Archive for the ‘ Quotes ’ Category

Marilyn Monroe…


“Quotables Cont…”

This is becoming tradition here isn’t it, well here’s the latest installment of some quotes. I hope you like and hopefully I can motivate you with them…

“Do not follow where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”
Harold R. McAlindon

“What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together”
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy”
Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it”
Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Let him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself”
Thomas Carlyle


“Quotables… Pt3”

I’m actually starting to enjoy this…
Here’s part 3 maaaan…!

“The man who says he can do it is probably right, and so is the man who says he can’t” – Anonymous

“The one thing worse than a quitter is a person who is afraid to begin” – Anonymous

“Our real problem is not our strength today, but it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow” – Calvin Coolidge

“Those who want to succeed will find a way, those who don’t will find an excuse” – Leo Aguila

“The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it” – Mark R. Douglas

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenges and controversy” – Dr Martin Luthur King Jr

“It is not the mountaion we conquer, but ourselves” – Sir Edmund Hillary


“Quotables… Pt2”

These are from my archives, had them stored away in a tissue box.. LOL…!
I knew they would come in handy one day… Here goes…

“Do not go where the path leads, but rather go where there is no path and leave your own trail” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Never let a day go past where you say, ‘I will do better tomorrow’ ” – Anonymous

“Success is a state of mind, if you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success” – Doctor Joyce Brothers

“Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it” – Anonymous

“You can do what you want to do, and sometimes you do it better than you thought you could” – Jimmy Carter

“If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even though I may not have the capacity in the beginning” – Mahatma Ghandi

“Dream big dreams, only big dreams have the power to move souls” – Marvais Aurelius




I came across some quotes on the intranet site at work, they have a page dedicated to random things like dates that famous people were born and who did what on a particular day.
Anyway, heres some quotes I “copied & pasted” for you:

“Just like a turtle, we only make progress if we stick out neck out” – James Bryant Conant

“He has achieved success if he has lived well, laughed often and loved much” – Bessie Stanley

“The trouble with many plans is that they are based on the way things are now. To be successful, your personal plan must focus on what you want, not what you have” – Nido Qubein

“I am a great believer in luck, and I find that the harder I work the more I have” – Thomas Jefferson

“Most of our obstacles would melt away if instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them” – Orison Swett Marden

“Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving; they make mistakes, but they do not quit” – Conrad Hilton

“Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great” – Fernando Flores