Blake Snow

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These quotes speak to me: Some of my favorite adages of all-time


Some oldies but goodies.

  • “Time is time, money is money.”—anonymous
  • “The squeaky wheel gets the grease.”—anonymous
  • “You can’t make an omelet without breaking a few eggs.”—anonymous
  • “Don’t count your chickens before they hatch.”—anonymous
  • “Honesty is the best policy.”—anonymous
  • “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”—Chinese proverb
  • “Measure twice, cut once.”—anonymous
  • “You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar.”—anonymous
  • “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”―Leo Tolstoy
  • “A year from now you will wish you had started today.”—Karen Lamb
  • “You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.”–Wayne Gretzky
  • “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”—Maya Angelou
  • “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”—Reinhold Niebuhr
  • “When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.”—Benjamin Franklin

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