STATUS QUOtes — 20200504

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Man can do what he wills but he cannot will what he wills.” — Arthur Schopenhauer

“We are all at once both a composition and a composer. We have the ability not only to compose the future of our own lives, but to help compose the future of everyone around us and the communities in which we live.” — Maya Angelou

“You must be very polite with yourself when you are learning something new.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“Isn’t if annoying when people say: ‘This is the kitchen, and this is the bathroom?’ I mean, it’s pretty obvious when you’re in a kitchen and when you’re not [ed].” — A.M. Homes

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20191023

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Some days are meant to be counted, others are meant to be weighed.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“You either like me or you don’t. It took me twenty-something years to learn how to love myself, I don’t have that kinda time to convince somebody else.” — Daniel Franzese

“The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man confines himself within ancient limits.” — Nathaniel Hawthorne

“The morning is such a lovely time of day. It’s a shame it’s so early.” — Debra Applin

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20190727

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.” — Aesop

“To be criticised is the tax that you pay for having a public voice. There is a very simple way to avoid rejection and criticism and that is to never share your work publicly.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“My piece of bread only belongs to me when I know that everyone else has a share, and that no one starves while I eat.” — Leo Tolstoy

“I was having trouble making ends meet, and my beginnings weren’t meeting either.” — Allan Sherman

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20170720

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Long-term consistency trumps short-term intensity.” — Bruce Lee

“The only sin which we never forgive in each other is difference of opinion.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“You’re wishin’ too much, baby. You gotta stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone oughtta be.” — Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

“Don’t look now, but there’s one too many in this room and I think it’s you.” — Groucho Marx

 
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Photography – Do What You Love to Do


Chipmunk wants to be a photographer
Even this chipmunk was interested in photography

As a photography enthusiast, I follow a number of professional photographers via their blogs. One such photographer is Australian-based Gina Milicia. Not only is Gina a wonderful photographer and podcaster, she also appreciates quotes.


Anyone who follows JBRish will surely notice that I publish four STATUS QUOtes nearly every day. Gina recently published a quote that I really like. It is from Elizabeth Gilbert:

“I told the universe (and anyone who would listen) that I was committed to living a creative life not in order to save the world, not as an act of protest, not to become famous, not to gain entrance to the canon, not to challenge the system, not to show the bastards, not to prove to my family that I was worthy, not as a form of deep therapeutic emotional catharsis … but simply because I liked it.”– Elizabeth Gilbert

I am fairly certain this is from Giblert’s book, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear.

I heartily recommend Big Magic to anyone who has the least bit of creative inkling in their bones. It will change the way you think about creating and about life.

ALSO…if you haven’t visited Gina Milicia’s website and you are interested in photography, I can recommend that as well. I have listened to a good number of her podcasts and I admire her not only for her skill, but for her willingness to share her expertise with the wider photography community. Even if you are not a professional photographer, there is a lot to learn by subscribing to her newsletter and/or keeping up with her blog.

STATUS QUOtes — 20160518

“After the ship has sunk, everyone knows how she might have been saved.” — Italian Proverb

“Son, your ego’s writing checks your body can’t cash.” — From the movie Top Gun

“It might have been done before, but it hasn’t been done by you!” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“Before borrowing money from a friend, decide which you need most.” — Addison H. Hallock

 

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