Sunday, April 12, 2009

Quaint Quotes

Recently I asked my Etsy friends (have I mentioned how much I love and adore my Etsy friends lately??) to share some of their favorite quotes with me. They obliged, of course, and now I want to share some of my favorites of the bunch with you.

How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterwards. -Spanish proverb

Here is a test to see if your mission on earth is finished... If you're alive, it isn't. -Richard Bach

If you would only have the faith as a grain of mustard seed, you could move mountains -Matthew 17:20

Life is raw material. We are artisans. We can sculpt our existence into something beautiful, or debase it into ugliness. It is in our hands. -Cathy Better (This quote is featured on the above photo, which will be available as a print in my Shultzie shop later this week.)

The forest is magnificent, yet it contains no perfect trees. -Gye Fram

I learn more from the experiences I hate than the ones I love. -Wally Lamb

We are the product of the choices we make, not the circumstances we face. -Roger Crawford

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. -Walter Winchell

The road to success is always under construction. -Lily Tomlin

Fall seven times, stand up eight. -Japanese proverb

Never place a period where God has placed a comma. -unk.


MagicMarkingsArt said...

I love quotes, and you have some wonderful ones.
Thanks for posting.

Shrimp Salad Circus said...

What a great post! I love to 'collect' quotes and will be saving some of these.