Quote of the Day – Jean-Paul Sartre on Hell

I’ve always been interested in the words of Jean-Paul Sartre, there’s something about this snippets of his best that draws me back. This one just makes me giggle. Sometimes, I truly believe that Hell is being around other people. ๐Ÿ™‚ So that is what hell is. I would never have believed it. You remember: the…

Quote of the Day – Dr Seuss on Troubles

I’ve always loved Dr. Seuss. There are so many great life nuggets in his writings, if you take the time to read them. When I graduated high school, i received a copy of “Oh the places you’ll go,” I’ve always taken that book to heart. Today’s our day, we’re off to great places, let’s get…

Quote of the Day – Kurt Vonnegut On Death

I thought today was a good day to quote Kurt Vonnegut. So, off I searched. I found this great quote which made me chuckle a bit, so, of course I had to share it with you. You’ll forget it when you’re dead, and so will I. When I’m dead, I’m going to forget everything โ€”…

Quote of the Day – David Ogilvy on Hard Work

I love the idea of working hard, reaching for your goals and making things happen. Idle time really drives me crazy. I’m almost always working on something, tinkering, futzing, or just seeking out new projects. Idle time makes Schnik go crazy. ๐Ÿ™‚ I believe in the Scottish proverb: ‘Hard work never killed a man.’ Men…

Quote of the Day – Omar Khayyam on Moments

I couldn’t identify with this quote any more! Today is my birthday eve and I’m slowly realizing another year’s passage means another year’s experience added to the memory banks. This truly is the season for wine, roses and drunken friends. Cheers. Drink wine. This is life eternal. This is all that youth will give you….

Quote of the Day – Ernest Hemingway on …Why?

There are so many great things, tidbits, nuggets, and moments of strength in this quote. I find so much going on around my life, young ones gone too soon, old ones moving on to the next adventure, and moments sweeping by so fast that you’ve hardly a moment to recognize them. When it is in…

Quote of the Day – Washington Irving on the Power of Words

I love the power of words and I try to choose them with great care. I can’t believe i’ve never run across this quote before. So powerful and so truthful. I think this, striking a chord with the reader, is the one thing each writer strives for. If … I can by any lucky chance,…

Quote of the Day – Marcel Proust on Life

Normally, I try to write what inspired me to pick the quote of the day. Today I have no witty reason. So here’s today’s quote. ๐Ÿ™‚ We passionately long that there may be another life in which we shall be similar to what we are here below. But we do not pause to reflect that,…

Quote of the Day – Robert Harris on Worry

Heh. This is surely something I struggle with. I over-engineer things all the time, it’s part of my charm. The art of life is to deal with one’s problems as they arise; rather than destoy your spirit by worrying about them too far in advance. – Robert Harris

Quote of the Day – Prince William on Life

Happy birthday to Prince William today! He’s only 30. I now feel much older. At any rate, happy birthday to him. I thought this simple quote really did deliver how I perceive his demeanor and image. Happy Birthday your highness. ๐Ÿ™‚ โ€œMy guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring.โ€ –…