Sunday, January 31, 2010

Do More

" Always do more than is required of you."
- George S. Patton, Jr.

Saturday, January 30, 2010


"No sane man will dance."
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Friday, January 29, 2010


"Winners compare their achievements with their goals, while losers compare their achievements with those of other people."
- Nido Qubein

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Infinitely More

"A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle."
- Kahlil Gibran

Wednesday, January 27, 2010


"If my theory of relativity is proven correct, Germany will claim me as a German and France will declare that I am a citizen of the world. Should my theory prove untrue, France will say that I am a German and Germany will declare that I am a Jew."
- Albert Einstein

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Fail Better

"I try. I fail. I try again. I fail better."
- Samuel Beckett

Monday, January 25, 2010

Knowing Everything

"A wise man never knows all; only fools know everything."

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Love Your Children

"We will have peace with the Arabs when they love their children more than they hate us."
- Golda Meir

Saturday, January 23, 2010


"Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field."
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Friday, January 22, 2010

Forecast of Rain

"The time to repair a roof is when the sun is shining."
- John F. Kennedy

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Keep Fighting

"You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it."
- Margaret Thatcher

Wednesday, January 20, 2010


"Son, looks to me like you’re spending too much time on one subject."
- Shelby Metcalf, Texas A&M basketball coach, to a player who received four F’s and a D

Tuesday, January 19, 2010


"No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible."
- Voltaire

Monday, January 18, 2010

Be Good At It

"Whatever you are, be a good one."
- Abraham Lincoln

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Share the Decade

"It is fun being in the same decade with you."
- Franklin D. Roosevelt, in a letter to Winston Churchill

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Becoming Picasso

"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."
- Pablo Picasso

Friday, January 15, 2010

No Pity

"Natural laws have no pity."
- Robert Heinlein

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Shut It

"After eating an entire bull, a mountain lion felt so good he started roaring. He kept it up until a hunter came along and shot him. The moral: When you're full of bull, keep your mouth shut."
- Will Rogers

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Rise Up

"You can't hold a man down without staying down with him."
- Booker T. Washington

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Hang On

"When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on."
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Monday, January 11, 2010

Almighty Dollar

"Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder."
- George Washington

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Love Your Neighbor

"Love your neighbor - but don't pull down your hedge."
- Ben Franklin

Saturday, January 9, 2010

What I Do

"As I grow older I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do."
- Andrew Carnegie

Friday, January 8, 2010

Most Valuable Talent

"The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do."
- Thomas Jefferson

Thursday, January 7, 2010

Tell the Truth

"No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar."
- Abraham Lincoln

Wednesday, January 6, 2010


"The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor."
 - Vince Lombardi

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Sweeping Streets

"If a man is called to be a street-sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause and say, 'Here lived a great street-sweeper who did his job well.'"
 - Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, January 4, 2010

Fools are Right

"The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes."
 - Winston Churchill

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Children Today

"Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers."
 - Socrates

Saturday, January 2, 2010


"I haven't failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work."
  - Thomas Edison

Friday, January 1, 2010


"He who lives by the sword dies by the sword."
 - Jesus