“The thing I like best about beautiful quotes is the uplifting, contemplative and pondering quality that accompanies most of them.” ~ Penny L Howe, 2014
A few favorites to ponder:
“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” ~ Elbert Hubbard
“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” ~ Maya Angelou
“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.” ~ Bil Keane
“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
18 thoughts on “Why Are So Many Quotes Beautiful?”
Bil Keane…We met Jeff a few weekends ago. He took over for his dad with The Family Circus. Very nice guy. I bet Bil was a nice person too.
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No doubt about it. In the genes for certain! 🙂 xo
I agree with you, completely dear friend!
All wonderfully inspiring Penny! Thank you. 🙂
Always a pleasure to please others LuAnn! Thank you so much. 🙂
Thanks for the inspiration Penny! 🙂 xo
My pleasure, as always Debby, have a great week, my friend! 🙂
Thanks and you too Penny! ❤
I love the quotes and here are a couple I like:
That which does not kill you had better run pretty fast.
A friend will help you move
A best friend will help you move a body
When you are going through hell, keep going Winston Churchill
Hands will go to the end of the arms, but the heart can encompass the world.
Fall down seven times, stand up eight Japanese proverb
There are so many others that I like and love, but I think I have a new favourite which is the title of my post yesterday –
All the advice in the world will never help you until you help yourself – Fred Van Amburgh
Hi Alastair. These are wonderful, some funny and all true, as you say most especially the lasst one! Thank you for sharing, my friend! 🙂 xo
You’re welcome, and thanks for always posting something inspirational Penny
How I love quotes, thanks for those lovely ones! Have a great loving Sunday Penny, my friend!
Hi Ute. You and I, both. Hoping your week ahead is an excellent one! All my love, 🙂 xx
I think the quotes reflect the reality of life and touches people’s hearts to be a better person.
Hi, Yoshiko. You worded that so beautifully, I agree. Thank you my friend! xx
You are welcome, my dear friend, and thank you for your kind compliments 😊