The trouble with simple living is that, though it can be joyful, rich, and creative, it isn't simple. ~Doris Janzen Longacre

The best way to bring a sustainable change in the world around me is by bringing the change in myself

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Wise People's Quotes

This selection of Quotes come from the back of little sugar sackets, so I sure they won't mind me sharing it with you.

Your legacy should be that you made it better than it was when you got it.

Be the change you want to see in the world.
Mohatma Ghandi

Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.
Ernest Hemingway

Never accept failure, no matter how often it visits you. Keep on going. Never give up. Never.
Dr Michael Smurfit

You should always keep your word. All the setbacks in life come only because you don't keep your word.

Use no harmful deceit; think innocently amd justly and, if you speak, speak accordingly.
Benjamin Franklin

If you purpose to speak, always ask yourself - is it true, is it necessary, is it kind?...
Gaulama Buddha

It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust.
Samuel Johnson

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you will help them become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang Von Geothe

Everything's a circle. We're each responsible for our own actions. It will come back.
Betty Laverdure

If you've only one breath left, use it to say thank you.
Pam Brown

Hope you found a quote or two you liked.
My father used to have a quote of the day in his office, and this just reminders me of a lovely man and great father he was to me. Love you Dad. Passed on Sept1999.

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