Sunday, April 22, 2012

Inspiration, Illustrated


Today, I'd like to share with you some inspirational quotations which we could all use from time to time (I really got inspired while working on this blog post!) along with some photographs that  hopefully inspire, as well.


"Stop and smell the roses."

"A rose by any other name would smell as sweet."
-William Shakespeare

"See life through an artist's eye."

"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."

"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

"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you have imagined."
-Henry David Thoreau

"Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things."
-Robert Brault

"Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many..."
Charles Dickens

"Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow."

"Optimist: A man who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery."
-Walter Winchell

"The truly important things in life-love, beauty, and one's own uniqueness-..."
Pablo Casals

"Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul.  Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal."
Ralph Vaull Starr

"It is never too late to be what you might have been."
George Eliot

Positive thought: "When you wholeheartedly adopt 'with all your heart' attitude and go out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things."
Norman Vincent Peale

Thanks for visiting!  Until next time on a Sunday, Becky

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