inspirational quotes

You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish alvin June 7, 2018 - 9:21am

“You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no responsibility to be like they expect me to be. It’s their mistake, not my failing.”

~ Richard Feynman (one of the great physicists of the 20th century)

You are neither right nor wrong because the crowd disagrees with you alvin April 11, 2018 - 1:59pm

“You are neither right nor wrong because the crowd disagrees with you. You are right because the data and reasoning are right.”

~ Benjamin Graham

On humble pie and being excellent

Two good quotes from the last few days:

“Humble pie is good for everyone.” ~ Broncos DE Derek Wolfe

“Be excellent to each other.” ~ someone at a Meetup, talking about social interactions

“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender” alvin March 24, 2018 - 11:22am

“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.”

~ Vince Lombardi

Today I escaped anxiety

“Today I escaped anxiety. Or no, I discarded it, because it was within me, in my own perceptions — not outside.”

~ Marcus Aurelius

Don’t cry because it’s over

“Don’t cry because it’s over; smile because it happened.”

~ Dr. Seuss