Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. - Arthur ASHE (Pro Tennis Athlete. USA,1943 – 1993). © Ryan FOWLER (Graphic Designer, Artist. Chicago, Illinois, USA) via his Native Vermont Studio Custom Illustration etsy shop. Handmade canvas prints available at link. [Do not remove. Caption required by law.] COPYRIGHT LAW: www.pinterest.com... PINTEREST on COPYRIGHT: pinterest.com/...
To belittle is to be little. - - Kahlil Gibran, Philosopher, Poet & Author. More on Gibran: en.wikipedia.org/... Art © Shelli DORFE, Artist. Studio Mela, Minneapolis, MN www.etsy.com/... Putting others down to build oneself up simply does not work. Cruel words reflect poorly only on the speaker.
How you choose to see the world shows the world who you are. Choose well ... The greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition. - Martha Washington ... Happiness is a choice & at times required effort. - Aeschylus (Writer. Greek, 525-456 BC). Make the effort ... World Eye © Bill FRYMIRE, PhotoArtist. Rights Managed. Image license available for purchase at www.masterfile.co...
Art © Mary ENGELBREIT (Artist. St. Louis, Missouri, USA). [Do not remove caption. Artists need to eat too.] www.pinterest.com... Make the most of yourself for that is all there is of you. - EMERSON. Books help but there is no possible way to make the most of yourself if you don't aid others in doing so too. Credit the artists. Link directly to the artist's site. - pfb.
KARMA. When people insult you, don’t take offense, don’t take it personally, but do listen to their words. They are telling you how they see the world, and they are telling you the exact negative qualities that they possess ... - Doe Zantamata, Author. From her book: Love to you: A little book of inspiration
"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too big a burden to bear." - Martin Luther King, Jr. (Minister & Social Activist USA, 1929-1968) en.wikipedia.org/... Chief spokesman for nonviolent activism in the civil rights movement ... What an inspiration! Thank you, MLK, for making our world a better place.
Great quote. You don't have to attend every argument you're invited to. Design © J. J. Penn (Author, Singapore) via his ThingsWeForget.bl... T-Shirts & Posters available at ThingsWeForget.wa... Memo to self - BUY THIS BOOK: Things We Forget: Little Reminders of What Matters Most by J. J. Penn (Author), Paperback, 288 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0399165191
A HOLISTIC LIFE. Intelligence Is Overrated: What You Really Need to Succeed By Keld Jensen | Forbes Magazine – Wed, May 9, 2012. It turns out your IQ score pales in comparison with your EQ, MQ, and BQ scores when it comes to predicting your success and professional achievement. On Emotional, Moral & Body Intelligence. Effects on Personal & Professional Success.
"Don't focus on the speck in your brother's eye while ignoring the log in your own eye." ~Jesus. When cruel accusations fly, we all need to hear the voice of reason that says, "Look in the mirror. You might just be (and probably are) talking about yourself." ~ Jennifer Kunst, Ph.D.
Soul Searching © Michael Oswald (PhotoArtist, California, USA) aka MichaelO via deviantArt. Prints available at link ... On Anger. When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger. - Epictetus, Philosopher, 55–135 AD. More on Epictetus: en.wikipedia.org/...
Happiness is a choice... And you get to decide... "There comes a time in life when you have to let go of all the pointless drama and the people who create it. And surround yourself with people who make you laugh so hard that you forget the bad and focus solely on the good. After all, life is too short to be anything but happy."
What you are is what you have been. What you'll be is what you do now. BUDDHA (Philosopher. Nepal, ca. 563-483 BC). More on Buddha: en.wikipedia.org/... Image © Alexander KHARCHENKO (Photographer, Ukraine). License for photo use available at site: www.123rf.com/... Source: Patricia Bee, Maryland, USA, Pinterest.
We are what we pretend to be so we must be careful what we pretend to be - Kurt Vonnegut (Author. USA, 1922-2007) ... Jan 20, 2013 Design © Art Revolution via his/her website. More on Vonnegut: en.wikipedia.org/... Respect people, Respect copyright. Credit the artist. Link directly to the artist's website. COPYRIGHT LAW REQUIREMENTS: pinterest.com/... HOW TO FIND the ORIGINAL WEB SITE of an image: pinterest.com/...
“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi
To thine own self be true - Hamlet by William SHAKESPEARE (Playwright. England, ca.1564-1616) ... “Above all, don't lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself & listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.” -The Brothers Karamazov (1880) by Fyodor DOSTOYEVSKY (Author. Russia, 1821-1881)
You learn from your mistakes, make as many as possible © Jo Peel (Artist, UK) via Advice to Sink in Slowly. Artist site & shop: www.jopeel.com/ TAKE RISKS! University College Falmouth project. Recent GRADS create 'advice' posters for FRESHMAN. Annual poster exhibit, poster & postcard SALES fund the project. FREE poster available on request to first year UK students. Wonderful idea to welcome & help new students and a worthy cause! pfb.
Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. -Henry Van Dyke (Author. USA, 1852-1933) en.wikipedia.org/... Bird art, Jun 2012, Rebecca BULLEMENT (Graphic Designer. USA) via her site rebeccabullementr... [Do not remove caption. The law requires that you credit the artist. List/Link directly to artist's website.]