Tuesday, May 17

Cool Quotes -- please leave some of your favorites in the comments!

So FYI world -- I am crazy about amazing quotes. As a certain person knows (Because I wrote her 2 letters, altogether consisting of 80% quotes). So please, I beg of you, post your favorite quotes as comments to this post. That will make me smile :)

Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.
-- Hesketh Pearson, Unknown , Unknown

Everywhere is walking distance if you have time. (Steven Wright)

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. ~Allen Klein

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. - Vidal Sassoon

Age is of no importance unless you’re a cheese. - Billie Burke

If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving definitely isn't for you. – Unknown

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle."

~Albert Einstein

James Dean

Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today.

Always and never are two words you should always remember never to use.
-- Wendell Johnson

Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
-- Josh Billings

For some strange reason, no matter where I go, the place is always called "here".

-- Ashleigh Brilliant

Ruth E. Renkel
Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby.

but I refuse
To stand and watch the weary and lost
Cry out for help
I refuse to turn my back
And try and act like all is well
I refuse to stay unchanged
To wait another day to die to myself
I refuse to make one more excuse
~Josh Wilson in his single I Refuse

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. ~Mark Twain

The family fireside is the best of schools. Arnold Glasgow

When you are reluctant to change, think of the beauty of autumn. ~Unknown

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. Unknown

Some "ponderisims":

Who was the first person to say, 'See that chicken there? I'm gonna eat the next thing that comes outta  it.' 

How is it one careless match can start a forest fire, but it takes a whole box to start a campfire? 



  1. One of my favorites:

    Every day we are presented with great opportunities cleverly disguised as impossible problems. (Unknown)

  2. "whoever said that sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain."(unknown) A certain person who is very aware of, shares, and encourages Molly's love of random quotes :)

  3. You know what I've realized? I'm pretty much the only person who consistently leaves comments on your blog. I'm not sure why, since this is great reading!!! So I'm just going to embrace my role as your single vocal supporter and leave you lots of comments. Are you ready for this?

    "Earth laughs in Flowers"
    ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Your single consistent vocal supporter :)

  4. "Everthing is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not dissolve in one's bath like a lump of sugar."
    ~Pablo Picasso

  5. "When you laugh that's my favorite song"
    ~Matthew West, in his amazing new song, "To Me"

  6. i like "How is it one careless match can start a forest fire, but it takes a whole box to start a campfire? "...