"THOUGHTS OF THE DAY"<br />AUGUST 2003 | Motivating and Inspiring

"THOUGHTS OF THE DAY"
AUGUST 2003

August 27, 2003
" Dream with the belief that you may never awake from your slumber."
--- Copyright © 2003 T. Anderson


August 27, 2003
" The only way to get positive feelings about yourself is to take positive actions. Man does not live as he thinks, he thinks as he lives."
--- Reverend Vaughan Quinn


August 25, 2003
" Time has stopped, for a moment. Nothing, to accomplish, but, just reflect."
--- Copyright © 2003 Kelly Cannon
This quote is from one of my first and best published poems, "Fall Evening". To say, that sometimes, it's okay to relax and reflect upon things, rather than accomplish.


August 25, 2003
" Don't be run so much by what you lack as by what you have already achieved."
--- Marcus Aurelius


August 25, 2003
" You don't just stumble into the future. You create your own future."
--- Roger Smith


August 20, 2003
" In our search for perfection we sometimes lose our way."
--- James T. Farnsworth --- Submitted by J. Black --- Australia


August 20, 2003
" The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore."
--- Vincent van Gogh


August 20, 2003
" Different people have different duties assigned to them by Nature; Nature has given one the power or the desire to do this, the other that. Each bird must sing with his own throat."
--- Henry Ibsen


August 18, 2003
" A positive environment in an organization is a win-win situation."
--- Written in 2003 by Arundhathi E. --- Andhra Pradesh, India


August 18, 2003
" I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all mischief in the world arises from the fact that men do not sufficiently understand their own aims. They have undertaken to build a tower, and spend no more labor on the foundation than would be necessary to erect a hut."
--- Goethe


August 18, 2003
" The really great man is the man who makes every man feel great."
--- G.K. Chesterton


August 13, 2003
" Tears of defeat only wash out the things in your eyes that keep you from hitting your target."
--- Copyright © 2003 Ricky Miller


August 13, 2003
" Few are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world that yields most painfully to change."
--- Robert F. Kennedy


August 13, 2003
" Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you."
--- Richard D. Bach


August 11, 2003
" There is no weeping for a person, married to sound common sense."
--- Author Unknown --- Submitted by Atul Geria --- Gujarat, India


August 11, 2003
" The greatest works are done by the ones. The hundreds do not often do much; it is the units, the single individuals, that are the power and the might. Individual effort is, after all, the grand thing."
--- Charles Haddon Spurgeon


August 11, 2003
" Celebrate the success of others. Bring people up, not down."
--- Author Unknown


August 6, 2003
" When I dream alone, it just becomes a dream. When we dream together, it becomes the beginning of a new road."
--- Author Unknown --- Submitted by Nomvuyiseko Mbenene --- Western Cape, South Africa


August 6, 2003
" The Wright Brothers flew right into the smoke screen of impossibility."
--- Charles Franklin Kettering


August 6, 2003
" We will discover the nature of our particular genius when we stop trying to conform to our own or to other people's models, learn to be ourselves, and allow our natural channel to open."
--- Shakti Gawain


August 4, 2003
" When talking a walk down memory lane, try not to trip over the regrets."
--- Copyright © 2003 Elliot Westergaard
This is a little nugget that I came up with one night after I found out that a friend of mine had died. Don't wait to tell people that you care about them cause you never know when they might be gone.


August 4, 2003
" I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time."
--- Anna Freud


August 4, 2003
" When you remain open to all points of view- not rigidly attached to only one- your dreams and desires will flow with nature's desires."
--- Deepak Chopra

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