Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Explore the Day

What we play is life. 
~ Louis Armstrong 

Happy Day, Each and Every Day. 

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Take Chances

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions. 
~ Alfred Adler 

Go forth with abandon. 

Monday, December 29, 2014

Zest for Life

Life itself is the proper binge. 
~ Julia Child 

Live life to the fullest. 

Sunday, December 28, 2014


…you know that a good, long session of weeping can often make you feel better, even if your circumstances have not changed one bit. 
~ Lemony Snicket

Tears clear the windows of the soul. 

Saturday, December 27, 2014


The whole secret of life is to be interested in one thing profoundly and in a thousand things well. 
~ Horace Walpole 

Find the beauty in the day. 

Friday, December 26, 2014

Move On

That you’re supposed to do when you don’t like a thing is change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain. 
~ Maya Angelou 

Move On... 

Change the View

Never pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches. 
~ Andy Warhol 

If you don't like something, change your view of it. 

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Bright New Day

We must also remember that at every meeting we are meeting a stranger. 
~ T.S. Eliot 

Every day brings surprises. 

Wednesday, December 24, 2014


 Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances. ~ Maya Angelou

Go with the flow. 

Tuesday, December 23, 2014


Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew 

or a flash of lightning.

 ~ Samuel Butler 

Joy bubbles up from the depths of your soul. 

Monday, December 22, 2014

Happy Solstice

To know nothing is the happiest life. 
~ Desiderius 

Allow the joy of the universe filly your being. 

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Life Right

Wrong life cannot be lived rightly. 
~ Theodor Adorno 

Learn from the wrong to make it right. 

Saturday, December 20, 2014


Kindness, I’ve discovered, is everything in life. 
~ Isaac Bashevis Singer 

Add one kind moment to each day. 

Friday, December 19, 2014

Simple Change

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes. 
~ William James 

The biggest change is from within. 

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Get What You Need

You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need. 
~ Vernon Howard 

Spiritual growth reduces the desire for more than what is needed to have a great day. 

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The Beat Day

For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance. 
~ Mignon McLaughlin 

Balance between productive planning, creating and spontaneous life. 

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Create a Pretty Moment

This life is worth living, we can say, 
since it is what we make it. 
~ William James 

Decorate your day. 

Monday, December 15, 2014

Bring forth the day

To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.

 ~ Henry David Thoreau 

Make the day. 

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Life is Life

Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea 
that life is serious. 
~ Brendon Gill 

No more, no less: life. 

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Stay Calm

When everything around you is crazy, 
it is ingenious to stay calm. 
~ Mehmet Murat Ildan

Our spiritual condition is revealed in our reaction to others. 

Friday, December 12, 2014

One Idea

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. 
~ Swami Vivekananda

Focus determines our reality. 

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Belief Creates Reality

Believe that with your dealings and your work you are taking part in the greatest; the more strongly you cultivate this belief, the more will reality and the world go forth from it. 
~ Rainer Maria Rilke 

Reality comes from belief. 

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

To be human

Unrest of spirit is a mark of life. 
~ Karl Menninger 

Much of what we do is a result of being human. 

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Be True

Keep Calm. You have the forest in your blood. 
~ Nenia Campbell

What happens to the trees, happens to us. 

Monday, December 8, 2014

Avoid Evil

The nature of the world is to be calm, and enhance and support life, and evil is an absence of the inclination of matter to be at peace. 
~ Gregory Magnire

This is a good criteria for sorting the good from the bad. Change what you can by choosing good. 

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Build You

All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today. 
~ Pope Paul VI 

Striving for goals is good for spiritual growth. 

Saturday, December 6, 2014


Life stands before me like an eternal spring 
with new and brilliant clothes. 
~ Carl Friedrich Gauss 

Each day give us renewed life. 

Friday, December 5, 2014

Give and Take

I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hand; you need to be able to throw something back. 
~ Maya Angelou 

Give and take is a dance. 

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Time Passes

Life is half spent before we know what it is. 
~ George Herbert 

Use your time wisely. 

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Comedic Life

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, 
but a comedy in long-shot. 
~ Charlie Chaplin 

A good sense of humor will get you through. 

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Individual Decisions

The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases. 
~ Carl Jung 

The individual finds the path. 

Monday, December 1, 2014

Morning Light

Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. 
Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday. 
~ John Wayne 

Morning light brings with it a fresh promise for a new day. 

Sunday, November 30, 2014


Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another. 
~ Thomas Merton 

Where there are two,,, love may grow. 

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Spiritual Life

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, 
men cannot live without a spiritual life. 
~ Buddha 

Spirit within. 

Friday, November 28, 2014

Life Lessons Learned

A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life. 
~ Muhammas Ali 

As we learn and do better perspective changes. 

Thursday, November 27, 2014

No Limit

If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them. 
~ Bruce Lee 

Push through the place that you would stop to find new energy for life. 

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Inner Peace

If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a golden slipper on a gouty foot. 
~ John Bunyan 

Truth from within will bring peace. 

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The Moment of Truth

The hardest thing of all is when pain is 
hidden behind a mask of calm. 
~ Sergei Lukyanenko 

In the moment of truth, the correct path reveals itself. 

Monday, November 24, 2014


Love can change a person the way 
a parent can change a baby. 
~ Lemony Snicket 

Make changes toward a better life. 

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Clear Perspective

When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t. 
~ Jodi Picoult

Clear perspective makes life true. 

Saturday, November 22, 2014


Radiate peace. Who knows? The peace you spread may create the only restful place in your environment. 
~ Stella Payton 

Peace be with you always. 

Friday, November 21, 2014

Reflection of Truth

Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker 
what he thinks into it. 
~ Ernest Holmes

The beauty of truth rises to the top. 

Thursday, November 20, 2014


To me, if life boils down to one thing, it’s movement. 
To live is to keep moving. 
~ Jerry Seinfeld

Forward or backward... movement happens. 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Lessons Learned

There is no wealth but life. 
~ John Ruskin 

The price of a good life is learning to be better each day. 

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Give What You Wish

Life is like a trumpet – if you don’t put anything into it, 
you don’t get anything out of it. 
~ William Christopher Handy 

The path of life gives a way to find joy. 

Monday, November 17, 2014

Full LIfe

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else. 
~ Emily Dickinson 

Wish to live everyday and make it be so. 

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Full Force

Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living. 
~ Soren Kierkegaard 

Move deliberately into your future. 

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Learn and Do Better

We all do things we desperately wish we could undo. Those regrets just become part of who we are, along with everything else. To spend time trying to change that, well, it’s like chasing clouds. 
~ Libba Bray

Learn from mistakes and do better when given a chance.

Friday, November 14, 2014


I know who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then. 
~ Lewis Carroll 

Change is good. 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Be Kind

If I am not good to myself, 
how can I expect anyone else to be good to me? 
~ Maya Angelou

Kindness begins at home.