Terri Guillemets

Every patient carries her or his own doctor inside.
Albert Schweitzer

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Albert Schweitzer

Health is not valued till sickness comes.
Dr. Thomas Fuller

Be not slow to visit the sick.

We drink one another's health and spoil our own. ~Jerome K. Jerome

In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible. ~Cicero

He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.

It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
Mahatma Gandhi
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Gratitude Quotes

Gratitude Quotes and gratitude sayings that you can find some use for...

The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings! ~Henry Ward Beecher

Praise the bridge that carried you over. ~George Colman

If you count all your assets, you always show a profit. ~Robert Quillen

When you are grateful fear disappears and abundance appears
~Anthony Robbins

Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.
~Kahlil Gibran quotes

Christ himself wrote nothing, but furnished endless material for books and songs of gratitude and praise.
Philip Schaff

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
Brian Tracy

“For each new morning with its light,For rest and shelter of the night,For health and food, for love and friends,For everything Thy goodness sends.”-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.” -G.B. Stern

“God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say "thank you?" -William A. Ward

"No one is as capable of gratitude as one who has emerged from the kingdom of night." -Elie Wiesel

"Gratitude is a vaccine, an antitoxin, and an antiseptic"
- John Henry Jowett

Duty is for Kant the One and All. Out of the duty of gratitude, he claims, one has to defend and esteem the ancients; and only out of duty has he become a great man.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment.
Bobby Hull

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. ~Epictetus

What a miserable thing life is: you're living in clover, only the clover isn't good enough. ~Bertolt Brecht, Jungle of Cities, 1924

Gratitude is the best attitude. ~Author Unknown
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Friday, January 2, 2009

Grandmother Quotes

Famous and some cute quotes on grandmothers

A grandmother is a mother who has a second chance.
-- Author Unknown

A grandmother pretends she doesn't know who you are on Halloween.
~ Erma Bombeck

A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do.
~ Lois Wyse

It's such a grand thing to be a mother of a mother - that's why the world calls her grandmother. ~Author Unknown

Do you know why grandchildren are always so full of energy? They suck it out of their grandparents. ~Gene Perret

As a former teacher and a mother and grandmother, I know firsthand the importance of a quality education.
Sue Kelly

At the age of fifteen my grandmother became the concubine of a warlord general.
Jung Chang

As a child I knew almost nothing, nothing beyond what I had picked up in my grandmother's house. All children, I suppose, come into the world like that, not knowing who they are.
~ V. S. Naipaul

Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.
~ Pam Brown

I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on, creeping on.
Lillie Langtry

I bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me.
Sammy Davis, Jr.

I don't feel like a grandmother. I don't.
Priscilla Presley

A house needs a grandma in it.
~Louisa May Alcott

When a child is born, so are grandmothers.
~Judith Levy

Grandmas never run out of hugs or cookies.
~Author Unknown

It is as grandmothers that our mothers come into the fullness of their grace.
~Christopher Morley

We should all have one person who knows how to bless us despite the evidence, Grandmother was that person to me.
~Phyllis Theroux

Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old.
~Mary H. Waldrip

Grandma always made you feel she had been waiting to see just you all day and now the day was complete.
~ Marcy DeMaree

Just about the time a woman thinks her work is done, she becomes a grandmother.
~ Edward H. Dreschnack

You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother. ~Proverb

An hour with your grandchildren can make you feel young again. Anything longer than that, and you start to age quickly. ~Gene Perret

If nothing is going well, call your grandmother. ~Italian Proverb

Elephants and grandchildren never forget. ~Andy Rooney

Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.
~ Pam Brown

Being pretty on the inside means you don't hit your brother and you eat all your peas - that's what my grandma taught me.
~ Lord Chesterfield
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Trees Quotes

Some Quotes and sayings on Trees

if all man's works of art, a cathedral is greatest.
A vast and majestic tree is greater than that.
~ Henry Ward Beecher

If a tree dies, plant another in its place.

A seed hidden in the heart of an apple is an orchard invisible.
~Welsh Proverb

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
~Martin Luther

A Poem does not grow by jerks. As trees in Spring produce a new ring of tissue, so does every poet put forth a fresh outlay of stuff at the same season.
Wilfred Owen

A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long.
e. e. cummings

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
William Shakespeare

April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees.
E. Y. Harburg

There is always Music amongst the trees in the Garden, but our hearts must be very quiet to hear it.
~Minnie Aumonier

It is difficult to realize how great a part of all that is cheerful and delightful in the recollections of our own life is associated with trees.
~Wilson Flagg

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
~William Shakespeare

A tree falls the way it leans.
~Bulgarian Proverb

People in suburbia see trees differently than foresters do. They cherish every one.
It is useless to speak of the probability that a certain tree will die when the tree is in someone's backyard .... You are talking about a personal asset, a friend,
a monument, not about board feet of lumber.
~Roger Swain

The evergreen! How beautiful, how welcome, how wonderful the evergreen!
When one thinks of it, how astonishing a variety of nature! In some countries
we know that the tree that sheds its leaf is the variety, but that does not make
it less amazing, that the same soil and the same sun should nurture plants
differing in the first rule and law of their existence.
~ Jane Austen

If I thought I was going to die tomorrow,I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
~ Stephan Girard

More Trees Quotes

I measure myself
Against a tall tree
I find that I am much taller,
For I reach right up to the sun
With my eye;
And I reach to the shore of the sea
With my ear.
Nevertheless, I dislike
The way the ants crawl
In and out of my shadow.
- Wallace Stevens
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Thursday, January 1, 2009

Gossip Quotes

Quotes for Gossip Lovers

It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind one's back, that are absolutely and entirely true.
~Oscar Wilde

Who gossips with you will gossip of you
~ Irish Sayings

Trying to squash a rumor is like trying to unring a bell. ~Shana Alexander

There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
~F.H. Bradley

Who brings a tale takes two away.
~Irish Proverb

Good gossip is just what's going on. Bad gossip is stuff that is salacious, mean, and bitchy; the kind most people really enjoy.
~Liz Smith

Gossip is called gossip because it's not always the truth.
~Justin Timberlake

Gossip is easy, politics is hard.
~Tabitha Soren

A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.

Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
~Spanish Proverb

Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.

The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business.
~George Bernard Shaw

And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements too.
~Alexander Pope

Rumor, than which no evil flies more swiftly. She flourishes as she flies, gains strength by mere motion. Small at first and in fear, she soon rises to heaven, Walks upon land and hides her head in the clouds.

One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
~ Alexander Pope

Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
Liz Smith

Gossip is more popular than literature.
Hugh Leonard

Gossip is nature's telephone.
Sholom Aleichem

A rumor without a leg to stand on will get around some other way.
~John Tudor

Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
~Liz Smith

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If A equals success, then the formula is A equals X plus Y and Z, with X being work, Y play, and Z keeping your mouth shut.
~Albert Einstein
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