JUsT Quotes that we find especially enjoyable.

“Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.”

– HH14, Dalai Lama

“When our lives are knocked off course we imagine everything in them is lost. It is only the start of something new and good. As long as there is life there is happiness. There is a great deal, a great deal still to come.”

— Pierre Bezukhov:, War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy

“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren’t trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.”

—Umberto Eco, Foucault’s Pendulum

“In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm… in the real world all rests on perseverance.”

-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“I’ve learned that fear limits you and your vision. It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom – how great is that?”

-Soledad O’Brien

“Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend – or a meaningful day.”

– HH14, Dalai Lama

“This week, on Pimp My Prairie Schooner, we are going to take a chewing gum wrapper, a scrap of baling twine, and a magnet to make…”

– Rock, standing in the driveway as I took pictures


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