Quote Of The Day

January 6, 2017

“We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thought. With our thoughts we make the world.” -The Dhammapada

July 26, 2016

“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.” ~Rabindranath Tagore


August 31, 2012

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.” ~Buddha

July 4, 2012

“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy” – Guillaume Apollinaire

August 14, 2011

“Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.” – Andre Gide

August 9, 2011

”The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”- Alan Kay (Thanks to Hanna for providing this wonderful quote)

June 27, 2011

“A saint is a sinner who never gave up.” – Paramhansa Yogananda

June 13, 2011

“People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

June 10, 2011

‎”There are no facts, only interpretations.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

May 10, 2011

You are what your deep, driving desire is
As your desire is, so is your will
As your will is, so is your deed
As your deed is, so is your destiny

-Sansrkit Quote translated in English

April 18, 2011

“It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.” – W. C. Fields

April 12, 2011

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitude. – William James

March 23, 2011

“Doing vs not doing is what distinguishes success from failure.” – The Change Revolution

March 21, 2011

“Dolphin-safe tuna, that’s great if you’re a dolphin. what if you’re a tuna!?”” – Unknown

March 16, 2011

“It takes 20 years or more of peace to make a man; it takes only 20 seconds of war to destroy him.” – Baudouin I

March 15, 2011

“Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.” – Bertrand Russell

March 11, 2011

“Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.” – Goethe

March 8, 2011

“Winning is a state of mind” – (Astec)

March 6, 2011

“Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think that you are facing a contradiction, check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong.” – Ayn Rand

March 5, 2011

“Everyone is entitled to be stupid, but some abuse the privilege.” – Unknown

March 3, 2011

“Only that in you which is me can hear what I’m saying.” – Baba Ram Dass

March 2, 2011

“Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.” – Samuel Johnson

March 1, 2011

“The nearer the dawn the darker the night.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

February 28, 2011

“Real birthdays are not annual affairs. Real birthdays are the days when we have a new birth.” – Ralph Parlett

February 27, 2011

“Don’t expect anything original from an echo.” – Unknown

February 26, 2011 (Today's quote - shared by Alex. Thanks Alex)

“When in doubt, go to the library.” – JK Rowling

February 25, 2011 (Today's quote was shared by Hanna. Thanks Hanna)

“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you.” -Henry Ward Beecher

February 24, 2011

“Leap, and the net will appear.” – Julie Cameron

February 23, 2011

“A Life without cause is a life without effect” – Barbarella

12 Responses to Quote Of The Day

  1. A really good idea, having a quote every day. 🙂

  2. Hanna Wilbur says:

    Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. -Henry Ward Beecher

  3. “When in doubt, go to the library” – JK Rowling.

  4. Hanna Wilbur says:

    “Winning is a state of mind” (Astec)
    I got this quote when I was sitting beside the road waiting for someone. It was on a big truck from a company that produces sports stuff. My husband said the owner of the company is a former badminton champion ^_^! I can see her sports experience has influenced her business as well :D.

  5. “You want weapons? We’re in a library! Books, the best weapons in the world. This is the best arsenal we could have!” David Tennant as the Doctor in Doctor Who. I don’t know whether it is useful or not.

    Thanks for doing the JK Rowling quote!

  6. Pingback: The secret’s out | All of time and space

  7. Hanna says:

    ‎”The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”- Alan Kay

  8. “Public opinion is held in reverence. It settles everything. Some think it is the voice of God” – Mark Twain.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s