“When there’s nothing left to be said, are you still saying it?” Old 60’s quote from who knows where…
Posts Tagged ‘quotations’
“If you watch how nature deals with adversity, continually renewing itself, you can’t help but learn” Bernie Siegel
I periodically post favorite quotes from my collection, my Psychscribe Quotes. But today I’m wondering what yours might be? If you send them on, I’ll post them all together with links to your site.
The bookends featured above can be found for sale here. ( I have no financial interest in this business, nor any personal aquaintance with the owners. I just liked the image…and the bookends !:)
For my friend VanessaLeigh, who organized a vigil acknowledging the eve of the beginning of testimony regarding Prop 8 in California:
“Moral cowardice that keeps us from speaking our minds is as dangerous to this country as irresponsible talk. The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.” Margaret Chase Smith
If women are supposed to be less rational and more emotional at the beginning of our menstrual cycle when the female hormone is at its lowest level, then why isn’t it logical to say that, in those few days, women behave the most like the way men behave all month long?
“I am not a has-been. I am a will be.” Lauren Bacall
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“Do not be afraid to use what talents you possess, for how silent the woods would be if no birds sang except those which sang the best.” Henry Van Dyke
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you have imagined.” Henry David Thoreau
C. FreeFoto.com 2008
“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.” Buckminster Fuller
“No one ever said life would be a bowl of cherries.” Frank Spinale (my father)
“Perhaps strength doesn’t reside in having never been broken, but in the courage required to grow strong in the broken places.” Author Unknown
“I can always be distracted by love, but eventually I get horny for my creativity.” Gilda Radner
“Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.” Victor Borg
“There is no birth of consciousness without pain.” Carl Jung
(Fittingly enough after previous entry!)
“If we want our daughters to live out their hopes and dreams for the future, we can live out our own dreams.” Sally Gelardin from her book The Mother-Daughter Relationship.
“Don’t compromise yourself.” Janis Joplin
“I call up my names: Woman who has been born in the arms of a woman and welcomed home. I shout truth teller, silence breaker, life embracer, death no longer fearing, woman reunited with her child self. I sing woman who is daughter, sister, lover and mother to herself. I hum woman planter, gatherer, healer. I drum woman, warrior, siren, woman who stands firmly on her feet, woman who reaches inward to her center and outward to stars. I am woman who is child no longer, woman who is making herself sane, whole. ” Andrea R. Canaan
“Seeing something for the last time is almost as beautiful as seeing it for the first time.” Bernie Siegel
I needed some inspiration this morning, surfed YouTube, and really liked this by pokerworld. Hope you do too.
“Would the little kid you were look up to the person you grew up to be?” Author Unknown
THAT was the exact hippie quotation. I can’t believe no other boomers corrected me on this 🙂