on others …

“Taking an interest in what others are thinking and doing is often a much more powerful form of encouragement than praise.”
Robert Martin

American Senator

“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.”
George Washington Carver

Agricultural Researcher, Inventor, and Educator at Tuskegee University

“You have it easily in your power to increase the sum total of this world’s happiness now. How? By giving a few words of sincere appreciation to someone who is lonely or discouraged. Perhaps you will forget tomorrow the kind words you say today, but the recipient may cherish them over a lifetime.”
Dale Carnegie

motivational author

If you’re enjoying this "quote of the day" thing, visit www.forbetterlife.org The official website of The Foundation For A Better Life. One of the things they are responsible for are those cool, inspiring billboards — like this one Download strength.pdf
 (yes, there are more downloadable pdf versions on their site!) Anyway, they have a quote of the day, and I LOVE it!!


  1. Good to have you back!
    Love all the quotes, thanks!

  2. Stacy…I get FBL quotes daily too!! I love them!! :) Thanks for sharing.

  3. Ooh! I love these signs – they are on billboards here in South Carolina.
    Thanks for the happy quotes. I have a little notebook that I am keeping track of my favs.

  4. I love these quotes. There is always something that strikes a chord and makes me think…

  5. LOVE todays quotes. Thanks so much!

  6. Am loving the quotes each day. Thanks.

  7. Annette Kuusinen says:

    Thank you for the website. It is so cool to see the good in the world. I found so much inspiration stuff on their website.

  8. compassion is good correct?
    so there?

  9. Laurie Kearnes says:

    Stacy, This is in response to your challenge!
    1. Only when sleeping – Ingvar Kamprad
    2. Life is huge – Oprah
    3. Create – thrive – Stacy Julian
    4. I stand as ten thousand – Maya Angelou
    Hope I got them right!!!

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