Motivational Monday

By
Services for Real Estate Pros with Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance

pic"Attempt easy tasks as if they were difficult, and difficult as if they were easy; in the one case that confidence may not fall asleep, in the other that it may not be dismayed."
– Baltasar Gracián y Morales

"Times of general calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm."       – Charles Caleb Colton

"Your life becomes the thing you have decided it shall be."
– Raymond Charles Barker

"We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same."
– Carlos Castaneda

"Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision."
– Peter Drucker

"Most people are so busy knocking themselves out trying to do everything they think they should do, they never get around to do what they want to do."
– Kathleen Winsor

"If no one ever took risks, Michelangelo would have painted on the Sistine floor."
– Neil Simon

"Excellence is not an act but a habit. The things you do the most are the things you will do the best."
– Marva Collins

"Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly, and its spines crumble."
– Admiral William Halsey

"I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it."
– Pablo Picasso

 

Posted by

Sharon Lee

Comments (13)

Robert Hammerstein
Christie's International Real Estate - Hillsdale, NJ
Bergen County NJ Real Estate

Sharon - A great collection of inspirational quotes.... I love all of them...

Dec 21, 2009 09:15 AM
Mary Douglas
United Country Ponderosa Realty, Red Feather Lakes, Colorado - Red Feather Lakes, CO
REALTOR, Red Feather Lakes, Colorado

Hi Sharon, Thanks for the Motivation today!  Needed it to keep moving along on the Holiday list o'things to do :-)  Have a wonderful Christmas week Sharon!

Dec 21, 2009 09:22 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Thank you Robert and thank you so much for adding me as a associate. Have a Merry Christmas. <SMILE>

Dec 21, 2009 09:22 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Hi Mary-You are fast on the draw and slipped in there. I need motivation too as I have a nasty headache and work to do tonite after a long day already. OH well. That is what motivation is for HUH. <SMILE> Have a blessed week my friend.

Dec 21, 2009 09:30 AM
Barbara Le Pine
ADVANTAGE REAL ESTATE, serving Lincoln County - Newport, OR
Your agent for the Central Oregon Coast!

Sharon Lee, Thanks for the quotes! I always love to take a moment to stop and think.

Dec 21, 2009 09:30 AM
Gary Woltal
Keller Williams Realty - Flower Mound, TX
Assoc. Broker Realtor SFR Dallas Ft. Worth

I like the habit of excellence Sharon. That one is a good choice for us all to make each day. Great thoughts you've compiled (AS ALWAYS!!)

Dec 21, 2009 09:30 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Hi Barbara-You are welcome. Have a Merry Christmas. <SMILE>

Hi Gary-I know you do and you are right it is a wonderful choice. Thank you. Merry Christmas <SMILE>

Dec 21, 2009 09:41 AM
Sharon & Bruce Walter
Keller Williams Realty Lafayette, IN - Lafayette, IN
West Lafayette homes for sale

I really enjoyed these quotes, Sharon.  You already have me fired up for Tuesday!

Dec 21, 2009 02:16 PM
Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

Sharon, I really love the Pablo Picasso quote.  And awesome photo, too!

Dec 22, 2009 06:17 PM
Steve Hoffacker
Steve Hoffacker LLC - West Palm Beach, FL
Certified Aging In Place Specialist-Instructor

Sharon,

I like your quotes and I really like the picture of your flowers with the droplets on them. :)

Steve

Dec 23, 2009 08:28 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Hi Sharon-Glad you like them. Merry Christmas. <SMILE>

Hi Pat-I like that one as well. Tiger lilies are one of my fav flowers. Merry Christmas. <SMILE>

Hi Steve-Thank you I am glad you liked both of them. Merry Christmas. <SMILE>

Dec 23, 2009 11:15 AM
Jim & Maria Hart
Brand Name Real Estate - Charleston, SC
Charleston, SC Real Estate

Hey, Sharon. Great job with all those quotes. Thanks for sharing, Jim

Dec 28, 2009 03:43 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Thank you Jim-I appreciate the compliment. Happy New Year. <SMILE>

Dec 28, 2009 09:22 AM