Quotes February 03, 2022

“As a nation, we’ve been through too many fights to preserve our rights of free thought to let them go just because some prude with a highlighter doesn’t approve of them.”
Stephen King
Outward change comes after we change from within.
Bob Proctor – Author-Speaker
“Nothing in this world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty.”
Teddy Roosevelt
“You should be serious about what you do because this is it—this is the only life you’ve got.”
Philip Seymour Hoffman
“The creative process is not controlled by a switch you can simply turn on or off—it’s with you all the time.”
Alvin Ailey
“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”
T.S. Eliot
“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.”
Steve Jobs
“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world.”
Neil Gaiman
“Pain nourishes courage. You can’t be brave if you’ve only had wonderful things happen to you.”
Mary Tyler Moore
“Luck is when an opportunity comes along and you’re prepared for it.”
Denzel Washington
I have never cared too much what people say. What I am interested in is what they do.
If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.
Shirley Chisholm,
politician, educator, first Black woman elected to the US Congress
February is Black History Month