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 alvin March 29, 2018 - 1:10pm

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

Those that invest the most are the last to surrender alvin January 6, 2018 - 1:01pm

“Those that invest the most are the last to surrender.”

~ said by many people, most recently Rich Gannon

Courage doesn’t always roar alvin December 26, 2017 - 10:36am

“Courage doesn’t always roar.” I just found this image in a folder on one of my computers. I don’t remember where I took this photo, but I think I took it at a small restaurant in Boulder or Louisville, Colorado. The text comes from Mary Anne Radmacher.

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition alvin December 26, 2017 - 10:34am

“Most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.”

~ Steve Jobs

Today I escaped anxiety alvin December 14, 2017 - 9:45am

“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 alvin October 11, 2017 - 2:14pm

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

~ Dr. Seuss

“It couldn’t be done” alvin October 5, 2017 - 3:46pm

“It Couldn’t Be Done,” a poem by Edgar Guest. Former Broncos head coach Red Miller passed away recently, and he said that this became his motto.