NORWOODGIRL's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=NORWOODGIRL NORWOODGIRL's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Nido Qubein quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5977540 "Your present circumstances don't determine where <BR> you can go; they merely determine where you start." <BR> - Nido Qubein Thu, 13 Aug 2015 22:33:08 EST Dr. Seuss quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5974679 "Today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, <BR> so...get on your way!" - Dr. Seuss Sun, 9 Aug 2015 12:27:42 EST Michael Jordan quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5971717 "Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a <BR> wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how <BR> to climb it, go through it, or work around it." <BR> - Michael Jordan Mon, 3 Aug 2015 23:16:41 EST Flavia Weedn quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5969997 "If one dream should fall and break into a thousand <BR> pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up <BR> and begin again." - Flavia Weedn Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:26:36 EST A.J. Reb Materi quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5969454 "So many people spend their health gaining wealth, <BR> and then have to spend their wealth to regain their <BR> health." - A.J. Reb Materi Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:55:36 EST Teddy Roosevelt quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5968810 "It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points <BR> out where the strong man stumbled, or where a doer <BR> of deeds could have done them better. The credit <BR> belongs to the man in the arena whose face is marred <BR> by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, <BR> who errs, and who comes up short again and again, who <BR> knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and <BR> spends himself in a worthy cause. The man who at best <BR> knows the triumph of high achieve... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:19:06 EST Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966819 "It is our mind, and that alone, that imprisons us <BR> or sets us free." - Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche Sun, 26 Jul 2015 10:54:22 EST Eleanor Roosevelt quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966470 "With the new day comes new strength and new <BR> thoughts." - Eleanor Roosevelt <BR> ________________________________________ Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:36:23 EST Barbara La Fontaine quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5965134 "We are better than we know. If we can be made to <BR> see it, perhaps for the rest of our lives we will be <BR> unwilling to settle for less." - Barbara La Fontaine Wed, 22 Jul 2015 22:26:47 EST Dale Carnegie quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5964553 "It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you <BR> are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or <BR> unhappy. It is what you think about." - Dale Carnegie Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:43:16 EST Parker J. Palmer quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5963804 "Anytime we can listen to true self and give it the care it requires, we do so not only for ourselves but for the many others whose lives we touch." <BR> - Parker J. Palmer Mon, 20 Jul 2015 14:14:18 EST Cesare Pavese quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5963501 "The only joy in the world is to begin." - Cesare Pavese <BR> <BR> I don't agree with him! Sun, 19 Jul 2015 23:59:21 EST Norman Vincent Peale quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962953 "It's always too early to quit." - Norman Vincent Peale Sat, 18 Jul 2015 22:22:12 EST Norman Vincent Peale quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962500 "Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without <BR> a humble but reasonable confidence in your own <BR> powers you cannot be successful or happy." <BR> - Norman Vincent Peale Fri, 17 Jul 2015 23:28:15 EST Eleanor Roosevelt quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961637 "You rarely achieve finality. If you did, life would be over, but as you strive new visions open before you, new possibilities for the satisfaction of living." - Eleanor Roosevelt Thu, 16 Jul 2015 09:20:17 EST Jim Rohn quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961415 "Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment." <BR> - Jim Rohn Wed, 15 Jul 2015 21:51:03 EST Winston Churchill quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5960391 "Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference." <BR> - Winston Churchill Mon, 13 Jul 2015 22:50:49 EST William Feather quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959835 "Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging <BR> on after others have let go." - William Feather Sun, 12 Jul 2015 23:40:28 EST Abraham Joshua Herschel quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959299 "Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of <BR> dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself." <BR> - Abraham Joshua Herschel Sat, 11 Jul 2015 22:43:24 EST Joel Osteen quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958853 "When nobody else celebrates you, learn to celebrate <BR> yourself. When nobody else compliments you, then <BR> compliment yourself. It's not up to other people to <BR> keep you encouraged. It's up to you. Encouragement <BR> should come from the inside." - Joel Osteen Fri, 10 Jul 2015 23:45:17 EST Quote from an unknown source http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958358 "Life is a gift. We just have to remember to untie the <BR> ribbons." - Unknown Thu, 9 Jul 2015 23:38:39 EST Barbara Januszkiewicz quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5957819 "Creative thinking inspires ideas. Ideas inspire <BR> change" - Barbara Januszkiewicz Wed, 8 Jul 2015 23:56:50 EST Anne Frank quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956527 "Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. <BR> The good news is that you don't know how great you <BR> can be! How much you can love! What you can <BR> accomplish! And what your potential is!" - Anne Frank Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:58:27 EST Maya Angelou quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955847 "You only become great at that thing you are willing to sacrifice for." <BR> - Maya Angelou <BR> Sun, 5 Jul 2015 13:38:59 EST Lee Haney quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955583 "Exercise to stimulate, not to annihilate. The world <BR> wasn't formed in a day, and neither were we. Set <BR> small goals and build upon them." - Lee Haney Sat, 4 Jul 2015 22:06:11 EST Martha Washington quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955165 "I've learned from experience that the greater part of <BR> our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions <BR> and not on our circumstances." - Martha Washington Fri, 3 Jul 2015 23:58:43 EST Gandhi quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954507 "Our greatness lies not so much in being able to <BR> remake the world...as in being able to remake <BR> ourselves." - Gandhi Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:05:30 EST Mary Oliver quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954147 Sometimes I need only to stand where I am to be blessed. <BR> - Mary Oliver Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:50:04 EST Cheryl Strayed quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953002 Your ilfe will be a great and continuous unfolding. <BR> - Cheryl Strayed <BR> <BR> <BR> Kind of sounds like a fortune cookie <em>40</em> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:46:33 EST Toni Morrison quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952475 Your life is already a miracle of chance waiting for you to shape its destiny. <BR> - Toni Morrison Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:48:08 EST Mahatma Ghandi quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951729 It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver. <BR> ~ Mahatma Gandhi Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:15:56 EST Mark Twain quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951405 Life is short, <BR> Break the rules. <BR> Forgive quickly, <BR> Kiss slowly. <BR> Love truly. <BR> Laugh uncontrollably <BR> and never regret anything that makes you smile. <BR> - Mark Twain Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:26:34 EST Virginia Woolf quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950482 A self that goes on changing is a self that goes on living. <BR> - Virginia Woolf Wed, 24 Jun 2015 21:11:12 EST Maya Angelou quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949966 Without courage we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. <BR> - Maya Angelou Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:55:26 EST Marianne Williamson quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949486 Every moment is an invitation to live out of your weakness or <BR> to live out of your strength. <BR> - Marianne Williamson Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:48:08 EST Quote from an unknown source http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948749 Sometimes we need someone to simply be there; not to fix anything, or to do anything <BR> in particular, but just to let us feed that we are cared for and supported. <BR> - Unknown <BR> <BR> Thanks Spark friends! You do this for me. Sun, 21 Jun 2015 18:09:40 EST Wendell Berry quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947987 It may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work and <BR> when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey. <BR> - Wendell Berry Fri, 19 Jun 2015 23:42:54 EST Oprah Winfrey quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947420 The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. <BR> - Oprah Winfrey Thu, 18 Jun 2015 20:58:24 EST Quote from an unknown source http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5946381 Never ignore someone who loves you and cares about you. Because one day, you may realize that you lost the moon while counting stars. <BR> - Anonymous Tue, 16 Jun 2015 23:23:35 EST Quote from an unknown source http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5945184 "Fitness is not about being better than someone else.... <BR> It's about being better than you used to be." - Unknown Sun, 14 Jun 2015 21:18:15 EST Isla Paschal Richardson quote for World Pet Memorial Day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5944528 Grieve not, nor speak of me with tears; but, laugh and talk of me as if I were beside you. <BR> I loved you so .... 'twas heaven there with you. <BR> - Isla Paschal Richardson Sat, 13 Jun 2015 15:19:02 EST Mary Schmich quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943752 "Enjoy your body. Use it every way you can. Don't be <BR> afraid of it or what other people think of it. It's the <BR> greatest instrument you will ever own." - Mary Schmich Thu, 11 Jun 2015 23:26:08 EST Andy Andrews quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943182 "We need to lay down the past and embrace the <BR> future of our choosing." - Andy Andrews Wed, 10 Jun 2015 23:26:47 EST Quote from an unknown source http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942616 "The scale can only give you a numerical reflection <BR> of your relationship with gravity. That's it. It cannot <BR> measure beauty, talent, purpose, life force, possibility, <BR> strength or love." - Unknown Tue, 9 Jun 2015 22:56:34 EST Michael Jordan quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942078 "Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a <BR> wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how <BR> to climb it, go through it, or work around it." <BR> - Michael Jordan Mon, 8 Jun 2015 23:49:35 EST Ralph Waldo Emerson quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5941472 "Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. <BR> - Ralph Waldo Emerson Sun, 7 Jun 2015 23:53:19 EST Pat Riley quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5940475 "If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive <BR> to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome <BR> your immediate problems and find you are ready for <BR> greater challenges." - Pat Riley Fri, 5 Jun 2015 23:51:40 EST Mary Dunbar quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5939355 "We are each gifted in a unique and important way. <BR> It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our <BR> own special light." - Mary Dunbar Wed, 3 Jun 2015 23:44:59 EST Dan Coppersmith quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5938143 "Our self-respect tracks our choices. Every time we <BR> act in harmony with our authentic self and our heart, <BR> we earn our respect. It is that simple. Every choice <BR> matters." - Dan Coppersmith Mon, 1 Jun 2015 22:37:10 EST Jim Rohn quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5937563 "We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of <BR> discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment." <BR> - Jim Rohn Sun, 31 May 2015 23:47:57 EST