Short Quotes to Live By Many times when you have some really interesting quotes in your life through various mediums like funny sayings or some famous proverbs, it works like the psalms! Just keeping them in your bag or writing them down on your book marker or desk is sure to motivate you in the daily mundane activities of life. Have a look at the collection of short quotes to live by. Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong. ~ Peter T. Mcintyre People may forget what you said but they'll never forget how you made them feel. ~ Maya Angelou Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something. ~ Plato Great minds discuss ideas. Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. ~ Theodore Roosevelt The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything. ~ Theodore Roosevelt Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it ~ Albert Einstein Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Amusing, but kind of weird quotes... A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother. What is a committee? A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary. -- Richard Harkness, The New York Times, 1960 Slogan of 105.9, the classic rock radio station in Chicago: "Of all the radio stations in Chicago ... we're one of them." With every passing hour our solar system comes forty-three thousand miles closer to globular cluster 13 in the constellation Hercules, and still there are some misfits who continue to insist that there is no such thing as progress. -- Ransom K. Madness takes its toll. The graduate with a Science degree asks, "Why does it work?" Karate is a form of martial arts in which people who have had years and years of training can, using only their hands and feet, make some of the worst movies in the history of the world. -- Dave Barry I am not a vegetarian because I love animals; I am a vegetarian because I hate plants. -- A. 668: The Neighbor of the Beast Boundary, n.
Hang on, my love, and grow big and strong It took nine months for Iggy Pop to reply to then-21-year-old Laurence's fan letter, but really the timing couldn't have been more perfect as on the morning his thoughtful note did arrive at her home in Paris, Laurence's family were being evicted by bailiffs. Laurence recalls that moment back in 1995: "By the time I finished I was in tears. Iggy's empathetic, handwritten response addressed Laurence's problems with both grace and eloquence, and really can't be praised enough. Transcript follows. (Source: Laurence; Image: Iggy Pop, via.) Transcript
Dating Fun Facts A great number of people worldwide tend to use the internet to find love and companionship through various online dating sites sending people on casual dates over lunch, brunch, or drinks after work. To attract online daters and contact them to express affection and interest, single men and women place their profile photos, sell their life’s resume, and socialize on various media. This include Facebook which is a place where relationships and breakups are public like this “Facebook Big Bang Theory” on YouTube. Although a lot of women are searching for “nice guys” in a romantic and intimate relationship, there are still those attracted and engrossed with the “bad boys” because of the thrill, fun, and mystery they characterize. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. Final Thoughts and Further Readings Tagged as: Dating, filipino, guide, infographic, love, online, online+dating, tips, video
Those who love you are not fooled... | Wisdom Commons Those who love you are not fooled... Confidence - Faith - Love Those who love you are not fooled by mistakes you have made or dark images you hold about yourself. They remember your beauty when you feel ugly; your wholeness when you are broken; your innocence when you feel guilty; and your purpose when you are confused. Author: Unknown Contributor: ValerieT Africa Source Permalink Source (click to close) Source type: Website Alan Cohen "They're Singing Your Song" Viewed on July 23, 2011 Contribution #4368 See related quotes, proverbs, poetry, folktales, and essays about: Confidence - Faith - Love Comments Log in or Sign up to comment.
A Little Inspiration Goes a Long Way, Pick Some =) Almost middle of the week, If you are feeling down (even a little) then you have landed on the right page. Enjoy the inspiring quotes collection and cheer up 50 Lessons Life Taught Me To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught me. It is the most-requested column I’ve ever written. When my odometer rolled over to 50, I updated the list. Here it is: Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.When in doubt, just take the next small step.Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.Don’t take yourself so seriously. The price for ridding society of bad is always high In June of 1945, this striking letter arrived at the home of 3-year-old Dennis Helms in Washington, written on a sheet of Adolf Hitler's letterhead. It had been penned by his father, Lt. Richard Helms, an intelligence operative with the OSS who, following Germany's surrender the month before, had managed to acquire some of the recently-deceased Nazi leader's stationery from the Reich Chancellery. Richard Helms later became Director of the CIA. Transcript follows. Transcript OBERSALZBERG, DEN V-E dayADOLF HITLERDear Dennis, The man who might have written on this card once controlled Europe — three short years ago when you were born.
Rubik's Cube Fun Facts Finally!!! Someone has given us a chart that show’s exactly how to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle game. I remember hating these things as a kid back in the 1980s. I know, I know… Everyone loved these things back then. Everyone except me, that is. (Click image to enlarge.) Rubik’s Cube Facts: Erno Rubik invented the Rubik’s Cube in the Spring of 1974 in the town of Budapest, Hungary.He invented the Cube while trying to find a way to show three-dimensional geometry.The Rubik’s Cube has been one of the best selling toys world-wide since it’s conception.It took Erno himself more than a month to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle for the first time.There are many varieties of Rubik’s Cube available today, including: Edible Cubes, Super Mario Brothers themed Cubes, and even MP3 playing Cubes.The world’s largest Rubik’s Cube is in Knoxville, Tennessee. So, now anyone can solve Rubik’s Cube with this handy chart.
An Essay by Einstein -- The World As I See It "How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he sometimes thinks he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people -- first of all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness is wholly dependent, and then for the many, unknown to us, to whose destinies we are bound by the ties of sympathy. A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving... "I have never looked upon ease and happiness as ends in themselves -- this critical basis I call the ideal of a pigsty. "My passionate sense of social justice and social responsibility has always contrasted oddly with my pronounced lack of need for direct contact with other human beings and human communities.
Philosophical Quotes, Thought-Provoking Sayings Related Quotes Hmmm Philosophy Truth Wise Words We are more often treacherous through weakness than through calculation. ~François VI de la Rochefoucault A man with one watch knows what time it is; a man with two watches is never quite sure. ~Lee Segall Begin at the beginning... and go on till you come to the end: then stop. Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it. Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow. Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying. I am a part of all that I have met. There's more to the truth than just the facts. The obscure we see eventually. Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day. Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding a truth. If a man who cannot count finds a four-leaf clover, is he lucky? We are all but recent leaves on the same old tree of life and if this life has adapted itself to new functions and conditions, it uses the same old basic principles over and over again. You are the sky.
Important Things I've Learned From Kids This page is brought to you by UC Berkeley Parents Network Back to the Jokes & Quotes Collection (author unknown) 1. It's more fun to color outside the lines. 2. The opinions and statements expressed on this page are those of parents who belong to the UC Berkeley Parents Network and should not be taken as a position of or endorsement by the University of California, Berkeley.
Perception - StumbleUpon . . . Something To Think About. . . Washington, DC Metro Station on a cold January morning in 2007. The man with a violin played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes. During that time approx. 2 thousand people went through the station, most of them on their way to work. After 3 minutes a middle aged man noticed there was a musician playing. 4 minutes later: The violinist received his first dollar: a woman threw the money in the hat and, without stopping, continued to walk. 6 minutes: A young man leaned against the wall to listen to him, then looked at his watch and started to walk again. 10 minutes: A 3-year old boy stopped but his mother tugged him along hurriedly. 45 minutes: The musician played continuously. 1 hour: He finished playing and silence took over. No one knew this, but the violinist was Joshua Bell, one of the greatest musicians in the world. This is a true story. The questions raised: *In a common place environment at an inappropriate hour, do we perceive beauty?
Health Fun Facts Absolutely True! The safest number of times to reuse a disposable razor is only 3. Disposable razors have thinner blades than other razors, and are thus more prone to producing microscopic cuts in the skin. When you walk uphill, the level of harmful fats in the bloodstream goes down. 90% of the calories in cream cheese come from fat! Make sure your television set is securely supported if you have young children in your house. If you have an impaired immune system, don't eat alfalfa sprouts. Coffee does not increase the risk of heart attacks. Sweet potatoes contain no more calories than white potatoes, and virtually no fat. As people age, they burn fewer calories. If you have symptoms of a heart attack, such as chest pain, chew and swallow one adult aspirin tablet (325 mg) immediately, while you seek medical help. The number one vegetable in the US is the potato. Knuckle cracking does NOT cause arthritis, enlarged joints or any other harm. Watch out!