Wednesday, Jul. 17, 2019

Favorite Sayings


If the truth can be told so as to be understood, it will be believed. William Blake.

Knowledge is the awareness and understanding of facts, truths or information gained. Wisdom is the ability to apply this knowledge.

Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our happiness. Unknown

Have not your feelings determined by the DUALities of good & evil, brightness or darkness , rich & poor etc. in the world rather that everything is in fact GOOD, BRIGHT and RICH, except when either love, light or abundance is missing.   S Griffin

Sausage and foreign policy are things you should never watch being made.  Terrance Mckenna

When the pupil is ready the teacher will appear.

Knowledge is Good. Imagination is everything. Einstein

Those with knowledge know the things they should do. Those with wisdom do them.”

If someone can’t explain it simply, they either don’t understand it well enough or they have something to hide.

We first make our habits and then our habits make us. (Charles C Noble)

Talent you are born with, skill comes from hard work, day in day out.

We must become the change we wish to see in the world. Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

All of my work is just trying to blaze a path in my own effort of stumbling around in the dark for years. Once the picture is clear, you see that the problem was never in the dark, it was because your eyes were closed.  Chris Duane

Being realistic is the most commonly travelled road to mediocrity. (Will Smith)

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will involve the patient in the proper use of food, fresh air, and exercise.- (Thomas Edison)

Diligence is the mother of LUCK. (B Franklin)

LUCK is a combination of Location, Understanding, Contacts, & Knowledge (R Hamilton)

‘Don’t wish it was easier, wish you were better‘ (Jim Rohn)

Life is about honesty, humility, good humour thoughtfulness, contribution, bonded together with love and gratitude. A cake is about butter flour, currents, suet, bonded together with care and a little sherry!

Money is NOT the root to all evil. Our ever increasing need for it to obtain perceived scarcities probably is,  transforming us from human beings to human ‘havings’,  spreading the EGO pandemic. (S Griffin)

The more I practice, the luckier I get. (Gary Player)

“You can’t talk your way out of what you’ve behaved yourself into.” (Stephen Covey)

‘Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth’ (Shirley Chisholm)

Avoid teaching children your autobiography
They are busy having their own adventures, trials and tribulations
So pick up your cloak and wooden sword
And play a leading role beside them. S Griffin

The greatest inheritance you can leave your children is their childhood. S Griffin

Do not value money for any more nor any less than its worth; it is a good servant but a bad master.  ~Alexandre Dumas fils, Camille,

Between stimulus and response exists freedom of choice, these choices determine growth & happiness. Stephen Covey

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. - Ambrose Redmoon