Friday, June 21, 2013

Quotes (Entries in my diary)

  • Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. David Frost 
  • If you can't excel with talent, triumph with effort. 
  • We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.
  • Fear can keep us up all night long, but Faith makes one fine pillow.
  • Anyone who takes himself too seriously always runs the risk of looking ridiculous, anyone who can consistently laugh at himself does not.
  • I endeavor to be wise when I cannot be merry, easy when I cannot be glad, content with what cannou t be mended and patient when there be no redress. Elizabeth Montaigne
  • The great advantage of telling the truth is that one's so much more likely to sound convincing.
  • People who believe a problem can be solved tend to get busy solving it. 
  • The sense of beauty is a tuning fork in the brain that hums when we stumble on something beautiful.
  • Words can be beautiful. So can dreams. So can hopes.
  • Lord, where we are wrong, make us willing to change; where we are right, make us easy to live with. Peter Marshall
  • Always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.
  • Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation.
  • If you begin to live life looking for the God that is all around you, every moment becomes a prayer. 
  • He who struggles is better than he who never attempts.
  • The miracle is this- the more we share the more we have.
  • If opportunity doesn't knock build a door. 

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