Where You Start

“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.” ~Nido Qubein

Source: (I don’t recall where I saw it.)

“Love flows best when it flows freely.”

“May every wound bring wisdom.”

–Kate Nowack

Source of the last two quotes by Kate Nowack: Misifusa at Misifusa’s Blog The Presents of Presence

With Love,


About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 4 young grandsons. I manage a wealth management firm I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of 23 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and enjoying our small redwood grove and fern garden.
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17 Responses to Where You Start

  1. Love these quotes, thank you Russ.

  2. Sometimes a person just needs to start and stop planing when to start

  3. kel37blah says:

    Great quote here! Our situation merely shows us what we have to work with and what resources we have to prepare. Thanks!

  4. bulldog says:

    Great quotes Russ… love ’em

  5. *Smiling here* Thanks Russ. 🙂

  6. Mrs. P says:

    Great quotes, all of them. But this is may favorite of the three, “Love flows best when it flows freely.”

  7. linda says:

    Love all the quotes Russ, especially the first one.

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