Friday, June 30, 2006

The Successful Person

"The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do."

  ~ Thomas Edison ~

Thursday, June 29, 2006

Natural Abilities

"It's hard to be rational or wise about developing our lives without taking conscious steps to discover our natural abilities -- and as early as possible."

  ~ Denis Waitley, speaker and author ~

Tuesday, June 27, 2006


"Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun."

  ~ Mary Lou Cook ~

Monday, June 26, 2006


"The principle is competing against yourself.  It's about self improvement, about being better than you were the day before."
  ~ Steve Young, NFL Quarterback ~


"Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time."

  ~ Jim Rohn ~

Sunday, June 25, 2006


"Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can read."

  ~ Mark Twain ~

Saturday, June 24, 2006

A Different Drummer

"Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed and in such desperate enterprise? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away."

  ~ Henry David Thoreau, 1817-1862 ~

Friday, June 23, 2006


"It is impossible to walk rapidly and be unhappy."

  ~ Dr. Howard Murphy ~

Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Quip - Air & Space

"Shouldn't the Air and Space Museum be empty?"

  ~ Dennis Miller ~

Monday, June 19, 2006


"The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat."

  ~ Napoleon Hill ~

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Cherish Each Hour

"Cherish each hour of this day for it can never return."
  ~ Og Mandino ~

Tuesday, June 13, 2006

An Idea

"If you can't write your idea on the back of my calling card, you don't have a clear idea."

  ~ David Belasco ~

Sunday, June 11, 2006

The Mind of Man

"What the mind of man can conceive and believe, the mind of man can achieve."

  ~ Napolean Hill ~

Saturday, June 10, 2006

Third Base

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple."

~ Barry Switzer ~

Your Money

"It's better to do nothing with your money than something you don't understand."

~ Suze Orman, O Magazine ~

Friday, June 09, 2006

First Secret of Success

"People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success."

~ Norman Vincent Peale

Thursday, June 08, 2006


"Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean."

~ Christopher Reeve ~

Wednesday, June 07, 2006

Thought - Defining Characteristic

"The ability to focus attention on important things is a defining characteristic of intelligence."

  ~ Robert J. Shiller ~

Tuesday, June 06, 2006

Thought - Years of Struggle

"One day in retrospect the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful."

  ~ Sigmund Freud ~

Monday, June 05, 2006

Thought - Keep on Going

"Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down."

  ~ Charles F. Kettering ~

Sunday, June 04, 2006

Thought - What You Do

"To love what you do and feel that it matters -- how could anything be more fun?"

  ~ Katherine Graham ~

Saturday, June 03, 2006

Thought - Ability

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test."

~ Elbert Hubbard ~

Thought - Seven Times

"Fall seven times, stand up eight."

~ Japanese Proverb ~