Jan 28, 2016

Mistakes


"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one."
~Elbert Hubbard



Jan 27, 2016

There is no failure


"There is no failure except in no longer trying."
~Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard was an American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher from Illinois.  An ambitious young man, he became a marketing genius and after penning three novels, he founded the Roycroft Press. He died tragically with his wife Alice in 1915, when the British ocean liner, Lusitana, that they were aboard was hit by a German torpedo. The couple refused to be separated when the other passengers were boarding life boats and ended up on the sinking part of the ship.



Jan 26, 2016

Life


"What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?"
~Vincent Van Gogh


 Vincent Van Gogh was one of the most famous painters of the 1800s.  You can read his biography in the book Van Gogh: The Life.  Perhaps his most recognizable work is Starry Night.  You can order a print copy of it thru Poster Revolution on Amazon. For more of his works, check out Van Gogh: Complete Works.

Jan 25, 2016

Life's Challenges


"Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are."
~Bernice Johnson Reagon

Bernice Johnson Reagon is a singer, songwriter, and scholar who was active in the civil rights movement of the 1960s.  The daughter of a baptist minister, she served as music consultant, producer, composer, and performer on several award-winning film projects and was the conceptual producer and narrator of the award-winning radio series Wade in the Water, African American Sacred Music Traditions.



Jan 24, 2016

What Matters


The most important thing is to enjoy your life - to be happy - it's all that matters.
~Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn was a British actress and humanitarian.  She is also considered a fashion icon, representing charisma, elegance, and beauty.  She was born in 1929 in Ixelles, Belgium and died in 1993 in Tolochenaz, Switzerland.

Check out the Audrey Hepburn DVD Collection (Roman Holiday / Sabrina / Breakfast at Tiffany's) (1961) from Amazon and see why she is considered one of Hollywood's greatest fashion icons of all time.

Jan 23, 2016

The Greatest Gifts


The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
~Denis Waitley

Denis Waitley is a well-known American motivational speaker, writer, and consultant. He is also the best-selling author of "The Psychology of Winning" and "The Winner's Edge". To learn more about Denis Waitley, visit his official website - www.waitley.com/