•  Great Quotes

    Girl at Desk

    These are some of my favorite quotes. Enjoy!

    • "Yesterday's history, tomorrow's a mystery, today is a gift. That's why we call it the present." Unknown.
    • "Children need models rather than critics." Joseph Joubert
    • "The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking." Albert Einstein
    • "He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed." Albert Einstein
    • "Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently." Henry Ford
    • "Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.  Anyone who keeps learning stays young.  The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young." Henry Ford
    • "My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me." Henry Ford
    • "If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.  He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts in heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well." Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    • "I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday." Abraham Lincoln
    • "The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor." Vince Lombardi
    • "It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up." Vince Lombardi
    • "The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather is a lack of will." Vince Lombardi
    • "You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist." Golda Meir
    • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail." John Wooden
    • "Sports do not build character.  They reveal it." John Wooden
    • "Our chief want in life is somebody who will make us do what we can." Ralph Waldo Emerson
    • "It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself." Ralph Waldo Emerson
    • "Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." Elmer Letterman
    • "No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking." Voltaire
    • "The worst bankrupt in the world is the person who has lost his enthusiasm." H.W. Arnold
    • "A single conversation across the table with a wise man is worth a month's study of books." Chinese Proverb
    • "The man who wins may have been counted out several times, but he didn't hear the referee." H.E. Jansen
    • "The only disability in life is a bad attitude." Scott Hamilton
    • "Success is a journey, not a destination." Ben Sweetland