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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
    4032 days ago
    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."
    4081 days ago
    Love so many of those! Thanks for sharing! Good luck on your continued success here at SparkPeople! Keep on Sparking! :)
    4082 days ago
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