n  The latest version of the current quotes content, as of February 2015

Quotations that are sticking with me, for one reason or another.  Attributions in some cases may be wanting

·        Nobody can think straight who does not work. Idleness warps the mind.   - Henry Ford

·        All joy is an extension of gratitude.

·        The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

·        Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth. We are happy when we are growing.  - W.B. Yeats

·        Abhor mania to the extent it is counter-productive.  Abhor fatalism, even if a self-driven and transformative determinism seems unavailable.

·        A lie can get around the world before the truth can get its pants on - Mark Twain

·        Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes playing a poor hand well.  – Jack London

·        Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.

·        Work hard and as much as possible, work at what makes the biggest difference!

·        What the caterpillar calls the end of the world God calls a butterfly

And of course a joke –

·        If a pig loses its voice does it become disgruntled?

And you may wonder where the baby buzzard has gone

·        Of course you do

 

n  The old version of the current quotes content, as of August 2013

Recently encountered quotations that have captured my reflection.  Attributions in some cases may be wanting

·        Nobody can think straight who does not work. Idleness warps the mind.   - Henry Ford

·        All joy is an extension of gratitude.

·        The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

·        Confidence does not come when you have all the answers but when you are ready to face all the questions.

·        Obstacles in the path are not obstacles, they ARE the path.

·        You put the sexy in dyslexia!