“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.”~Elinor Smith Pioneering American aviator Elinor Smith was born on this day in 1911.
“If we all helped one person, wouldn't the world be an unbelievable place?”~Hoda Kotb Egyptian American broadcast journalist, television personality, and author Hoda Kotb was born on this day in 1964.
“Sometimes we know in our bones what we really need to do, but we're afraid to do it. Taking a chance and stepping beyond the safety of the world we've always known is the only way to grow, though and without risk there is no reward.”~Wil Wheaton American actor, blogger, and writer Wil Wheaton was … Continue reading Random Quote for July 29, 2021
“There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.”~Jackie Kennedy American socialite, book editor, writer, photographer, and former First Lady of the United States Jackie Kennedy was born on this day in 1929.
“Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.”~Dorothy Thompson American journalist and radio broadcaster Dorothy Thompson was born on this day in 1893.
“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.”~Wilma Rudolph American Olympic sprinter Wilma Rudolph was born on this day in 1940.
“One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay 'in kind' somewhere else in life.”~Anne Morrow Lindbergh American author and aviator Anne Morrow Lindbergh was born on this day in 1906.
“If you let a person talk long enough you'll hear their true intentions. Listen twice, speak once.”~Tupac Shakur American rapper, songwriter, and actor Tupac Shakur was born on this day in 1971.
“Parents need to be more accepting of who their kids are and less concerned about what society thinks they need to be.”~Neil Patrick Harris American actor, singer, comedian, writer, producer, and television host Neil Patrick Harris was born on this day in 1973.
“Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.”~Prince American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actor, and director Prince was born on this day in 1958.