Friday, September 24, 2010

Wisdom Jar Week 3

There are quite a few Yogi Berra quotes in this group, mostly because they made me laugh so much.  They also reminded me of quotes from a good friend of ours Cathy, who always messes up quotes and sayings, so I've added a few of hers to the end.
  1. No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. - William Blake
  2. Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. - Les Brown
  3. Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat Scottish Proverb
  4. Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change. - Golnik Eric
  5. Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account. - Euripides
  6. It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success. David Feherty
  7. The world is a mess and I just need to rule it - Dr. Horrible
  8. Some have been thought brave because they didn't have the courage to run away. - Proverb
  9. You've got to jump off cliffs and build your wings on the way down.  Ray Bradbury
  10. The difference between 'involvement' and 'commitment' is like an eggs-and-ham breakfast: the chicken was 'involved' - the pig was 'committed'.  - Anonymous
  11. Confess you were wrong yesterday; it will show you are wise today. - Proverb
  12. Honesty is the best policy. - Benjamin Franklin
  13. Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. - Thomas Jefferson
  14. Assurance is two-thirds of success. - Scottish Proverb
  15. A man should go on living -- if only to satisfy his curiosity. Yiddish Proverb
  16. "It's like déjà vu all over again."  Yogi Berra
  17. "When you get to a fork in the road, take it" Yogi Berra
  18. "A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore" Yogi Berra
  19. If you don’t know where you’re going, chances are you will end up somewhere else.Yogi Berra
  20. " The future ain't what it used to be " Yogi Berra
  21. You can observe a lot by watching." Yogi Berra
  22. A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. Anonymous
  23. Spel chekers, hoo neeeds em? -Alan James Bean
  24. A bird in the hand is worth two bushes - Cathy Shaw
  25. I’m tired of being a basketball case - Cathy Shaw
  26. Hindsight is 50 50 - Cathy Shaw

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