Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Quote of the day, April 12

April 13, 2017

Ryan Adams, from “Stay with Me”

Love, when you call my name,
It sends me running into the flame
I love you baby, just treat me right
Hold me closer in the middle of the night
I love you girl, and it’s alright
Stay with me …

Quote of the day, April 11

April 11, 2017

Ben Hogan

“As you walk down the fairway of life, you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.”

Quote of the day, April 7

April 7, 2017

Vince Lombardi, on success and work

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.”

Quote of the day, April 6

April 7, 2017

Albert Einstein, on the imagination

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”

Quote of the day, April 4

April 4, 2017

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

“Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

Quote of the day, April 2

April 2, 2017

John Kenneth Galbraith, from The Great Crash 1929

“There is … the slightly more subtle conviction that economic life is governed by an inevitable rhythm. After a certain time prosperity destroys itself and depression corrects itself. In 1929 prosperity, in accordance with the dictates of the business cycle, had run its course.”

 

Quote of the day, March 27

March 27, 2017

David Brinkley, on the successful man

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”

Quote of the day, March 26

March 26, 2017

Steven Wright, on research

“To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is research.”

Quote of the day, Feb. 25

February 25, 2017

John Maynard Keynes, on ideas

“Ideas shape the course of history.”

Quote of the day, Feb. 20

February 20, 2017

Mary Lou Retton, on doing one’s best

“As simple as it sounds, we all must try to be the best person we can: by making the best choices, by making the most of the talents we’ve been given.”