Thursday, January 23, 2020

Today's Quote: Emily Brontë

'Twas grief enough to think mankind
All hollow servile insincere
But worse to trust to my own mind
And find the same corruption there
~ Emily Brontë

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Today's Quote: Jonathan Larson

There's only us, there's only this.
Forget regret, or life is yours to miss.
No other road, no other way, no day but today.
~ Jonathan Larson

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Today's Quote: Proverbial Wisdom

Unfortunates learn from their own mistakes, and the lucky ones learn from other's mistakes.
~ Afghan proverb

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Today's Quote: Vincent van Gogh

In 2020, be the artist you were meant to be! --DM

The more I think it over, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
~ Vincent van Gogh
Self Portrait by Vincent van Gogh.

Thursday, December 26, 2019

Today's Quote: John Muir

Good tidings to all as we look forward to a new year. --DM

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
~ John Muir

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Today's Quote: Author Unknown

We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success.
~ Author unknown
Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Today's Quote: Emily Post

Something to take to heart at dinner today. Happy Thanksgiving! --DM

Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
~ Emily Post
Photo by Jack Delano.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Today's Quote: Baltasar Gracián

The greatest of sages can commit one mistake, but not two; he may fall into error, but he doesn’t lie down and make his home there.
~ Baltasar Gracián

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Today's Quote: Stephen Colbert

You can’t laugh and be afraid at the same time—of anything. If you're laughing, I defy you to be afraid.
~ Stephen Colbert

Photo by David Shankbone.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Today's Quote: Only Joking!

Considering it's Halloween, I'm inclined to stray a little from the quote theme for today! --DM

What kind of mistakes do ghosts make?

Boo boos!
~ Joke