Saturday, September 30, 2017

September Words of Wisdom

Any fool can know. The point is to understand. --Albert Einstein

No matter how many times a snake sheds its skin, it will always be a snake. Remmber that before allowing people back into your life.  --Unknown

One of the risks of being quiet is that other people can fill your silence with their own interpretation...you're bored, you're depressed, you're shy, you're stuck up, you're judgmental. When others can't read us, they write their own story - not always one we choose or that's true to who we really are. --Sophia Dembling

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted. --Ralph Waldo Emerson

To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead. --Thomas Paine

Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think. --Robert Henri

Don't bend; don't water it down/ don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly. --Franz Kafka

Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one. --Terry Pratchett

Your dresses should be tight enough to show you're a woman and loose enough to show you're a lady. --Edith Head

Being a little weird is a just a natural side effect of being awesome. --Sue Fitzmaurice

The secret to permanently breaking any bad habit is to love something greater than the habit. --Bryant McGill

I have a lot of respect for genuine people. They might not be perfect, but at least they're not pretending to be. --Anthony Gucciardi

The best revenge is always just to happily move on and let Karma do the rest. --Unknown

You're under no obligation to be the same person you were a year, month, or even fifteen minutes ago. You have the right to grow. No apologies. --Unknown

Everything will change when your desire to move on exceeds your desire to hold on. --Alan H. Cohen

The thing about smart people is that they seem like crazy people to dumb people. --Stephen Hawking

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world is upset. --St. Francis de Sales

Term limits would increase the likelihood that people who come to Congress would anticipate returning to careers in the private sector and therefore would, as they legislate, think about what it is like to live under the laws they make. --George Will

If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. --Roald Dahl

My dreams did not come true. But I worked really hard. And I ended up building an empire out of my imagination. --Shonda Rhimes.

I think Bette Davis is one of the most beautiful women I know...She's coped bravely with so many things. She has a wonderful face. --Elizabeth Taylor

Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you are happy for a reason, you're in trouble, because that reason can be taken from you. --Deepak Chopra

What is broken can be mended. What hurst can be healed. And no matter how dark it gets, the sun is going to rise again. --Unknown

Be brave enough to live creatively. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. You cannot get there by bus, only by hard work, risking and by not quite knowing what you are doing. What you will discover will be wonderful: Yourself. --Alan Alda

Your intuition knows what to write, so get out of the way. --Ray Bradbury

Because there's nothing so beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's sent away. --Sarah Kay

You believed in Santa for 8 years. You can believe in yourself for 10 seconds. --Unknown

Every five to ten pages I want a big fist to come out of the screenplay and punch the reader in the gut. --Allan Durand

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