Saturday, April 30, 2011

Money is what you'd get on beautifully without if only other people weren't so crazy about it.

Margaret Case Harriman
In youth we learn; in age we understand.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
When it's a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.

Voltaire
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.

Mae West
"... Never been afraid to Love at the speed I've been Living... "
Genius is one per cent inspiration, ninety-nine per cent perspiration.

Thomas Alva Edison
Vote: The instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.

Ambrose Bierce
Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of congress. But I repeat myself.

Mark Twain
Saturday morning, a little breeze going through the truck cabin, taking a little cruise, listening to the truck's performance products... Hmm hmm hmm - thankful to God to be awake in Texas!
"Integrity is the essence of everything successful."

Richard Buckminster Fuller
Did you know...
... that today is Bicycle Around the World Day? In 1884, Thomas Stevens started a bicycle trip around the world. The trip took him over two years and nine months to complete!

Friday, April 29, 2011

Beautiful time in Puebla, Mexico!
Texas - The G-Force is I. The house and easy to ROCk the cloud! :-)
Beautiful time in Puebla, Mexico!
Texas - The G-Force us I. The house and easy to ROCk the cloud! :-)
... The Mexican government... Well it will take years before they realize the impact I have had on/in their governments future!

Gary Dean Masters :-)
Ladies and Gentlemen; Gary Dean Masters has returned to the United States of America! - Unofficially the Mexican government is thankful...
Remember happiness doesn’t depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think.

Dale Carnegie
I'm gonna make it...
or I'm gonna take it!

Gary Dean Masters
Prayers going out to the SPURS! Make it happen!
It's Friday morning! Thank God!
Be COOL, Be LOOSE!

Gary Dean Masters
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind."

Dr. Seuss
Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.

Robert Orben
Quit worrying about your health. It'll go away.
"It's better to be an optimist who is sometimes wrong than a pessimist who is always right."
Did you know...
... that today is the birthday of Roget's Thesaurus? In 1852, Peter Roget published the first edition of his thesaurus.

Trivia fans: Roget's general inquisitiveness and his Victorian faith in social and personal improvement led him to publish learned articles on sewer sanitation, magnetism, bees, geology, and how the knight might be moved to every square on the chessboard.
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I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.

Margaret Thatcher
We probably wouldn't worry about what people think of us if we could know how seldom they do.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

I'm gonna make it....
or I'm gonna take it!
Gary Dean Masters
Nerds don't just happen to dress informally. They do it too consistently. Consciously or not, they dress informally as a prophylactic measure against stupidity.
Paul Graham
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Good Thursday morning! Smile!
Give thanks for your friends, your job, your place in life... give thanks! - Make it a great day!
Gary Dean Masters
"... I'm alive and well on the planet surface... " - James T. Kirk
I have not lost my mind - it's backed up on disk somewhere.
Unknown
Don't use a big word where a diminutive one will suffice.
Unknown
After all is said and done, a lot more will be said than done.
Unknown
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
John Adams
Inside of a ring or out, ain't nothing wrong with going down. It's staying down that's wrong.
Muhammad Ali
If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim.
Margaret Thatcher
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
Mark Twain
Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.
Gore Vidal

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

"Fear can be really exciting!" - Gary Dean Masters
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.

George Bernard Shaw
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.

Arthur Schopenhauer
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel; its poverty by how little. – W. R. Inge
"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending." - Maria Robinson
Did you know...
... that today is National Sense of Smell Day? Use your sense
of smell today to smell something delicious, erotic, strange, and/or new!

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Starting today opportunity no longer knocks... It kicks down the door!
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. - Albert Einstein
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something. - Henry Ford
Did you know...
... that today is the anniversary of Sybil Ludington's Ride? In 1777, Sybil Ludington, a 16-year-old woman, rode her horse
from New York to Connecticut to rally her father's militia. She rode 40 miles, more than twice the distance of Paul Revere, into the damp hours of darkness. This is especially remarkable because modern day endurance horse riders using lightweight saddles can barely ride such distances in daylight over well-marked courses.
"I never worked a day in my life. It was all fun!" - Thomas Edison
"The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy." - Kalu Kalu
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity. - Seneca
The book you don't read won't help. - Jim Rohn

Monday, April 25, 2011

"... another year and you'll be happy... "
Only one thing, is impossible for God: to find any sense in any copyright law on the planet. - Mark Twain
Only one thing, is impossible for god: to find any sense in any copyright law on the planet. - Mark Twain
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm. - Winston Churchill
Love is like a piece of gold, hard to find and hard to hold!
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained. - Mark Twain
Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage or by removal of the patient from the influences under which he incurred the disorder. - Ambrose Bierce
The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning, and does not stop until you get to the office. - Robert Frost
"Everyone has special talents, and it is our duty to find ours
and use them well." - John Templeton
Did you know...
... that today is the Seeing Eye Dog's Birthday? The first seeing eye dog, Buddy, was given to his owner, Morris Frank, in 1928. Buddy helped Mr. Frank fight for the rights of people with special challenges, including the right to bring service animals into restaurants, onto airplanes, and other places where pets are not typically allowed.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Good night! I hope everyone had a blessed Easter! Sweet Dreams! :-)
"... A trick I learned from an old friend."
Goals help you channel your energy into action. - Les Brown
Face your fears and doubts, and new worlds will open to you. - R. Kiyosaki
"Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely." - Auguste Rodin
"... I'm running to Your arms... "
The road to success is always under construction. - Anonymous
The great question - which I have not been able to answer - is: "What does a woman want?" - Sigmund Freud
Time is God's way of keeping everything from happening at once. - Anonymous
Sex appeal is 50% what you've got and 50% what people think you've got. - Sophia Loren
There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream - whatever that dream might be. - Pearl S. Buck
I'm a personality as well as an actress. Show me an actress who isn't a personality, and you'll show me a woman who isn't a star. - Katharine Hepburn
The more the fruits of knowledge become accessible to men, the more widespread is the decline of religious belief. - Sigmund Freud
"...He is risen..."

Best wishes for a Blessed and Happy Easter!

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It's not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know. - Tony Robbins
Frankly, I'm more of a researcher, teacher, motivator, and coach than I am an entrepreneur. - David Allen
"We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open." - Jawaharlal Nehru
Did you know...
... that today is Teenage Bill of Rights Day? In 1999, 70,000
teenagers gathered together in the Silverdome at Pontiac,
Michigan, to sign the Acquire the Fire Teenage Bill of Rights.
These rights include: 1. We will live with honor. 2. We will be honest and tell the truth. 3. We will take responsibility for our actions. Share this with a special teenager in your life.

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Everything in life is luck. - Donald Trump

Hard work + proper planning = luck. - Gary Dean Masters
Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make. - Donald Trump
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Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. - Dale Carnegie
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success. - Napoleon Hill
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything. - Thomas Edison
Forgive those who have hurt you. - Les Brown
"If it's sanity you're after, there's no recipe like laughter." - Henry Rutherford Elliot
"If it's sanity you're after, there's no recipe like laughter." - Henry Rutherford Elliot
Did you know...
... that today is the birthday of New Coke? In 1985, Coca-Cola
announced it was changing the secret formula for Coke and
creating a New Coke. The American public's reaction to the
change was poor, and Coca-Cola executives announced the return of the original formula on July 10, less than three months
after New Coke's introduction.

Friday, April 22, 2011

Fear not those who argue but those who dodge.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Fear not those who argue but those who dodge. - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Lost time is never found again. - Benjamin Franklin
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Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth. - Katherine Mansfield
A professional is someone who can do his best work when he doesn't feel like it!
What you do today creates every tomorrow.
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness. - Da Vinci
Clinton lied. A man might forget where he parks or where he lives, but he never forgets oral sex, no matter how bad it is. - Barbara Bush
A theory is something nobody believes, except the person who made it. An experiment is something everybody believes, except the person who made it. - Albert Einstein
Without music, life would be a mistake. - Friedrich Nietzsche
There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further. - Wernher von Braun

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Tolerance can lead to learning something. – Jakob Dylan
"... hold on loosely, but don't let go... "
"... hold in loosely, but dot let go... "
It's Thursday, make it worth the price you pay!
Smile and make it a great day!
Be COOL, Be LOOSE! - Gary Dean Masters
Really listening and suspending one's own judgment is necessary in order to understand other people on their own terms... This is a process that requires trust and builds trust. - Mary Field Belenky
Pay no attention to what the critics say; no statue has ever been erected to a critic. – Jean Sibelius
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear. - Mark Twain
You've only got three choices in life:
give up, give in, or give it all you've got. - Unknown
Egotist: A person of low taste, more interested in himself than in me. - Ambrose Bierce
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. - Mark Twain
"Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at the stars." - Henry Van Dyke
Did you know...
... that today is Kindergarten Day? This day celebrates the
birthday of Friedrich Froebel (1782), who began the first
kindergarten in 1837 in Blankenburg, Germany. The first
kindergarten in a public school in the U.S. was started in St.
Louis, Missouri, in 1873.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

All that really belongs to us is time; even he who has nothing else has that. - Baltasar Gracian
If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right. - Henry Ford
Some people make headlines while others make history. - Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day. – Indian Proverb
"Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen." - Michael Jordan
Did you know...
... that today is the Birth of Air Jordan? In the 1986 playoffs, Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls scored 63 points to erase Elgin Baylor's playoff scoring record. Even with his heroic effort, the Boston Celtics still won 135-131. "TV Guide" called this game "the birth of Air Jordan."

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

"The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back." - Dale Carnegie
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Good Tuesday morning!
You woke up today, give thanks and Smile!
Be COOL, Be LOOSE! - Gary Dean Masters
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare. - Japanese Proverb
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you can dream it, you can do it. - Walt Disney
When it's a question of money, everybody is of the same religion. - Voltaire
Real heroes are men who fall and fail and are flawed, but win out in the end because they've stayed true to their ideals and beliefs and commitments. - Kevin Costner
I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief. - Gerry Spence
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success. - Gerry Spence
Contentment is the only real wealth. - Alfred Nobel
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it. - Mae West
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. - James Branch Cabell
"The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make
anything." - Edward Phelps

Monday, April 18, 2011

"If men could regard the events of their own lives with more
open minds, they would frequently discover that they did not really desire the things they failed to obtain." - Andre Maurois
Did you know...
... that today is Fingerprinting Adoption Day? In 1902, Denmark became the first country to adopt fingerprinting as a way to identify criminals. The first documented fingerprints
were taken in India in 1858 by Sir William J. Hershel.
Sure I am of this, that you have only to endure to conquer. - W. Churchill

Sunday, April 17, 2011

"... It's better late than never... "
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Lack of money is the root of all evil. - George Bernard Shaw
"Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
"If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability." - Henry Ford
Did you know...
... that today is Ford Mustang Day? The Mustang automobile was unveiled on this date in 1964 at the New York World's Fair. By the end of the day Ford had sold over 22,000 Mustangs. Within two years over a million Mustangs had sold!

Friday, April 15, 2011

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character. - Tony Robbins
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results. - W. Churchill
Thank God it's Friday! Best wishes for a great day and a beautiful weekend! Be COOL, Be LOOSE! - Gary Dean Masters
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It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same. - Audrey Hepburn
From sublime to ridiculousness there is only one step. - Napoleon
There are three ways to get something done; do it yourself, hire someone, or forbid your kids to do it. - Mona Crane
Of men who have a sense of honor, more come through alive than are slain, but from those who flee comes neither glory nor any help. - Homer
I always turn to the sports page first. The sports page records people's accomplishments; the front page nothing but man's failures. - Earl Warren
"I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death." - Leonardo da Vinci
Did you know...
... that today is Leonardo da Vinci's Birthday? One of the
Renaissance's greatest artists and thinkers, Leonardo da Vinci
was born on April 15, 1452, in Florence, Italy. Besides painting the "Mona Lisa" and "The Last Supper," da Vinci also designed the first parachute.
Happy birthday, Leonardo!

Thursday, April 14, 2011

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"But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?" - Albert Camus
Did you know...
... that today is Discovery of the Location of Happiness? In 2301 B.C., Hi Ling Su, a Chinese scholar and saint, discovered
that happiness lies in the heart, not somewhere outside ourselves.
Pay no attention to what the critics say; no statue has ever been erected to a critic. – Jean Sibelius
If you're going through hell, keep going. - Winston Churchill
You've only got three choices in life: give up, give in, or give it all you've got. - Unknown
Man: An animal so lost in rapturous contemplation of what he thinks he is as to overlook what he indubitably ought to be. - Ambrose Bierce
My life is my message. - Mahatma Gandhi
Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. - Mark Twain
Death is a friend of ours; and he that is not ready to entertain him is not at home. - Sir Francis Bacon
Death is a friend of ours; and he that is not ready to entertain him is not at home. - Sir Francis Bacon
Read not to contradict and confute, nor to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider. - Sir Francis Bacon
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy. - Margaret Thatcher
It's a recession when your neighbour loses his job; it's a depression when you lose yours. - Harry S. Truman
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before. - Mae West

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

"... sometimes gotta stop, gotta pause it... "
"... Running out!"
"... something's are just overrated... "
"... may fortune favor the foolish!" - James T. Kirk
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals. – Anonymous
While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior. - Henry C. Link
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. - Elbert Hubbard
Assert your right to make a few mistakes. If people can't accept your imperfections, that's their fault. - Dr. David M. Burns
If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down. - Mary Pickford
A psychiatrist is a fellow who asks you a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing. - Joey Adams
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter. - Mark Twain
Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years but the one with the richest experiences. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Inside of a ring or out, ain't nothing wrong with going down. It's staying down that's wrong. - Muhammad Ali
"The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself." - Mark Twain
"I've never quite believed that one chance is all I get." - Anne Tyler
My doctor gave me two weeks to live. I hope they are in August. - Ronnie Shakes
What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars' worth of pleasure." - Gene Perret
Did you know...
... that today is Grandfathers in Space Day? On April 13, 2002, the world's first pair of spacewalking grandfathers,
named the Silver Team, took the first space walk outside the
international space station. They were the Shuttle Atlantis
astronauts Jerry Ross and Lee Morin.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

"If the only thing you are being called is an S.O.B., then you better get your butt out there and do a better job!" - Gary Dean Masters
"... an empty heart takes so little to fill... "
"If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old." - James A. Garfield
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators. - P. J. O'Rourke
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It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog. - Mark Twain
Beauty: The power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband. - Ambrose Bierce
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. - Mahatma Gandhi
History: An account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers mostly knaves, and soldiers mostly fools. - Ambrose Bierce
"We all have our time machines, some take us back, they're called memories; and some take us forward, they're called dreams."
Did you know...
... that today is the 50th anniversary of the first human spaceflight!

Monday, April 11, 2011

"Gentlemen, may the wind be at our backs!" - James T. Kirk
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth. – Anonymous
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing. - Elbert Hubbard
What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible. - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Optimist: A proponent of the doctrine that black is white. - Ambrose Bierce
In Heaven all the interesting people are missing. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. - Da Vinci
Being busy does not always mean real work. - Thomas Edison
No one can persuade another to change.
"When we walk to the edge of all the light we have and take
the step into the darkness of the unknown, we must believe
that one of two things will happen. There will be something
solid for us to stand on or we will be taught to fly." - Patrick Overton
Did you know...
... that today is Chocolate for Health Day? In 2000, studies
revealed that cocoa beans contain large amounts of natural
antioxidants that help to reduce the risk of cardiovascular
disease. But then us chocolate lovers around the world already
knew that! :-)

Sunday, April 10, 2011

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When you don't have any money, the problem is food.
When you have money, it's sex.
When you have both it's health. - J. P. Donleavy
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
There is no passion to be found playing small... - Mandela
When you don't have any money, the problem is food. When you have money, it's sex.
When you have both it's health. - J. P. Donleavy
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Future: That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. - Ambrose Bierce
There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it. - George Bernard Shaw
Which painting in the National Gallery would I save if there was a fire? The one nearest the door of course. - George Bernard Shaw
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach. - Aristotle
To love someone is to identify with them. - Aristotle
"The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love." - Hubert H. Humphrey
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything. - Thomas Edison
Short words are best and the old words when short are best of all. - W. Churchill
"You learn something every day if you pay attention." - Ray LeBlond