5.31.2011

March 2011: Inspirational Quotes!

The great men of science are supreme artists.
~Martin H. Fischer ~

Great opportunities to help others seldom come,
but small ones surround us every day.
~Sally Koch ~

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands
but seeing with new eyes.
~Marcel Proust ~

For a community to be whole and healthy,
it must be based on people's love and concern for each other.
~Millard Fuller ~

Happiness is that state of consciousness
which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.
~Ayn Rand~

Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day.
Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.
~Chinese Proverb~

When you don't know what to do, get still.
The answer will come.
~Oprah Winfrey ~

I have begun to think of life as a series of ripples widening
out from an original center.
~Seamus Heaney~

Limitations live only in our minds.
But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.
~Jamie Paolinetti~

Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts.
And never hope more than you work.
~Rita Mae Brown~

The excitement of learning separates youth from old age.
As long as you're learning you're not old.
~Rosalyn S. Yalow~

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
~Vincent Van Gogh~

If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
~Pearl Buck~

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
~Marianne Williamson~

There's a hero in everybody.
~Dark Guardian~

We always talk about working together...
perhaps crisis can give birth to new evolution.
~Yuka Saionji ~

Never before in history has innovation offered promise
of so much to so many in so short a time.
~Bill Gates ~

Follow effective action with quiet reflection.
From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.
~James Levin~

The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.
~Muriel Rukeyser~

When we do the best that we can,
we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
~Helen Keller~

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep.
~E. Joseph Cossman~

Goods are called good because they can be used for good.
~Clement of Alexandria~

Compassion is a piece of vocabulary that could change us if we truly let it sink into the standards by which we hold ourselves and others.
~Krista Tippett~

When tillage begins, other arts follow.
The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.
~Daniel Webster~

I will never understand all the good that a simple smile can accomplish.
~Mother Teresa ~

Accept everything about yourself--I mean everything,
You are you and that is the beginning and the end--no apologies, no regrets.
~Clark Moustakas ~

Live simply that others might simply live.
~Elizabeth Ann Seton~

A mother is a person who, seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.
~Tenneva Jordan ~

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, ...
he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
~Robert F. Kennedy~

The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference.
He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.
In every moment, we can find and live our purpose.
~Tiffany Mackey~

6 comments:

shengmarie said...

welcome back!

Nortehanon said...

This is a treasure, eds. Kasi super daming nakalagay na wisdom sa post mo na ito ;) Minsan, nakakalimutan na natin ang iba sa kanila so salamat for the reminder.

Grace de Castro said...

"Great opportunities to help others seldom come,
but small ones surround us every day."

i believe in this 100%. we can help others not only in big ways but also, and more often, in small ways.

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