Quote Wall

Where all the retired “Quotes of the Week” reside in peace and harmony.

Your life is your story. Write well. Edit often.
~Susan Statham

And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.
~Gilbert K. Chesterton

Flattery is like chewing gum. Enjoy it but don’t swallow it.
~Hank Ketcham

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
~Dag Hammarskjold

You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the windscreen, it said ‘Parking Fine.’ So that was nice.
~Tim Vine

Not to engage in the pursuit of ideas is to live like ants instead of like men.
~Mortimer Adler

It is what you do from now on that will either move our civilization forward a few tiny steps, or else… begin to march us steadily backward.
~Patrick Stewart

The road to success is always under construction.

Start strong, stay strong, and finish strong by remembering why you started in the first place.
~Ralph Marston

The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’
~Maria Montessori

People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals – that is, goals that do not inspire them.
~Tony Robbins

Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
~Francis Bacon

The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair.
~Audrey Hepburn

The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.
~Madeleine L’Englel

You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
~Pablo Neruda