Flashcards in Quotes Deck (29):
Execution (T.S. Eliot)
"B/t the idea and the reality
"All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking."""
2 Peter 1:5-7 ESV
For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with virtue, and virtue with knowledge, and knowledge with self-control, and self-control with steadfastness, and steadfastness with godliness, and godliness with brotherly affection, and brotherly affection with love.
Kindness by Mark Twain
"Kindness is a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see."""
Being a gentleman
Being a male is a matter of birth, being a man is a matter of age, but being a gentleman is a matter of choice.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated. -Oscar Wilde
"It's not what you look at that matters
It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters."-Epictetus "
The journey (Eisenhower)
Accomplishments will prove to be a journey, not a destination.- Dwight D. Eisenhower
Really living (N. Cousins)
The tragedy of life is not death but what we let die inside of us while we live." - Norman Cousins"
Kissing goodbye vs goodnight (Hemingway)
"I don't want to kiss you goodbye
The future belongs to those that believe in the power of their dreams.-Eleanor Roosevelt
I think it's very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person. -Oscar Wilde
Be a traveler...
...not a tourist.
Use your words
Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.-Rumi
Kindness is a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see. -Mark Twain
Believe, but not live
To believe in something and not to live it, is dishonest. -Ghandi
Comparison is the thief of joy. -T. Roosevelt
One life to do
You have exactly one life in which to do everything you'll ever do. Act accordingly. -Colin Wright
Achieving inner peace
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. -RW Emerson
Thinking to solve problems
We cannot solve problems using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. -Einstein
Small steps to success
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. -R. Collier
Ahead vs. behind
There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.-CS Lewis
Your mistakes do not define you. Psalm 37:24
The purpose of life is not to be happy
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and loved well. -RW Emerson
"I rather would entreat thy companyTo see the wonders of the world abroad
Passion in life
"I would rather die of passion than of boredom.""-Van Gogh"
Love what you do (Aristotle)
"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work."""