Book of Quotes

Every so often, I like to update what is known as the Earth Images
Book of Quotes. Noteworthy words from both the somebody’s and the
nobody’s (me) of the world.  From yesterday and today.

Enjoy!

“In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free —
honorable alike in what we give, and what we preserve. We shall nobly
save, or meanly lose, the last best, hope of earth“.
–December 1, 1862 Abraham Lincoln-Message to Congress

“Walk toward the fire. Don’t worry about what they call you. All those
things are said against you because they want to stop you in your
tracks. But if you keep going, you’re sending a message to people who
are rooting for you, who are agreeing with you. The message is that
they can do it, too.”
– Andrew Breitbart, 1969 – 2012

“Faith is taking the first step even when you can’t see the whole staircase.”
–Martin Luther King

“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the
silence of our friends.”
–Martin Luther King

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid. …
–Benjamin Franklin

“There was only one version of a black person that these platforms
(Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc.)  willing to help propel people
towards fame and notoriety — and that is an angry black victim.” –
Candace Owens

“What country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not
warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of
resistance? Let them take arms.” —Thomas Jefferson

“A militia, when properly formed, are in fact the people themselves …” –
Richard Henry Lee

“Because I could not stop for Death — He kindly stopped for me — The
carriage held but just ourselves and immortality“.
– Emily Dickinson

“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the
ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own
abhorrence.” -Frederick Douglas

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look
so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been
opened for us.” – Helen Keller

“Life has many good things. The problem is that most of these good
things can be gotten only by sacrificing other good things. We all
recognize this in our daily lives. It is only in politics that this
simple, common sense fact is routinely ignored.”–Thomas Sowell

“We must not be silent, the people of Iran are crying out for freedom.
All freedom-loving people must stand with their cause.”– Nikki Haley

“Living on dreams is unwise, living without them is impossible”–
Wayne Nelson

“Do what you believe in, and believe in what you do” —
Wayne Nelson

“Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the ‘Titanic’ who waved
off the dessert cart.” –Erma Bombeck

“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I
would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, I used
everything you gave me.”
Erma Bombeck

“Don’t die with your music still in you” —
Wayne Dyer

“Take one day at a time. Today, after all, is the tomorrow you worried
about yesterday.”
Billy Graham

“God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.”
Billy Graham

Joshua 1:9
Have I not commanded you?  Be strong and of good courage, be not
afraid, for the Lord your God is with you wheresoever you go.
Almighty God
God Bless,
Wayne

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