June 2010 quotes of the month

3 Jun

On new chapters  . . .

You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself. – Ethel Barrymore

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm– Colette

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to uncharted lands, or opened a new doorway to the human spirit. – Helen Keller

You may have a fresh start any time you choose, for this thing we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.- Mary Pickford

A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner. – English proverb

We have it in our power to begin the world all over again– Thomas Paine

It’s never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot

Fortune sides with he who dares. – Virgil

It is by believing in roses that one brings them to bloom.– French proverb

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have been altered. – Nelson Mandela

No, you never get any fun out of the things you haven’t done. – Ogden Nash

If you can walk, you can dance. If you can talk, you can sing. -Zimbabwe proverb

Whatever you are, be a good one. – Abraham Lincoln

You already possess everything necessary to become great. – Crow proverb

Nothing is worth more than this day. – Goethe