motivational monday: The Last Cab Ride, Beautiful Story - 05/05/15 06:21 AM
I have seen this before, but it is so touching, I thought I would share it again.     I arrived at the address and honked the horn.   
After waiting a few minutes I honked again.

Since this was going to be my last ride of my shift I thought about just driving away, But instead I put the car in park and walked up to the door and knocked..   
'Just a minute', answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something  
Being dragged across the floor.  
After a long pause, the door opened.   
A small woman in her 90's stood before me. … (21 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday, Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes - 02/06/15 02:11 AM
Quotations by Eleanor Roosevelt A woman is like a tea bag- you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.   Eleanor Roosevelt Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't.   Eleanor Roosevelt   Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.   Eleanor Roosevelt Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.   Eleanor Roosevelt I could not at any age be … (30 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Mondays, Happiness Quotes - 12/15/14 05:36 AM
Happiness Quotes
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motivational monday: Motivational Mondays, Leadership Quotes - 12/09/14 04:17 AM
Leadership Quotations
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motivational monday: Motivational Mondays....Quotes About Life - 12/05/14 12:39 AM
Quotations
About Life  
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
Helen Keller
Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.
Jawaharlal Nehru



Life is like the dice that, falling, still show a different face. So life, though it remains the same, is always presenting different aspects.
Alexis
Our life's a stage, a comedy: either learn to play and take it lightly, or bear its troubles patiently.
Palladas


The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect … (14 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Mondays, Motivational Quotes - 11/27/14 11:00 PM
 
Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
We are still masters of our fate.
We are still captains of our souls.
Winston Churchill
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Reach perfection.
Baltasar Gracián
For hope is but the dream
of those that wake.
Matthew Prior
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
Lucretius
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose--
a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Mary Shelley
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motivational monday: Motivational Monday, Character Building Quotations - 11/18/14 05:44 AM

Character Building Quotations
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motivational monday: Motivational Monday....Goals and Goal Setting Quotes - 11/14/14 02:54 AM
Goals and Goal Setting Quotations

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motivational monday: 20 Memorable Veteran's Day Quotes - 11/07/14 12:19 AM
 
Please enjoy these quotes as you honor all veterans – past and present.
 
“I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot.” —Gary Hart
 
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” —Elmer Davis
 
“On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.”
—Dan Lipinski
 
“My heroes … (28 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Mondays, Neitzsche Quotes - 11/01/14 12:52 AM
Quotes About Nietzsche     “The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche          “Blessed are the forgetful, for they get the better even of their blunders.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche          “Those who have a 'why' to live, can bear with almost any 'how'.”
― Viktor E. Frankl, Man's Search for Meaning          “Battle not with monsters, lest ye become a monster, and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche          “Is a … (17 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday, Abe Lincoln Quotes - 10/23/14 03:16 AM
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
  Abraham Lincoln
  As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
  Abraham LincolnBetter to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
  Abraham Lincoln
  Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
  Abraham LincolnForce is all-conquering, but its victories … (15 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Mondays....Aaron Rodgers - 10/17/14 01:40 AM
Aaron Rodgers Quotes:

“I know I'm capable of greatness. And I'm expecting to reach that level.” 
“I've always seemed to have my best performances when I'm under the most pressure.” 
“I want us to be a connected team—on and off the field.” 
"I've always been supremely confident in my abilities. But the biggest confidence boost is when the guys around you, you feel like they have confidence in you.” 
“You can't turn the ball over and expect to win.” 
“As a man of faith, God doesn't bring you to things that you can't get through. He doesn't put you in … (11 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday.....Communication Quotes - 09/24/14 05:08 AM
Communication Quotations  
Be silent, or say something better than silence.
Pythagoras
Proper words in proper places make the true definition of a style.
Jonathan Swift

It is as easy to draw back a stone, thrown with force from the hand, as to recall a word once spoken.
Menander



The first ingredient in conversation is truth:
the next good sense; the third, good humor;
and the fourth wit.
Sir William Temple
True eloquence, indeed, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases … (17 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday....Vince Lombardi Quotes - 09/20/14 04:33 AM
Here are some of Vince Lombardi's best quotes about Teamwork and Commitment:
 
Teamwork
“The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.”
“People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.”
“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.”
Commitment
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don’t do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
“Unless a man believes … (23 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Opportunity Quotes! - 09/08/14 03:25 AM
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motivational monday: Motivational Mondays....Sports Quotes! - 09/04/14 02:12 AM

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
George Herbert
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all?
Joe Namath
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
Vince Lombardi
Maybe the day will come when I can sit back and be content....But until that day comes, I intend to stay in the batter's box — I don't let the big guys push me out of there anymore — and keep hammering away.
Hank Aaron
You are the handicap you must face.
You are the one who must choose your place.
James Lane … (20 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday........Bob Marley Quotes - 08/25/14 12:04 AM
Motivational Monday.....Bob Marley Quotes
   
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center              “You may not be her first, her last, or her only. She loved before she may love again. But if she loves you now, what else matters? She's not perfect—you aren't either, and the two of you may never be perfect together but if she can make you laugh, cause you to think twice, and admit to being human and making mistakes, hold onto her and give her the most you can. She may not be thinking about you … (18 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday........Life Quotes - 08/18/14 12:05 AM
 

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
Nelson Henderson
Change is not merely necessary to life, it is life.
Alvin Toffler
Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.
Hypocrites
After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
Italian Proverb
Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think.
La Bruyere
There is only one thing that remains to us, that cannot be taken away: to act with courage and dignity and to stick to … (22 comments)

motivational monday: Motivational Monday....Quotes To Overcome Worry and Anxiety - 07/27/14 11:38 PM
Motivational Monday....Quotes To Overcome Worry and Anxiety
   
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center               
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motivational monday: Motivational Monday, Inspirational Poem - 07/20/14 11:51 PM
Motivational Monday, Inspirational Poem
   
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center               
 
A friend sent this to me and I thought I would share....
My sister Kelly was paralyzed when she was 16. For the next 25 years she was totally dependent on others. Even though she got dealt a bad hand, she remained strong and dignified throughout her life. That is why she'll always be "The Strongest Girl I Ever Knew". Kelly, I know you're dancing in Heaven The Strongest Girl I Ever Knew © Ronald Doe In … (19 comments)

 
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