weekend quotable no. 177

weekend quotable no. 177

People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories. Chinua Achebe   One thing is for sure everyone is a story teller. What remains to be seen is the kind of story you’re going to tell, and the type of stories you listen to all the...
weekend quotable no. 176

weekend quotable no. 176

We don’t make mistakes, just happy little accidents Bob Ross   We have to learn to frame the language we use when things don’t go well for us. We have to resist seeing it as failure and instead insist that it is simply a happy accident. It sure won’t feel happy...
weekend quotable no. 175

weekend quotable no. 175

The flowers of late winter and early spring occupy places in our hearts well out of proportion to their size. Gertrude S. Wister   Winter can be cold and harsh, long and drawn out, and so can various pockets of time in our life. Life is not easy but it is...
weekend quotable no. 174

weekend quotable no. 174

A man can fail many times, but he isn’t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. John Burroughs   You have to take ownership of your life. All of it. The good, the bad, the memorable and the forgettable. Chasing your dreams requires a very deep honesty...
weekend quotable no. 173

weekend quotable no. 173

Be careful who you call your friends. I’d rather have four quarters than one hundred pennies Al Capone   Be very careful of the company you keep and who you call a friend. It’s very easy to throw the word around and make it utterly meaningless. But offering...
weekend quotable no. 172

weekend quotable no. 172

Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don’t let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas? Joseph Stalin   Sometimes darkness offers us great insights, if we aren’t scared to receive them, and so Ioseb, the twentieth centuries notorious...