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  2007 Paula Baker

Quote of The Day


"I do not ask how the wounded one feels. I, myself become the wounded one."

-- Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass

"Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire. You will what you imagine. And at last you create what you will."

-- George Bernard Shaw

"Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't going away."

-- Elvis Presley

"Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly."

-- St. Francis DeSales

"Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can make a difference; indeed, it is the only thing that ever really does."

-- Margaret Mead

"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear."

-- Dr. Martin Luther King

"It's always something."

-- Roseanne Roseannadanna (Gilda Radner)

"The Doctor of the future will give no drugs but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease."

-- Thomas Edison

"Nothing is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity."

-- Dr. Martin Luther King

"I am only one, but I am still one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do."

-- Helen Keller

"The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance. The wise man grows it under his feet."

-- James Oppenheim

"When solving problems dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves."

-- Anthony J. D'Angelo

"The past is never where you think you left it."

-- Katherine Anne Porter

"People travel to wonder at the height of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars; and they pass by themselves without wondering."

-- St. Augustine

"You have to stay in shape. My grandmother started walking when she was 60. She's 97 today and we don't know where the heck she is."

-- Ellen DeGeneres

"You've got to continue to grow or you're just like last night's cornbread -- stale and dry."

-- Loretta Lynn

"Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds."

-- Franklin Delanore Roosevelt

"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them."

-- Albert Einstein

"If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is within you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you."

-- Jesus, in the Gospel according to Thomas

"Life is a roller coaster. Try to eat a light lunch."

-- David Schmaltz

"The miracle is this--the more we share, the more we have."

-- Leonard Nimoy

"You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and be vibrantly alive in repose."

-- Indira Gandhi

"Being fat means never having to say 'No Thank You"

-- Sally Maxwell