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Archives - February 2017

February 1, 2017

Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave, I am the dream and the hope of the slave. I rise. I rise. I rise.

– Maya Angelou

February 2, 2017

A morsel of genuine history is a thing so rare as to be always valuable.

– Thomas Jefferson

February 3, 2017

I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.

– Lily Tomlin

February 4, 2017

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged, it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and the time in which it is used.

– Oliver Wendell Holmes

February 5, 2017

It's ridiculous for a country to get all worked up about a game --- except the Super Bowl, of course. Now that's important.

– Andy Rooney

February 6, 2017

A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind.

– Antoine de Saint-Exupery

February 7, 2017

Even when you do not feel big hearted, you can give yourself permission to act that way.

– Lama Willa Miller

February 8, 2017

A rumor without a leg to stand on will get around some other way.

– John Tudor

February 9, 2017

Procrastination isn't the problem, it's the solution. So procrastinate now, don't put it off.

– Ellen DeGeneres

February 10, 2017

People are hungry for stories. It's part of our very being.

– Studs Terkel

February 11, 2017

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.

– Victor Hugo

February 12, 2017

We know nothing of what will happen in the future, but in the analogy of experience.

– Abraham Lincoln

February 13, 2017

If you write great songs with meaning and emotion, they will last for ever because songs are the key to everything. Songs will outlast the artist and they will go on for ever if they are good.

– Elton John

February 14, 2017

My heart to you is given:
Oh, do give yours to me;
We'll lock them up together,
And throw away the key.

– Frederick Saunders

February 15, 2017

It isn't so much that hard times are coming; the change observed is mostly soft times going.

– Groucho Marx

February 16, 2017

Just let awareness have its way with you completely.

– Scott Morrison

February 17, 2017

Each person must live their life as a model for others.

– Rosa Parks

February 18, 2017

If we keep treating our most important values as meaningless relics, that's exactly what they'll become.

– Michael Josephson

February 19, 2017

Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.

– Barbara Jordan

February 20, 2017

George Washington is one of the beacons placed at intervals along the highroad of history.

– Orestes Ferrara

February 21, 2017

There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million.

– Walt Streightiff

February 22, 2017

The least I can do is speak out for those who cannot speak for themselves.

– Jane Goodall

February 23, 2017

Don’t be afraid of the answers. Be afraid of not asking the questions.

– Jennifer Hudson

February 24, 2017

Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.

– Quentin Crisp

February 25, 2017

Hope never abandons you, you abandon it.

– George Weinberg

February 26, 2017

I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.

– Edward Everett Hale

February 27, 2017

Confidence is 10% hard work and 90% delusion.

– Tina Fey

February 28, 2017

Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent.

– Samuel Johnson