“The end result of kindness is that it draws people to you.” anita roddick


“Having a lot of money does not automatically make you a successful person. What you want is money and meaning. You want your work to be meaningful, because meaning is what brings the real richness to your life.” Oprah winfrey


“Never put off ‘til tomorrow what you can do today.”      – Lord Chesterfield


“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”      – Maya Angelou


“We cannot fail to win unless we fail to try.”      – Tom Clancy


“Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth.”      – Benjamin Disraeli


“The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious of the rose.”      – Kahlil Gibran


“Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.”      – Thomas Jefferson


“All things are difficult before they are easy.”      – Thomas Fuller


“Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.”      – John Updike


“Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.”      – Wilma Rudolph


“Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.”      – Voltaire


“The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it.”      – Plutarch


“Reality is something you rise above.”      – Liza Minnelli


MARCH 6, 2017

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.”      – Vince Lombardi

“But in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”      – Ben Franklin


“It is the dull man who is always sure, and the sure man who is always dull.”      – H.L. Mencken


“Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.”      – Mahatma Gandhi


“Serving the needs of others is the only legitimate business today.”      – A.P. Giannini


“A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”      – Duke Ellington


  “Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.”      – Friedrich Nietzsche


“If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it.”      – Margaret Fuller


“Change is the process by which the future invades our lives.”      – Alvin Toffler


  “Better by far you should forget and smile than you should remember and be sad.”      – Christina Rossetti


“There is no stigma attached to recognizing a bad decision in time to install a better one.”      – Laurence J. Peter


“The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.”      – Richard Bach


“It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny.”      – Jean Nidetch


  “Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, […] all our irritations and resentments flit away and a sunny spirit takes their place.”      – Mark Twain


“All human power is a compound of time and patience.”      – Honore de Balzac


“There is nothing new under the sun, but there are lots of old things we don’t know.”      – Ambrose Bierce


JUNE 1, 2015

“In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small things they show themselves as they are.”      – Nicholas Chamfort

“Every individual matters. Every individual has a role to play. Every individual makes a difference.”     – Jane Goodall


“Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.”     – Louis Pasteur


“It still holds true that man is most uniquely human when he turns obstacles into opportunities.”     – Eric Hoffer


“Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity.”     – Og Mandino


“It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.”     – Colette


“He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.”     – Ben Franklin


AUGUST 2014 Quote of the Month

“For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.”      – Rainer Maria Rilke

June quote of the Month

“Variety is the soul of pleasure.”      – Aphra Behn

“So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.”      – Christopher Reeve