I shall not pass this way again –

“I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.”

William Penn

Sparkle your world

“To the dull mind all nature is leaden. To the illumined mind

the whole world burns and sparkles with light.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

… Success comes to those who can weather the storm.”

“Just as the tumultuous chaos of a thunderstorm brings a nurturing rain that allows life to flourish, so too in human affairs times of advancement are preceded by times of disorder. Success comes to those who can weather the storm.”
— I Ching No. 3

Today’s thought for the day cleverly compares the pessimist and the optimuist

“The pessimist borrows trouble; the optimists lend encouragement.”

— William Arthur Ward

Peace, quiet and writing…a dream come true?

‘Diversify’ has become one of the buzz words of the decade, as we’re rightly encouraged to branch out career wise – at any age. And occasionally we’re lucky enough to find that an established occupation can morph neatly into something more rounded and eminently satisfying.

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Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to …

“Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to decide how anybody or anything outside ourselves will affect us.”

Stephen R. Covey

… it’s not the years in your life

“And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” Abraham Lincoln

I can change

“I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.”

— Stephen Covey

Throw your heart

“Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.”

– Norman Vincent Peale

Thought for the Day

“There is no pleasure in having nothing to do. The fun is in having lots to do and not doing it.”

— Mary Little