Monday, December 03, 2007

Fun Monday- My favorite post

Oops! I forgot about Fun Monday today. I can not believe I did this. Oh, well. So, here I go~
Robin @ http://robinellablog.wordpress.com/ wanted: I want you to dig through your blog files and show us your best effort. Why you consider it your best is up to you. C’mon, you know you have a favorite - show it to me one more time.
Well, I'm really not sure of this but, I chose this one....
Quotes of thought
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.Elbert Hubbard
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them.Washington Irving
Our greatest glory consist not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.Oliver Goldsmith
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.Nelson A. Rockefeller
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?Vincent van Gogh
Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.Albert Einstein
Men do less than they ought,unless they do all they can.Thomas Carlyle
Let thy words be few.Ecclesiastes 5:2 from Words of Wisdom
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.Leon J. Suenes
The power of imagination makes us infinite.John Muir
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.Confucius

6 comments:

Sirdar said...

Great quotes from some great people.

Robin said...

Some words to live by. If you need help on how to link a person, let me know. I still remember blogger.

Dawn said...

Those are great quotes, most of which I have heard before and need to be constantly reminded of. At least you got your fun Monday up eventually.

Ami said...

I love the Einstein quote.

Junebug said...

I love quotes. That last one from Confucius is rather Biblical. "A righteous falls down seven times but gets up." Very true.

Tiggerlane said...

JUST NOW getting around to Fun Mondayers!

Great post - if I could just adopt ONE of these in my lifetime, I would be so much better for it!