Quote of the Day – May 2017

While those May flowers are starting to bloom, I hope you enjoy this newest list of quotes!


2nd        “A well-read woman is a dangerous creature.” – Lisa Kleypas

3rd        “Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy” – Isaac Newton

4th        “The world suffers a lot. Not because of the violence of bad people. But because of the silence of good people.” – Napoleon


6th        “Come fairies, take me out of this dull world. For I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame.” – W. B. Yeats

7th        “Just because you have four chairs, six plates, and three cups is no reason why you can’t invite twelve to dinner.” – Alice May Brock

8th        “Sunshine all the time makes a desert.” – Arab proverb (I wish sunshine all the time made dessert)

9th        “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” – Dr. Seuss

10th      “Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else.” – Leonardo da Vinci


12th       “I find life an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.” – Helen Keller

13th        “We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” – Benjamin Franklin

14th      “A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” – Agatha Christie

15th        “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

16th        “Embrace the glorious mess that you are.” – Elizabeth Gilbert


18th        “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

19th      “Do not draw your sword to kill a fly.” – Korean proverb

20th      “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

21st      “All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” – Martin Buber


23rd        “Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.” – William Wordsworth

24th      “The earth has music for those who listen.” – Shakespeare

25th      “Your feet will take you where your heart is.” – Irish Proverb

26th      “You must do the things you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


28th      “Adventure is worthwhile in itself.” – Amelia Earhart

29th      “I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

30th      “It’s okay to get lost every once in a while, sometimes getting lost is how we find ourselves.” – Robert Tew


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