Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Something to Think About


You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
- Anonymous

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
- Jim Rohn

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
- Zig Ziglar

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
- Thomas A. Edison

You haven't failed until you quit trying.
- Anonymous

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
- Anonymous

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become?
- Anonymous

Never live in the past but always learn from it.
- Anonymous

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
- Johann Wolfgang Goethe, from "Faust"

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
- Anonymous

You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
- Anonymous

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
- Winston Churchill

5 comments:

Marcia Gruver said...

Wow, Jess. Where do you come up with these. They're great! I especially love the "fit company" question. Never thought of it like that before. Very inspirational.

Darlene Franklin said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog today! I also like the "fit company" comment. GREAT quotes. My hero Audie would love them.

Erica Vetsch said...

The quotes you find are always so inspiring, so humbling, and so educational. Thanks!

Jessica Burkhart said...

Love these quotes! :)

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