Great Quotes & Food for Thought


There are road trips and then there are pilgrimages.


It takes more energy to maintain mediocrity than it takes to pursue excellence.

— Matthew Kelly 


I don’t care that they stole my idea . .  I care that they don’t have any of their own.

— Nikola Tesla 


The bag's not for what I take, Colson – it's for what I find along the way.

— MacGyver 


All that we are arises with our thoughts.

— Anonymous 


Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

— Daniel J. Boorstin 


A good plan now is better than a perfect plan in three weeks.

— C. Goldschmidt 


Great culture is more about the quality of peers than the quantity of beers.

— Big-D on building a great company 


The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.

— Ps. 19:1 


Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.

— C.S. Lewis


Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

— Hebrews 11:1


Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

— Zig Ziglar


We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.

— Walt Disney


Our hearts have been made for you, O God, and they shall never rest until they rest in You.

– St. Agustine of Hippo


Don’t ever wait for your boat to come in, because it’s never coming. You better swim out there and get it.

– Anonymous


Think well. Speak well. Do well. These three things, through the mercy of God, will make a man go to Heaven.

– Saint Camillus de Lellis


Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. You won't believe what you can accomplish by attempting the impossible with the courage to repeatedly fail better.

– Samuel Beckett


Don't be a smoldering ember in the fire of success.

– Doug Dennis 6/3/15


We Listen. We Understand. No Worries.

– M.R.


What we see, we do.

– D.D.


The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

– Albert Einstein


It takes failing to know how to succeed.



Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan 'press on' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.

– Calvin Coolidge


There's a difference between knowing the path and walking the path.

– Doug


Don't worry about the world coming to an end today … It's already tomorrow in Australia.

– Charles Schulz


 If you're going to do something stupid – be smart about it.

– Big-D


 Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

– Anonymous


Think "free" as in "free speech", not as in "free beer"

Richard Stallman


Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.

James M. Barrie