Archives - January 2008
January 1, 2008
One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things.
January 2, 2008
I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.
January 3, 2008
Keep a diary, and someday it'll keep you.
January 4, 2008
Sometimes I get the feeling the whole world is against me, but deep down I know that's not true. Some smaller countries are neutral.
January 5, 2008
The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well.
January 6, 2008
They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.
January 7, 2008
The best blush to use is laughter. It puts roses in your cheeks and in your soul.
January 8, 2008
People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first.
January 9, 2008
Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it.
January 10, 2008
Always and never are two words you should always remember never to use.
January 11, 2008
The function of science fiction is not always to predict the future but sometimes to prevent it.
January 12, 2008
Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit.
January 13, 2008
We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run over.
January 14, 2008
Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
January 15, 2008
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.
January 16, 2008
It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.
January 17, 2008
Laughter is inner jogging.
January 18, 2008
Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what's right.
January 19, 2008
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.
January 20, 2008
Happiness comes more from loving than being loved; and often when our affection seems wounded it is only our vanity bleeding. To love, and to be hurt often, and to love again --- this is the brave and happy life.
January 21, 2008
Faith is taking the first step, even when you don't see the whole staircase.
January 22, 2008
Take everything you like seriously, except yourselves.
January 23, 2008
Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.
January 24, 2008
In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends.
January 25, 2008
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
January 26, 2008
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
January 27, 2008
Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
January 28, 2008
A ship on the beach is a lighthouse to the sea.
January 29, 2008
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
January 30, 2008
I think age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
January 31, 2008
Make your life a mission --- not an intermission.