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Quotes of the Week

March 8, 2011

“Often we allow ourselves to be upset by small things we should despise and forget. We lose many irreplaceable hours brooding over grievances that, in a year’s time, will be forgotten by us and by everybody. No, let us devote our life to worthwhile actions and feelings, to great thoughts, real affections and enduring undertakings.”~ Andre Maurois, 1885-1967, Writer

“One half of life is luck; the other half is discipline – and that’s the important half, for without discipline you wouldn’t know what to do with luck.”~ Carl Zuckmeyer, 1896-1977, Writer and Playwright

“I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.”~ Martha Washington, 1732-1802, First American First Lady

“Your mind is your instrument. Learn to be its master and not its slave.”~ Remez Sasson, Writer

“As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world… as in being able to remake ourselves.” ~Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948, Political Leader

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