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 – E. W. Howe on Success

We’ve all heard the life gives you lemons, so make lemonade adage, and today’s quote reflects that. Sometimes you have to take the best of what you have and wear a smile. Even when you’re dragging, tired, and in sore need of a nap. 🙂 Every successful person I have heard of has done the…

Quote of the Day – Studs Terkel On Hope

First of all, I love the name “Studs.” Secondly, I think we all could use a little more hope and a little more optimism. So, I’m here to help. 🙂 With optimism, you look upon the sunny side of things. People say, ‘Studs, you’re an optimist.’ I never said I was an optimist. I have…

Photo of the Day – Fired Up

I thought I would build on today’s earlier post on Optimism by hoping that I lit a little bit of fire within some of you.

Quote of the Day – Ralph Waldo Emerson On A Brand New Day

People who know me know that I’m a woeful optimist. Even in the face of things good and bad stacking on top of each other, I still face each day with new vigor. Here’s hoping you can do so too. Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some…

Quote of the Day – Rich DeVos on Optimism

In life there are few things can turn your day around, that can spur you on, or can make you face the seemingly impossible than someone who cares about you saying, “You can do it.” So, today, that’s what I’m saying to you all: You Can Do It. Few things in the world are more…

Quote of the Day – Hazel Henderson on Change

There’s so many things going on in my life right now; work, life, school, and everything in-between. These things bring certainty, and some uncertainty, and a little excitement. And I just had a moment of deja vu. I’m sure I’ve done all this before. If we can recognize that change and uncertainty are basic principles,…

Quote of the Day – Peter Ustinov on Optimism

While on social media, you probably wouldn’t imagine it, but I am an optimist. I always try to see the brighter days ahead, even in the face of all things adverse. I just tripped and feel upon this quote and thought it was perfect for this crossroad I am currently at. I am an optimist,…