Category Archives: General Quotes

the next level of success

The next level of success comes from thinking the thoughts you haven’t thought before. -Robert Holden   * I took this photo of the Temple of Athena in Assos, Turkey. Advertisements

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plant the seed

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.  –Napolean Hill   * I took this photo of goldenrod and apple trees during an early morning run … Continue reading

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to be yourself

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. -Ralph Waldo Emerson   * I took this photo in San Agustinillo, Mexico. This fun-loving pup joined me for a morning walk … Continue reading

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follow your bliss

Follow your bliss. -Joseph Campbell   * I took this photo of a peony in my backyard in Iowa.

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the hand that does not grasp

The bird of paradise alights only on the hand that does not grasp.  -John Berry   * I took this photo in San Agustinillo in the morning light with the zoom maxed out on my little Canon powershot. A lucky catch!

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imagination is the beginning

Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.  -George Bernard Shaw   * I took this photo in Florence, Italy on the Piazza del … Continue reading

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a unique role to fill

Everyone has a unique role to fill in the world. Everyone, including and perhaps especially you, is indispensible. -Nathaniel Hawthorne   * I took this photo in my backyard in Iowa of a common sparrow guarding a house from a … Continue reading

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