Archives - August 2015
August 1, 2015
Your bottom line starts with your front line.
August 2, 2015
Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up.
August 3, 2015
Watermelon --- it’s a good fruit. You eat, you drink, you wash your face.
August 4, 2015
Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well.
August 5, 2015
If you have a job without any aggravations, you don't have a job.
August 6, 2015
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
August 7, 2015
Knowing when and how to change course is important to success. Self-doubt is a lighthouse that will keep you from running aground. Don't become shipwrecked on the rocks of time. Be willing to rethink your decisions and change course.
August 8, 2015
A good neighbor is a fellow who smiles at you over the back fence, but doesn't climb over it.
August 9, 2015
Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our own.
August 10, 2015
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
August 11, 2015
Every man should make his son or daughter learn some useful trade or profession, so that in these days of changing fortunes of being rich today and poor tomorrow they may have something tangible to fall back upon. This provision might save many persons from misery, who by some unexpected turn of fortune have lost all their means.
August 12, 2015
Just once, I would like there to be something special about being the kid stuck in the middle.
August 13, 2015
Life without left-handed people wouldn't be right.
August 14, 2015
Thank you paper clips, for being like staples that can't commit.
August 15, 2015
Taking time out each day to relax and renew is essential to living well.
August 16, 2015
Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke.
August 17, 2015
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.
August 18, 2015
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
August 19, 2015
If you go back to the early days of aviation, the guys designing it built it, and then they got in it and flew it. I mean, who does that anymore?
August 20, 2015
No mind, however loving, could bear to see plainly into all the recesses of another mind.
August 21, 2015
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
August 22, 2015
The wings of angels are often found on the backs of the least likely people.
August 23, 2015
Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. Trust movement.
August 24, 2015
Television is simply automated daydreaming.
August 25, 2015
Some so speak in exaggerations and superlatives that we need to make a large discount from their statements before we can come at their real meaning.
August 26, 2015
Dogs have given us their absolute all. We are the center of their universe. We are the focus of their love and faith and trust. They serve us in return for scraps. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made.
August 27, 2015
Tooth decay was a perennial national problem that meant a mouthful of silver for patients, and for dentists a pocketful of gold.
August 28, 2015
No possession can surpass, or even equal a good library, to the lover of books. Here are treasured up for his daily use and delectation, riches which increase by being consumed, and pleasures that never cloy.
August 29, 2015
Imagination and fiction make up more than three-quarters of our real life.
August 30, 2015
In every part and corner of our life, to lose oneself is to be the gainer; to forget oneself is to be happy.
August 31, 2015
A perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquility.