Quotes September 08, 2022

The greatest thing is, at any moment, to be willing to give up who we are in order to become all that we can be.
Max De Pree – 1924-2017 – American Businessman-Writer
 
 
 
 
Failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.
Arianna Huffington – Author of The Huffington Post
 
 
 
 
The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.
Arnold Palmer – 1929-2016 – Professional Golfer
 
 
 
 
Your intellect may be confused, but your emotions will never lie to you.
Roger Ebert – 1942-2013 – Film Critic
 
 
 
 
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”
Dalai Lama
 
 
 
 
“Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.”
Jane Austen
 
 
 
 
“There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.”
Plato
 
 
 
 
The greatest pleasure is obtained by improving.
Ben Hogan,
professional golfer
 
 
 
 
Maybe the best word to describe what I’m up to is evolution.
Serena Williams,
professional tennis player
 
 
 
 
If you have only one of something you can’t say it’s the best of anything.
Harold Pinter,
playwright, screenwriter, director, actor, Nobel Prize winner
 
 
 
 
“Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.”
Jane Addams
 
 
 
 
“Self-esteem comes from what you think of you, not what other people think of you.”
Gloria Gaynor
 
 
 
 
“When you start a new trail equipped with courage, strength, and conviction, the only thing that can stop you is you.”
Ruby Bridges