Posts Tagged: gain wisdom

A Million Dollars’ Worth of Love

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

A Million Dollars’ Worth of Love

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

Walking Away

“Most of the time, people say negative things for a reaction, and I can’t even bear to give them the satisfaction. So, there’s something that I gain from feeling like I’m the bigger person, from walking away from a situation.”

Walking Away

“Most of the time, people say negative things for a reaction, and I can’t even bear to give them the satisfaction. So, there’s something that I gain from feeling like I’m the bigger person, from walking away from a situation.”

Cognizant of Self & The Enemy

“If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.” ~ Sun Tzu, a.k.a. Sun Wu General, Military Strategist & Philosopher

Cognizant of Self & The Enemy

“If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.” ~ Sun Tzu, a.k.a. Sun Wu General, Military Strategist & Philosopher

Love: More Than Attraction

“Love comes to everybody in many different ways. Attraction is always the first thing, no? But love must be more than that. It must be magic.” ~ Julio Iglesias, a.k.a. Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva Singer, Songwriter, Guinness Record

Love: More Than Attraction

“Love comes to everybody in many different ways. Attraction is always the first thing, no? But love must be more than that. It must be magic.” ~ Julio Iglesias, a.k.a. Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva Singer, Songwriter, Guinness Record

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

The Journey That Teaches

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.” ~ Drake, a.k.a. Aubrey Drake Graham Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer & Actor

The Journey That Teaches

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.” ~ Drake, a.k.a. Aubrey Drake Graham Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer & Actor

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

A Lot of Things, A Lot of People

“I pray every night, sometimes long prayers about a lot of things and a lot of people, but I don’t talk about it or brag about it because that’s between God and me, and I’m no better than anybody else

A Lot of Things, A Lot of People

“I pray every night, sometimes long prayers about a lot of things and a lot of people, but I don’t talk about it or brag about it because that’s between God and me, and I’m no better than anybody else

Be Beautiful & Brainy

“I was a little fat pudgy kid with big thick glasses, and I was quiet and never said a word, you know – teachers loved me, straight-A student. Growing up in Texas, you were either pretty or smart. Smart didn’t

Be Beautiful & Brainy

“I was a little fat pudgy kid with big thick glasses, and I was quiet and never said a word, you know – teachers loved me, straight-A student. Growing up in Texas, you were either pretty or smart. Smart didn’t

Protectors of Our Liberty

“Celebrate those who protect our liberty.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963) goo.gl/u7Obcu

Protectors of Our Liberty

“Celebrate those who protect our liberty.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963) goo.gl/u7Obcu

Our Liberty

“As government expands, liberty contracts.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975), & 40th President of the United States (1/20/1981–1/20/1989) goo.gl/u7Obcu “”

Our Liberty

“As government expands, liberty contracts.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975), & 40th President of the United States (1/20/1981–1/20/1989) goo.gl/u7Obcu “”

All the Things Guaranteed

“Socialists can provide you shelter, fill your belly with bacon and beans, treat you when you’re ill; all the things guaranteed to a prisoner or a slave.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975)

All the Things Guaranteed

“Socialists can provide you shelter, fill your belly with bacon and beans, treat you when you’re ill; all the things guaranteed to a prisoner or a slave.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975)

A Yardstick of Quality

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” ~ Steve Jobs, Entrepreneur, Marketer, Inventor, & Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Apple, Inc. Founder & CEO of NeXT, Disney Legend (2013, posthumously) Grammy

A Yardstick of Quality

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” ~ Steve Jobs, Entrepreneur, Marketer, Inventor, & Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Apple, Inc. Founder & CEO of NeXT, Disney Legend (2013, posthumously) Grammy

Small Things, Good Things

“I do small things. I try to do good things every day.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

Small Things, Good Things

“I do small things. I try to do good things every day.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

A Vote FOR Them Without Voting

“Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.” ~ George Jean Nathan, Drama Critic & Magazine Editor

A Vote FOR Them Without Voting

“Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.” ~ George Jean Nathan, Drama Critic & Magazine Editor

Work the Democracy

“I’m tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn’t work. Of course IT doesn’t work. WE are supposed to work it.” ~ Alexander Humphreys Woollcott, Drama Critic, Essayist, Playwright, Editor, Actor, Raconteur & Radio Personality

Work the Democracy

“I’m tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn’t work. Of course IT doesn’t work. WE are supposed to work it.” ~ Alexander Humphreys Woollcott, Drama Critic, Essayist, Playwright, Editor, Actor, Raconteur & Radio Personality

Making Our Voices Heard, Now

“People often say that, in a democracy, decisions are made by a majority of the people. Of course, that is not true. Decisions are made by a majority of those who make themselves heard and who vote – a very

Making Our Voices Heard, Now

“People often say that, in a democracy, decisions are made by a majority of the people. Of course, that is not true. Decisions are made by a majority of those who make themselves heard and who vote – a very

Will We Deny Ourselves, Now?

“Nobody will ever deny the American people the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.” ~ Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Statesman & 32nd President of the United States

Will We Deny Ourselves, Now?

“Nobody will ever deny the American people the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.” ~ Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Statesman & 32nd President of the United States

To Build It to Sell It

“3 Tips to Build Your Company to Be Sold 1. Build a company/product that solves a real problem. 2. Figure out growth strategy 3. Be lean.“ ~ Chinedu Echeruo, Founder & CEO of Gigameet, Founder of Hopstop & Tripology, Investment

To Build It to Sell It

“3 Tips to Build Your Company to Be Sold 1. Build a company/product that solves a real problem. 2. Figure out growth strategy 3. Be lean.“ ~ Chinedu Echeruo, Founder & CEO of Gigameet, Founder of Hopstop & Tripology, Investment

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

I Will Never!

“If I say to myself, “I will never succeed. I will never make money. I will never find a client. Everybody I ever knew already has everything they need. I can’t do it because … .” If you say these

I Will Never!

“If I say to myself, “I will never succeed. I will never make money. I will never find a client. Everybody I ever knew already has everything they need. I can’t do it because … .” If you say these

Considered as An Expert

“A winner knows how much he still has to learn, even when he is considered an expert by others; a loser wants to be considered an expert by others before he has learned enough to know how little he knows.”

Considered as An Expert

“A winner knows how much he still has to learn, even when he is considered an expert by others; a loser wants to be considered an expert by others before he has learned enough to know how little he knows.”

It Is Speaking to Us

“When I look at the Gospel, I see how it is speaking to me at this time. I see how to be to others and it helps.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino

It Is Speaking to Us

“When I look at the Gospel, I see how it is speaking to me at this time. I see how to be to others and it helps.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino

Negativity Banished

“The old saying that “success breeds success” has something to it. It’s that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination and get you going the right way.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author, Chairman &

Negativity Banished

“The old saying that “success breeds success” has something to it. It’s that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination and get you going the right way.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author, Chairman &