Some Quotes I Love

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” –Theodore Roosevelt (Source: Online Wellness Network)

“strength does not come from what you can do, it comes from overcoming the things you thought you once thought you couldn’t.” –Rikki Rogers (Source Online Wellness Network)

“Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.” –Aldous Huxley (Women too.)

“A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you’re home.” (Source: Let’s Be Positive Together)

Thank you for all the times you lit up the window of my face.


About russtowne

I'm awed by the beauty of nature and the power of love and gratitude. Some of my favorite sensory experiences include waves crashing on rocky shores, waterways in ancient redwood and fern-filled forests, and rain. My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. I manage a wealth management firm that I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of approximately 60 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children.
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10 Responses to Some Quotes I Love

  1. bulldog says:

    The second one takes some untying of the tongue… quite a saying that…

  2. I like the last one!

  3. russtowne says:

    What a wonderful coincidence! So do I! ;-D! Seriously, thank you for your feedback. It is a good quote for my collection. I remember that a long time ago you mentioned that you collect quotes too. COOL!

  4. utesmile says:

    All good quotes, I like them all, T. Roosevelt said some good things, I come across him more often! I collect quotes too. I got lots of books where I stick them in, and a folder which I browse in regularly. I love quotes! You have lit up my face! Thank you !

    • russtowne says:

      It’s great to learn of another quote collector, Ute! Thank you for your kind comment. I use quotes as daily reminders and as affirmations. My desk has many of the and I rotate them so they don’t become invisible to me over time.

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