Quotes

Some wise, interesting, funny and/or inspirational quotes that we like…..

“There is a difference between knowledge and wisdom” – Dexter Jettster, Star Wars II – artybaker

Take only photographs, leave only footprints.” – Unknown – artybaker

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we really are, far more than our abilities.” – Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – artybaker

“Why were you lurking under our window?”
“Yes – yes, good point, Petunia! What were you doing under our window, boy?”
“Listening to the news,” said Harry in a resigned voice.
His aunt and uncle exchanged looks of outrage.
“Listening to the news! Again?”
“Well, it changes every day, you see,” said Harry.” – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix – artybaker

“Be yourself, everybody else is already taken.” Oscar Wilde – artybaker

“I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that don’t work.” Thomas A. Edison – artybaker

“Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll – artybaker

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Unknown – artybaker

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss – sophofbread

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi – sophofbread

“[from The One and Only Official Mr. Gum Official Glossary That Tells You What Words Mean by Explaining Them Using Other Words] :
Cups of tea: People in England are always drinking cups of tea. “Oh let’s have a cup of tea ” they say. “That will prove we are English and not American.” Sometimes American people try to have cups of tea to pretend they are English but forget it We can always tell you are faking it” – Andy Stanton, You’re a Bad Man, Mr Gum! – sophofbread

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches – sophofbread

“If you want to know what a man is like, take a look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.” J.K.Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire sophofbread

“It only takes a second to do better” Sandra Dodd – mumlovesearlgrey

“However we treat the child, the child will treat the world” Pam Leo – mumlovesearlgrey

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow, learn as if you were to live forever” Gandhi – mumlovesearlgrey

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