My Quote Collection
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain
"Begin with what demands your immediate attention and do not think of the rest." -- Anon. Web Wisdom
"Now here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the
same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least
twice as fast as that!" -- Tweedledum, in "Through the Looking-Glass"
• Courage is -- "it's a habitus, a habit, a virtue: you get it by courageous acts. It's like you learn to swim by swimming. You learn courage by couraging." -- Mary Daly, "Pure Lust"
"Our values aren't our thoughts about what our values should be. Our values are our actions." --
"Real artists ship." -- Steve Jobs
"Done is better than perfect." -- Anne Mollegen Smith.
"Never squander what to others are riches" -- Buddhist Proverb
We do not inherit the earth from our parents, we borrow it from our children. -- Anon?
"Don't binge on that -- it's not your baileywick" -- my friend Ben
"Get in, make your Z, and get out." --- Zorro, from the short-run sitcom, Zorro and Son. http://www.geocities.com/thezorrolegend/zorroandson/zorro-and-son.html Zorro’s son is going in to the crime-fighting biz, and is practicing his Zs on a stack of hay bales covered with a sheet, in the cave. He’s painfully slow, and his dad (Zorro, played by Henry Darrow) gives him a brief lecture on how little time he’ll have to make his Z in a fight with criminals. He makes a quick and perfect Z in the sheet, hands junior the sword, and utters the words that are my mantra.