I Have A Few But They're Sore Of Scattered - I've always liked them really, I remember buying a few around when I was 8 years old. I have two on an arch that I keep on a desk. I...
My Other Gargoyles - The other gargoyles in my collection are technically not authetic gargoyles, altho they are somewhat spooky. One is of a gargoyle similar to Georges (my...
My Gargoyle Collection - I strated collecting gargoyles about three years ago. I was in a metaphysical store in my area and came across a random one sitting by himself on a...
Little Servants - I love gargoyles, too. My first was the sort of famous one from Notre Dam, the real thing, and the others are knockoffs such as a ledge seated skeleton with angel...
My First Gargoyle - Being a French major in college, I was naturally exposed to the idea of gargoyles more than the average person. LOL When I took Art History, there...
I collect authentic sunglasses. My love for sunglasses started when I saw my college friend wearing a Rayban. I told myself, one day, I will own one.
The night before my college...
I actually have a large jar of fortune cookie fortunes that I've managed to collect.
It's great to have when you want some uplifting. I recommend starting a collection, because it...
I used to collect stamps as a kid and I continued off and on as an adult. The last year or so I have really gotten things organized and I am really enjoying the hobby-like I did as...
Recently I just started to really appreciate the history and art ok katanas I want to start to collect some
Here's my collection. About 2,000 lps and 2-300 45s.
Proverbs from Saudi Arabia:
The heap in the barn consists of single grains.
A little and a little collected together makes a great deal.
What a person truly believes isn't what they think or say, it's what they do
I am reading Rebecca again .Loved the movie too.I liked these lines-I opened a door ........,....and found a room in total darkness,no chink of light coming through the closed...
You can become knowledgeable from others knowledge but you cannot become wise from others wisdom
“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t"
"if i had one wish, it would be to not have a reason to make one."
"There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America." - William J. Clinton
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather just different kinds of good weather.
- John Ruskin
For after all, the best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I am an optimist, but I'm an optimist who carries a raincoat.
- Harold Wilson
Autumn is a second spring when every leaf's a flower.
- Albert Camus
Action must be taken at the first signs of disruption or decay, otherwise disaster will follow as ice-bound water follows brief autumn frosts.
- I Ching
Believe in yourself, your neighbors, your work, your ultimate attainment of more complete happiness. It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a...
It will not always be summer: build barns. - Hesiod
Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams. - Hosea Ballou
Every beginning ends some thing.
Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over again, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose - not the one you began with perhaps, but...
My advice to any young person at the beginning of their career is to try to look for the mere outlines of big things with their fresh, untrained, and unprejudiced mind.
"Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself." ~ Leviticus 19:18
"If anyone says, "I love God," yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen." ~ I John 4:2...
"Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned, forgive, and ye shall be forgiven." ~ Luke 6:37
"Be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead!" ~ I Peter 1:6
"And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you." ~ Ephesians 4:32
"God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it." ~ 1...
"He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city." ~ Proverbs 16:32
"Love your enemies." ~ Matthew 5:44
"Love is patient, love is kind,
Love does not insist on its own way.
Love bears all things, believes all things,
Hopes all things, endures all things.
Love never fails...
Everyone dies but not everyone lives.
- A. Sachs
Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live.
- Henry Van Dyke
I look upon life as a gift from God. I did nothing to earn it. Now that the time is coming to give it back, I have no right to complain.
- Joyce Cary
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
- Bertrand Russell
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
- William James
Enthusiasm is that kindling spark which marks the difference between the leaders in every activity and the laggards who put in just enough to get by.
I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabar
If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference.
- Buckminster Fuller
If you think you're too small to make a difference, you've obviously never been in bed with a mosquito.
- Michelle Walker
It is just the little difference between the good and the best that makes the difference between the artist and the artisan. It is just the little touches after the average man...
It's not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference. - Bear Bryant
Sometimes just a smile on our face can help to make this world a better place. Stand up for the things that are right. Try to talk things out instead of fight. Lend a hand when you...
We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference, and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.
- Sonia Johnson
You've got to take the initiative and play your game . . . confidence makes the difference.
- Chris Evert Lloyd
We fought hard. We gave it our best. We did what was right and we made a difference.
- Geraldine A. Ferraro