Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Inspiring Quotes Wednesday

Doc Childre, Freeze-Frame
When you slow down, step back a moment and put things in perspective, you can then move on with more efficiency. It only takes a moment to adapt and control how you respond.

Duke Ellington, when asked his response to racial discrimination
I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues.

Lord Byron
There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Practice is nine-tenths.

Kahlil Gibran, (1883 - 1931) "The Vision"
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

5 comments:

Hillbilly Duhn said...

Love the quotes!! "The Vision" Is my fav.

I wanted to comment on the "Sloppy Seconds" post, but the comment dodad wouldn't come up, so I'll do it here...

I loved the card, btw, and to comment about lurky loo pervs, um with the title Sloppy Seconds and the pic at the top of the page, finger in mouth, naughty little grin along with the words, Domestic Goddess, you put it all together and you might have a bit more pervs then you think...LOL :)

Christina said...

Such great quotes...do you get these off the net or just pop up with them.

Heatherlyn said...

I agree with Kahlil Gibran's quote.

ChicagoLady said...

My favorite is all "The Vision". Some trees just take longer to bloom, that's all.

Regarding the RWE quote, practice is nine-tenths of what?

Donnetta said...

I like the Ralph Wado Emerson quote. Such a HUGE part of life!

Practice is 9/10 of success. The old "try, try again" adage. Practice makes perfect. :)