• Words of Wisdom

     Just a Few of My Favorite Quotes


    "Do your best until you know better. When you know better, do better." -Maya Angelou 


    "Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best." -Bob Talbert


    "I'm not sayin' I'm gonna change the world, but I guarantee that I will spark the brain that will." -Tupac Shakur


    "I believe we are here for each other, not against each other."  -John Denver


    "Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own belief. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others."  -John F. Kennedy  


    "Easy DOESN'T do it." -Al Bernstein  


    "Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is to always try just one more time."  -Thomas Edison


    "If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward." -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


    "Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek." -Barack Obama


    "Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you."  -Dr. Seuss


    "The time is always right to do what is right.” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


    "What counts can't always be counted; what can be counted doesn't always count." -Albert Einstein


    "Watch your words; they become actions.
    Watch your actions; they become habits.
    Watch your habits; they become character.
    Watch your character; it becomes your destiny."   -Lao-Tze 


    "I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed."  -Michael Jordan


    "Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see." -Mark Twain


    "Here are the values that I stand for: honesty, equality, kindness, compassion, treating people the way you want to be treated and helping those in need. To me, those are traditional values." -Ellen DeGeneres


    "Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant?" -Henry David Thoreau


    "If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude." -Maya Angelou


    "We can do anything we want if we stick to it long enough." -Helen Keller


    "Do not let what you can't do interfere with what you can do."  -John Wooden 


    "Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant."  -Robert Louis Stevenson


    "It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." -Seneca


    "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, it’s not going to get better. It’s not." -Dr. Seuss