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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, June 28, 2017


The greatest achievement was at first, and for a time, but a dream.

Napoleon Hill – 1883-1970, Author

Monday, June 26, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, June 27, 2017


The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker
Management consultant, Educator, Author

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, June 26, 2017


No matter how hard the past is, you can always begin again.

Jack Kornfield – Author

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, June 23, 2017


If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.

Jim Rohn – 1930-2009, Author and Speaker

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, June 22, 2017


It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life, it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power.


Benjamin Disraeli – 1804-1881
Former British Prime Minister

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, June 21, 2017


A year from now you will wish you had started today.

Karen Lamb – Author

Monday, June 19, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, June 20, 2017


There is more to us than we know. If we can be made to see it, perhaps for the rest of our lives we will be unwilling to settle for less.



Kurt Hahn – 1886-1974, Educator

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, June 19, 2017


A person who wants to lead the orchestra must turn their back on the crowd.

Max Lucado – Author and Preacher

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, June 16, 2017


Whatever we think about and thank about we bring about.

John F. Demartini – Author and Speaker

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, June 15, 2017


Dreams are only dreams until you wake up and make them real.

Ned Vizzini – 1981-2013, Writer

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Your life is a reflection of your thoughts and actions – what will you reflect?

Janice Anderson - Author

Monday, June 12, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, June 13, 2017


Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Omar Khayyam – 1048-1131, Mathematician

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, June 12, 2017


When a man forgets himself, he usually does something everybody else remembers.

James Coco – 1930-1987, Actor

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, June 9, 2017


Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein – 1907-1988
Science Fiction Writer

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, June 8, 2017


Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.

Lou Holtz – Football Player and Coach

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, June 7, 2017


Happiness is not a goal – it’s a by-product of a life well lived.

Eleanor Roosevelt – 1884-1962
Politician, Diplomat, and Activist

Monday, June 5, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, June 6, 2017


If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting happiness achieved.

Maurice Chevalier – 1888-1972, Actor

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, June 5, 2017


Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. The winner is he who gives himself to his work, body, and soul.

Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton – 1786-1845
English Member of Parliament

Friday, June 2, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, June 2, 2017


Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.

Marianne Williamson – Author and Speaker

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, June 1, 2017


Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

Dalai Lama – Buddhist Monk

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, May 31, 2017


Live today. Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. Inhabit your moments. Don’t rent them out to tomorrow.

Jerry Spinelli - Writer

Monday, May 29, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, May 30, 2017


Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross – 1926-2004, Author and Psychiatrist

Inspirations - Monday, May 29, 2017


Believe that you have a life worth living, and the right to be free and equal . . . They Did!

Henry Ford
Author, Speaker, Consultant
Publisher of VISIONS Newsletter 

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, May 26, 2017


Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass – it’s about learning to dance in the rain.

Vivian Greene – 1904-2003, Author

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, May 25, 2017


Some people have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis R. Whitney – 1868-1958, Chemist

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, May 24, 2017


So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.

Christopher Reeve – 1952-2004
Actor, Director, Producer, and Activist

Monday, May 22, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, May 23, 2017


The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts – 1862-1960, Author

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, May 22, 2017


See the light in others and treat them as if that is all you see.

Wayne Dyer – 1940-2015, Author and Speaker

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, May 19, 2017


We can do more good by being good, than in any other way.

Rowland Hill – 1795-1879, Teacher and Inventor

Inspirations - Thursday, May 18, 2017


How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

Anne Frank - 1929-1945, Writer
One of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, May 17, 2017


The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke - 1917-2008, Writer

Monday, May 15, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, May 16, 2017


Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.

Henry David Thoreau - 1817-1862, Essayist

Inspirations - May 15, 2017


Do your little bit of good where you are; its those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.

Desmond Tutu - Social Activist

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, May 12, 2017


If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.

George Washington
1st President of The United States

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, May 11, 2017


Our safety, our liberty, depends upon preserving the Constitution of the United States as our fathers made it inviolate. The people of the United States are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution, but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.

Abraham Lincoln

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, May 10, 2017


The power of imagination makes us infinite.

John Muir - 1838-1914, Author

Monday, May 8, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, May 9, 2017


Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash - 1918-2001, Entrepreneur

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, May 8, 2017


There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.

Aldous Huxley - 1894-1963, Writer

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, May 5, 2017


Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

Thomas A. Edison - 1847-1931
Inventor and Businessman

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, May 4, 2017


Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller - 1926-2015

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Inspirations - Wednesday, May 3, 2017


The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

Walt Disney - 1901-1966, Entrepreneur and Animator

Inspiirations - Tuesday, May 2, 2017


Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller - 1880-1968, Author and Lecturer

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Inspirations - Monday, May 1, 2017


What lies behind us, and what lies before us, are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

– Emerson -

Shared by Willie Johnson in the 1st of his 4 part series; $success Is U-2

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Inspirations - Thursday, April 27, 2017


True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.

Arthur Ashe
Was an American World No. 1 professional tennis player.
Winner of three Grand Slam titles.
1st black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team.
Source: Wikipedia

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Inspirations - Tuesday, April 25, 2017


It’s not about where you were born,
or what you wear on your chest.
It’s about what you do.
It’s about action.

Jerry Seigel and Joe Schuster
Glenville High School graduates and co-creators of Superman

Inspirations - Monday, April 24, 2017


Education should never be denied to anyone nor should teachers ever abuse the trust of their pupils and their parents. An effective education is liberating and opens the doors to opportunities and life altering experiences.

James “Jay” Rogers, Jr.
1st African-American named National Teacher of the Year (1972)

Source: https://www.museumofdurhamhistory.org/learn/history-groves/james-jay-marshall-rogers-jr/

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Inspirations - Friday, April 21, 2017


Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people.

Prince Rogers Nelson "Prince"
June 7, 1958 - April 21, 2016

American singer-songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist,
philanthropist, dancer and record producer.

Inspirations - Thursday, April 20, 2017


I've never seen myself as a 'girl driver.' I'm just a driver.

Danica Patrick
American professional stock car racing driver, model, and advertising spokeswoman.
1st first female winner of a major U.S.-sanctioned open-wheel race (April 20, 2008 - Indy Japan 300).