QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Share anything that has inspired you from Barbara's (or anyone else's)books.

Moderators: BarbaraSher, Tituba

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Elaine Glimme » Wed May 31, 2017 10:02 am

I'll do some cryptoquotes. there are interesting quotes there.

We're still rooting for you, Inspire.
Elaine Glimme - author - "Temporary Address" and "The Molly Chronicles"
User avatar
Elaine Glimme
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 2331
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:00 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Elaine Glimme » Wed May 31, 2017 10:27 am

The essence of childhood, of course, is play, which my friends and I did endlessly on streets we reluctantly shared with traffic.
Bill Cosby
Elaine Glimme - author - "Temporary Address" and "The Molly Chronicles"
User avatar
Elaine Glimme
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 2331
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:00 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby inspiresuccess » Wed May 31, 2017 10:53 am

Elaine Glimme wrote:We're still rooting for you, Inspire.

Thanks, Elaine. That means a lot to me.
inspiresuccess
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 1926
Joined: Mon Dec 17, 2001 11:01 pm
Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:33 am

inspiresuccess wrote:Jason, thanks for posting on this thread. I used to post daily but I'm going through a rough period and haven't been posting.
Thanks for filling in for me while I'm on sabbatical.


No problem. Inspirational quotes are great, but sometimes you just need a laugh!
Jason
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 334
Joined: Mon May 12, 2003 10:01 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:41 pm

"I wanted to be an Olympic swimmer, but I had some problems with buoyancy." -- Blanche Mandelstam
Jason
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 334
Joined: Mon May 12, 2003 10:01 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Mon Jun 05, 2017 11:35 am

"If it's a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on." -- Alfred Hitchcock
Jason
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 334
Joined: Mon May 12, 2003 10:01 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:08 am

"When you come to a fork in the road, take it." -- Yogi Berra
Jason
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 334
Joined: Mon May 12, 2003 10:01 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Jason » Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:53 am

"After fifteen minutes I wanted to marry her, and after half and hour I completely gave up the idea of stealing her purse." -- Virgil Starkwell
Jason
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 334
Joined: Mon May 12, 2003 10:01 pm

introverts

Postby Lynx » Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:44 am

Telling an introvert to go to a party is like telling a saint to go to Hell.~ Criss Jami
Lynx
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 1619
Joined: Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:45 am
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Elaine Glimme » Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:28 am

Thanks for the chuckles, Jason and Lynx.
Elaine Glimme - author - "Temporary Address" and "The Molly Chronicles"
User avatar
Elaine Glimme
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 2331
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:00 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Elaine Glimme » Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:40 am

Romanticism is man's urge to rise above reason and common sense, just as rationalism is his urge to rise above theology and emotionalism. Charles Yost.
Elaine Glimme - author - "Temporary Address" and "The Molly Chronicles"
User avatar
Elaine Glimme
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 2331
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:00 pm

every day

Postby Lynx » Sun Jun 25, 2017 8:37 pm

I wake up everyday planning to be productive, then a voice in my head says, "Good one!" and we laugh & laugh and take a nap. ~ Seen on Pinterist
Lynx
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 1619
Joined: Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:45 am
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby Elaine Glimme » Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:08 pm

The world is not interested in the storms you encounter, but whether you bring in the ship.
Raul Armesto
Elaine Glimme - author - "Temporary Address" and "The Molly Chronicles"
User avatar
Elaine Glimme
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 2331
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:00 pm

Re: QUOTE FOR THE DAY

Postby SquarePeg » Mon Jun 26, 2017 7:01 pm

That's a great one, Elaine. I'll have to keep that one handy for one of the telecons we have with a customer whose parts are extremely late.
SquarePeg
Veteran Poster
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 990
Joined: Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:36 pm

Hold Out and Hold On

Postby Lynx » Mon Jun 26, 2017 11:08 pm

“Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” Viktor Frankl
Lynx
Mega Poster
Mega Poster
 
Posts: 1619
Joined: Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:45 am
Location: Seattle, WA

PreviousNext

Return to Pick your Favorite Quote

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest