Quotes December 19, 2016

“It needs good management to enjoy life. I enjoy it twice as much as others, for the measure of enjoyment depends on the greater or less attention that we give to it…The shorter my possession of life the deeper and fuller I must make it.”
Michel de Montaigne


A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which is but saying … that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
Alexander Pope,


You must know for which harbor you are headed if you are to catch the right wind to take you there.
Seneca, 4 BC-AD 65


Great opportunities come to all but many do not know they have met them. The only preparation to take advantage of them is simple fidelity to what each day brings.
Albert Elijah Dunning, 1844-1923



“Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.”
Sonia Ricotti


Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality, upgrade your conviction to match your destiny.
Stuart Scott



A narrow mind and a wide mouth usually go together.
Celia Green


“The narrow-minded and petty sticklers for the formalities which hedge rank and office are the true vulgarians, however observant they be of etiquette.”
John Lancaster Spalding


You are confined only by the walls you build yourself.
Andrew Murphy


Never stop doing great just because someone doesn’t give you credit.


Work while they sleep. Learn while they party. Save while they spend. Live like they dream.
Christine Andrew


You don’t come this far only to come this far.
Tom Brady


Be selective in your battles for sometimes peace in better than being right.


Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do.
Oprah Winfrey


Don’t mistake silence for weakness. Smart people don’t plan big moves out loud.
Ashley Marie Manley


The man on top of the mountain didn’t fall there.
Vince Lombardi