Quote of the Day – Robert Fulghum on Greener Grass

This is really a great quote. It’s usually not greener grass wherever you look, but wherever you tend to your garden. Through rain, or shine, it’s all the same. If you water and cultivate it, it will grow. A good reminder for all of us. The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the…

Quote of the Day – Phyllis Diller on What Women Want…

Rest in Peace dear Phyllis. Always a cut up, I have always loved Phyllis and her self-acerbic comedy. I just wonder, what will Fang do without her? Women want men, careers, money, children, friends, luxury, comfort, independence, freedom, respect, love, and a three-dollar pantyhose that won’t run. – Phyllis Diller

Quote of the Day – Sylvia Plath on A New Day

Today’s quote really was another i stumbled upon. I was looking for a way to celebrate my friend Sarah’s first day at her new job. Instead, I found these great words by Ms. Plath. I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again. – Sylvia…

Quote of the Day – Jack Kerouac on Living Life

I”m of to paradise today. I’m off to visit the great state of Hawaii! This will bring my total number of states visited to: 9 – Also, it’ll be the first time I’ve flown over the ocean. I’m extremely excited for this trip. Ah, life is a gate, a way, a path to Paradise anyway,…

Quote of the Day – Alexis de Tocqueville on Dedication

I asked a friend to pick the word today. It’s how I pick a quote every day. As I’ve stated before, I find a word, search for a quote, and procure something thoughtful. Today’s word was preoccupy. Then I found this fantastic quote. If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way; if…

Quote of the Day – Neil Gaiman on Life

It’s been a busy day today. It’s nice to be busy, it’s nice to be preparing for vacation. I just wish it was a little cooler than 100°. I don’t do well in the heat. 🙂 I believe that life is a game, that life is a cruel joke, and that life is what happens…

Quote of the Day – Ursula Le Guin on Setting A New Course

I found this quote while looking for something to do with hiking, since that’s what I’m off to do today. Going to hike near Mt. St. Helens, Washington. It’s supposed to be near 100* this afternoon. That’s got me running for the hills. I know when I’ve found a good quote, because it slaps me…

Quote of the Day – Dag Hammarskjold on Listening

Today’s quote is one i find a little bit sage advice and a little bit fable… It is true though, the more you know what is going on, on the inside, the more you pay attention to the outside… The more faithfully you listen to the voice within you, the better you will hear what…

Quote of the Day – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis on Happiness

When looking for quotes, this one resonated with me. It just so happens to be Jackie O’s birthday, too. Fabulous. You have to be doing something you enjoy. That is a definition of happiness: Complete use of one’s faculties along lines leading to excellence in a life affording them scope. It applies to women as…