Thought 4 the day

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers. Isaac Asimov
“Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination and the journey. They are home.”
~ Anna Quindlen
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.

~Albert Einstein
They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.

– Carl W. Buechner

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you
can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are the storyteller of your own life and you can create the legend or not.
~author Isabel Allende

Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store or under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.
~Cindy Lew

 Home is where you dare to dream and your harvest exceeds your greatest expectations.
~ Mary Anne Radmacher

I always wondered why somebody didn’t do something about that, then I realized I was somebody.
~ Lily Tomlin

The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: Decide what you want.
~ Ben Stein

Just as plants soak up water, your children need your loving words, and with them they will thrive.
~ Judy Ford

“Health comes of a happy heart. The things that make us happy are clean air, fresh water, sunshine, walking, whole fresh foods, good relationships and having something to be passionate about. Those are the things we need to embrace.” Don Tolman

I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.   MarilynMonroe
The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.
  ~ Julia Child 

My doctor asked if any members of my family suffered from insanity, I replied, no, we all seem to enjoy it.  

~ stolen from Facebook 

“I always turn to the sports page first for it records people’s triumphs. The first page records their failures.”
  ~ Former US Chief Justice Earl Warren 

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.”
  ~ Mary Anne Radmacher  

You never know when one kind act, or one word of encouragement, can change a life forever.
  ~ Zig Ziglar

Don’t get your knickers in a knot; it solves nothing and makes you walk funny.

A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.
  ~Patricia Neal

Your ability to discipline yourself to set clear goals, and then to work toward them every day, will do more to guarantee your success than any other single factor.
~Brian Tracy

Be proactive. Take the initiative and make things happen. Cause action rather than allow yourself to be a victim of circumstance.    adapted  by me
Nothing tastes as good as slim feels.

Despite the codes of ethics, the ethics programs, and the special departments — corporations don’t make the ultimate decisions about ethics. Ethical choices are made by individuals.
~M. Euel Wade, Jr.

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.
~Michael Altshuler

Nothing sucks more than that moment during an argument when you realise you’re wrong.

The more you discipline yourself to use your time well, the happier you will feel and the better will be the quality of your life in every area.

For the meateaters among us… if God didn’t intend for us to eat animals, why did he make them out of meat?

Enjoy living in the moment – the alternative is much worse.

Count your blessings, not your problems.
And remember: amateurs built the ark .. professionals built the Titanic.

“People get out of the way for those who know where they are going.” Hone Tuwhare

“Golf is the most frustrating sport ever devised, and I love it with a passion for that very reason. It’s been said that they called it “golf” because all the other four-lettered words were taken.”

While we teach our children about life, they teach us what life is all about.

Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly!

You can tell the value of a person by the way they treat their spouse, by the way they treat a subordinate and by the way they treat someone who can do nothing for them.

Make sure you walk the talk – earn the right to hold others to high standards by meeting them yourself.

Apologies for any of these quotes that should be attributed to the author, and are not, probably because I don’t know who you are.



  1. I am soooo pleased that all that good cooking and housework you watched your Mother doing for the time you lived at home has at last payed off.
    Love you

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