Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Take a Quote, Leave a Quote

Just don't give up trying to do what you really love to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.

~Ella Fitzgerald

Don't! give! up!!



  1. You can't make a person love you---you can only stalk them until they give up~!!

  2. "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... it's learning to dance in the rain."... Unk.

  3. Not sure what you're using these for, but love the idea and your quote! I'm in the middle of making a quote jar, so I'll have to check back. Here's mine (one that I have in my studio):

    Be who you are...
    Say what you feel...
    Those who mind don't matter...
    and those who matter don't mind.

    ~Dr. Seuss

  4. Troubles are often the tools by which God fashions us for better things.
    Henry Ward Beecher

  5. "Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop."
    Isn't this lovely. I put it inside a sympathy card.

    Source Unknown

  6. May your sorrows be patched and yourjoys be quilted. unknown.

  7. "no one can make you feel inferior without your consent". eleanor roosevelt
    i love this one!

  8. Each day comes bearing its own gifts. Untie the ribbons.
    ~Ruth Ann Schabacker

  9. My all-time favorite...the last lines of Robert Frost's poem:
    "Two roads diverged in a wood, and I,
    I took the one less traveled by,
    And that has made all the difference. "

  10. Sometimes you're the bug; sometimes you're the windshield

  11. First, let me say I "needed" your quote today...thanks for the lift!

    My fav is:
    The better part of one's life consists of his friendships~~Abraham Lincoln

    I love, love quotes and use them all of the time. hint, hint....

  12. My quote --- Some men see things as they are and say "Why?". I dream things that never were and say "Why not?"... RFK

  13. We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.
    (Dakota Proverb)

  14. Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.

    Chinese Proverb

  15. Such wonderful inspirations for the day;)
    Here's one:
    "In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed" - Kahlil Gibran

  16. I'll give one....I love this one by Billy Graham.

    "God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the othe to give with".

  17. Women are angels. And when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to
    fly.........on a broomstick. We are flexible.

    That's my favorite.

  18. Let go and let God - one of my favorites that I remind myself of daily! :)

  19. Thanks for the Quote, Melanie. Very timely for me - as my job is relocating and I now have to find a new one.

    Here's one of my favorites from a book I read by Ember Case...

    "You can't change what has already been, and wishing for things to be different isn't going to make them so."

    It always reminds me to stop dwelling on what has already happened and to forge ahead to make things better.

  20. Live Well,
    Laugh Often,
    Love Horses

  21. Oh what a great idea! Here's one of my favorites:

    "Speak without offending; listen without defending!"


  22. More wag - less bark
    or for cat lovers
    More purrr - less hiss


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