Tag Archives: Quotes

On Opinions

“The opinion of 10,000 men is of no value if none of them know anything about the subject.” -Marcus Aurelius Still true 1,840 years later. . . So many modern day applications.

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“You don’t have to worry about tomorrow because God is already there” –Zig Ziglar This man had such great insight and the ability to communicate it. I wrote about his death here: Thanks Zig.    

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On Dirt

“It is almost impossible to throw dirt on someone without getting a little on yourself” -Abigail van Buren

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Best Quote Of 2020, So Far

Being an active blogger just might make you smarter. If not actually smarter, you might at least appear smarter. Blogging buddy and mentor, Kurt Harden came up with a quote so cogent that I had to text him to verify … Continue reading

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It Is Up To You

“Learn to value yourself, which means to fight for your happiness” -Ayn Rand Ayn is better known for the following quote, “Who is John Galt?”, from her fourth and final book,  Atlas Shrugged There has been a lot of chatter … Continue reading

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A Full Life

“Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” Sophia Loren Let me count the ways my mistake cup runneth over.

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Just Try This

On Sunday, I went with my mother to the church I grew up in. She and dad were very active in the parish over the years and their contributions are too many to note. Aside from going to the early, … Continue reading

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On Learning

There are three kinds of men: The ones that learn by reading. The few that learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves. Will Rogers, courtesy of americatherepublic on Instagram For the … Continue reading

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On Patience

Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them – every day begin the task anew.  Francis de Sales

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A Public Service Announcement

In the event of a tornado, hurricane or other natural disaster, place a hot dog or cheese slice in your pocket. That way, the search dogs will find you first. This PSA is brought to you by Selby, Adeline’s dog. … Continue reading

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