Posted on Nov 25, 2019
11/25/2019: "The 8 rules that George Washington Carver lived by: 1)Be clean both inside and out; 2) Neither look up to the rich or down to the poor; 3) Lose, if need be, without squealing; 4) Win without bragging; 5) Always be considerate of women, children and older people; 6) Be too brave to lie; 7) Be too generous to cheat; 8) Take your share of the world and let others take theirs."  attributed to George Washington Carver
10/07/2019: "Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet.  Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired and success achieved."  attributed to Helen Keller
09/23/2019: "There is nothing impossible to him who will try."  attributed to Alexander the Great
09/16/2019: "It is not about the shoes.  It is about knowing what direction you are moving.  Not forgetting where you started.  It is about having the courage to fail.  Not breaking when you are broken.  Taking everything you have been given and making something better.  It is about work before glory.  And what is inside of you.  It is about doing what they say you cant.  It is not about the shoes.  It is about what you ca do in them.  It is about being who you were born to be."
09/09/2019: "Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.  We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream.  It must be fought for, protected and handed on for them to do the same."  attributed to Former President Ronald Reagan
08/19/2019: "It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles.  Then the victory is yours.  It cannot be taken away from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell."  attributed to Buddha
07/29/2019: "Isn't it the moment of most profound doubt that gives birth to new certainties?  Perhaps hopelessness is the very soil that nourishes human hope; perhaps one could never find sense in life without first experiencing its absurdity."  attributed to Vaclav Havel (last President of Czechoslovakia and first President of the Czech Republic)
07/22/2019: "When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself."  attributed to Tecumseh (Native American Shawnee warrior and chief)
07/15/2019: "You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.  You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror.  I can take the next thing that comes along.' "   - attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt
07/15/2019: "I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered.  But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall. " - attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt
07/08/2019: "I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed."   - attributed to Booker T. Washington
07/01/2019: "Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world.  For, indeed, that's all who ever have."   - attributed to Margaret Mead