Sunday, February 27, 2011

Quotes I Like

"Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working" ~Pablo Picasso

I like this quote: "Let us, before we die, gather up our heritage, and offer it to our children." The author of this quote is Will Durant, The Story of Civilization If we don't gather up our heritage and pass it on to the next generation, there would not be a civilization story.

"If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves." ~Dale Carnegie

"Mama's, don't let your babies grow up to be JPEG's" ~Wendy McGee

"No cowboy was ever faster on the draw than a grandparent pulling a baby picture out of a wallet," ~Unknown

"When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry," ~William Shakespeare

"With all thy getting, get going," ~Unknown

"History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines
reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings
of antiquity" ~Cicero

"A man will live for as long as he is remembered" ~Socrates, 425 B.C.

"In an age of disposable everything, it is important not to dispose of our
stories" ~Anonymous

"The best memory is not as good as pale ink" ~Chinese Proverb

"I urge you to pursue preserving your personal history to allow your children
and grandchildren to know who you were as a child and what your hopes and dreams
were" ~Oprah Winfrey

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