“We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take us or spare us.” ~~   Marcel Proust

Filed under: Experience,  Life,  Marcel Proust,  Wisdom
 

“I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” ~~ Pablo Picasso


Filed under: Learning,  Pablo Picasso
 

“The biggest risk is not taking any risk…In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” ~~ Mark Zuckerberg

Filed under: Mark Zuckerberg,  Risk,  Success
 

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ~~ Sir Winston Churchill


Filed under: Charity,  Life,  Love,  Winston Churchill
 

“I don’t know anything about music. In my line you don’t have to.” ~~ Elvis Presley

Filed under: Elvis Presley,  Humor
 

“Our imagination is stretched to the utmost, not, as in fiction, to imagine things which are not really there, but just to comprehend those things which are there.” ~~ Richard Feynman


Filed under: Imagination,  Knowledge,  Richard Feynman
 

“In these days, a man who says a thing cannot be done is quite apt to be interrupted by some idiot doing it.” ~~   Elbert Hubbard

Filed under: Determination,  Elbert Hubbard,  Goals,  Inspiration,  Optimism,  Risk,  Success
 

“Shall I tell you what I think are the two qualities of a work of art? First, it must be the indescribable, and second, it must be inimitable.” ~~ Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Filed under: Art,  Pierre-Auguste Renoir
 

“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.” ~~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“I’m going to insist that we’ve got decent funding, enough teachers, and computers in the classroom, but unless you turn off the television set and get over a certain anti-intellectualism that I think pervades some low-income communities, our children are not going to achieve.” ~~ Barack Obama

Filed under: Achievement,  Barack Obama,  Education