Quotations Archives

September 15, 2006

Failure Quotation

"Failure is just another way to learn how to do something right."

March 1, 2007

Dr. Michael Beckwith

"Pain pushes you until the vision pulls you."

James Arthur Ray

"Trying is failing with honor." Stop trying. Start intending. Either do it or don't do it.

Harmonic Wealth: Bringing well-being into your life in five key areas.

April 4, 2007

Specialization is for Insects

I saw this on OneMan'sBlog today, and thought I would re-post it, as it gave me a lot of confidence and encouragement for all the various things I do...

In short, this quote let me know that it's okay that I do so many things.

That's comforting in a funny sort of way, and definitely good to have reinforced.

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October 24, 2008

The Black Door

Several generations ago, during one of the most turbulent of the desert wars in the Middle East, a spy was captured and sentenced to death by a general in the Persian army. The general, a man of intelligence and compassion, had adopted a strange and unusual custom in such cases. He permitted the condemned person to make a choice.

The prisoner could either face the firing squad or pass through the Black Door.

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February 25, 2009

Quotes from Thomas Jefferson

When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become as corrupt as Europe.
Thomas Jefferson

The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Thomas Jefferson

It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
Thomas Jefferson

I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Thomas Jefferson

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