We celebrated Thanksgiving this long weekend in Canada - and I hosted two full turkey dinners, one on Saturday and the other on Sunday. So I was busy with cooking and visiting - and being thankful for all our families to be present.
I am posting my cards for the 11th and q2th.
There were a number of sources for this but could not place just one. There were a couple of similar quotes that resonated with me:
“And the day came when the
risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to
“The only way that we can
live, is if we grow. The only way that we can grow is if we change. The only
way that we can change is if we learn. The only way we can learn is if we are
exposed. And the only way that we can become exposed is if we throw ourselves
out into the open. Do it. Throw yourself.” ―C.
Today is Day 10 of the 31 Days of Writing challenge. We are a third of the way through this fun month long challenge. Hundreds are taking part.
The idea of making our own opportunities is reflected in this quote by Milton Berle:
"If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door."
Milton Berle was an actor and comedian, starting in vaudeville and then on to radio and television. Known as Uncle Miltie, he had a long and varied career, including his own show in the 50s.
For more information on this funny man, go here.
Today is Day 7 of the 31 Days of Writing Challenge.
This quote speaks for itself - we really can't compare ourselves to anyone else.
"Comparison is the thief of joy".
This is one of many wonderful quotes of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States. Not only was he a statesman but he was also a soldier, writer, explore among other things. Check at Brainy Quotes for many more of his amazing words of wisdom.