Quotes October 15, 2022

In order to move others deeply we must deliberately allow ourselves to be carried away beyond the bounds of our normal sensibility.
Joseph Conrad – 1857-1924 – Author
“It pays to know the enemy–not least because at some time you may have the opportunity to turn him into a friend.”
Margaret Thatcher
The world lies in the hands of those who have the courage to dream and who take the risk of living out their dreams, each according to his own talent.
Paulo Coelho – Author
“The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.”
Albert Einstein
Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s trouble, it takes away today’s peace.
Randy Armstrong – Musician
“Everything is habit-forming, so make sure what you do is what you want to be doing.”
Wilt Chamberlain
“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
When you go beyond yourself, that’s when magical things can happen.
Roger Sparks – Retired Master Sergeant-Author
“As a species, we’ve always been discoverers and adventurers, and space and the deep ocean are some of the last frontiers.”
Paul Allen
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.”
Mark Twain
“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.”
Lao Tzu
“Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.”
Kurt Vonnegut
“We must learn how to compose differences, not with arms, but with intellect and decent purpose.”
Dwight D. Eisenhower
You can look at each day as an obstacle or an opportunity.