More of my favorite quotes

on Wednesday, 02 May 2018. Posted in Columns, Opinions

By: Brenda Harrison

“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” Laozi, “Old Master,” (6th-5th century BC- 531 BC).

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” Emanuel James “Jim” Rohn (1930-2009).

“A happy life is one spent in learning, earning, and yearning.” Lillian Diana Gish (1893-1993); she was called the First Lady of American Cinema. “It’s one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody.” Maya Angelou (1928 -2014).

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.” William Shakespeare (1564-1616).

“It’s not how you start, but how you finish,” - the Pee Dee Cowboy “Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” Mother Teresa, known in the Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta (1910-97).

“The only source of knowledge is experience.” Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

“Correction does much, but encouragement does more.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832).

“God is before us and behind us, beside us and IN us.” - T. Bo Myers of Junebugs Care Inc.

“Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight.

Your life will never be the same again.” Augustine “Og” Mandino II (1923-96). Your big opportunity may be right where you are now. Oliver Napoleon Hill (1883- 1970).

“Of all possessions, a friend is the most precious.” Herodotus (c. 484-c. 425 BC).

“You have to think anyway, so why not think big? “ Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946).

“Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching.” Leroy Robert “Satchel” Paige (1906-1982).

“The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.” Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910), pen name Mark Twain.

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.” Bernard Mannes Baruch (1870-1965).