2 Spare Minutes

Quotes

Find one that resonates with you and ponder it a while

  • Ralph Waldo Emerson

    For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • Bruce Lee

    Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

    Bruce Lee

  • Alice Walker

    The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.

    Alice Walker

  • Zig Ziglar

    The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little.

    Zig Ziglar

  • Mary Pipher

    We all underestimate our need for joy. If we are not careful, we live as if our schedules are our lives. We cross one thing after another off the list. At the end of the day, we have completed our chores, but we haven’t necessarily been present for our own experiences.

    Mary Pipher, Seeking Peace

  • Robert Heinlein

    Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded–here and there, now and then–are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often condemned, and almost always opposed by all right-thinking people. Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating, or (as sometimes happens) is driven out of a society, the people then slip back into abject poverty. This is known as ‘bad luck.

    Robert Heinlein, “Time Enough for Love”

  • Walt Disney

    The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

    Walt Disney

  • Anne Frank

    How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

    Anne Frank

  • Vincent Van Gogh

    I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.

    Vincent Van Gogh

  • Alexandra K. Trenfor

    The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don’t tell you what to see.

    Alexandra K. Trenfor