Over the years, the quotes below have given me inspiration, as I hope they will you. Mary
Choices We Make
We're only the sum of the choices we make.
Watch your words; they become your actions.
Watch your actions; they become your habits.
Watch your habits; they become your character.
Watch your character; it shapes your destiny.
Don't find fault, find a remedy. Henry Ford
It is hard to fail, but it is worse to never have tried to succeed. Theodore Roosevelt
Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others. Winston Churchill
It's not enough that we do our best; sometimes, we have to do what's required. Winston Churchill
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. Franklin D. Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
Don't part company with your ideals. They are anchors in the storm of life. Arnold Glasow
If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. Frank A. Clark
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity. A pesimist sees calamity in every opportunity. Winston Churchill
A politician thinks of the next election, a statesman of the next generation. James Freeman Clarke
You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves. Abraham Lincoln
Sharing is the great and imperative need of our time. An unshared life is not living. Steven Wise
Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been. Mark Twain
The man who lives for himself is a failure; the man who lives for others has achieved true success. Norman Vincent Peale
A woman is like a tea bag - you never know how strong she is until she gets into hot water. Nancy Reagan
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying in other words that he is wiser today than yesterday. Jonathan Swift
The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. Ralph Waldo Emerson
When you are laboring for others, let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself. Confucius
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. Edmund Burke
The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they are seen by others. Anonymous