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Friday, August 4, 2017
Favorite Toasts and Quotes

I just had to use this picture of my sister Connie and myself when we were much younger.  Notice the hole in my shoe! Oh Boy!

These are some toasts and quotes I’ve collected through the years, maybe you could use a few yourself!   www.goodreads.com has a ton more quotes if you need more.

It is the friends that you can call at 4 a.m. that matter.  Marlena Dietrich

 

If it looks good, you’ll see it.

If it sounds good, you’ll hear it.

If it’s marketed right, you’ll buy it.

But….If it’s real, you’ll feel it.     Kid Rock

 

The trouble with trouble is it always starts out as fun.  Beverage Napkin

 

No, you never get any fun out of things you haven’t done.  Oscar Wilde

 

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy. Anne Frank

 

Life is ours to be spent, not saved. D.H. Lawrence

 

May you live long and eat many pickles,

And marry the man who has the most nickles.

 

“Why not” is a slogan for an interesting life. Mason Cooley

 

There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart.  Pursue these.  Michael Nolan

 

The trouble with resisting temptation is you may not get another chance.  Lawrence Peter

 

Seize the moment!  Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart.  Erma Bombeck

 

Getting there isn’t half the fun, it’s all the fun.  Robert Townsend

 

People are more fun than anybody.  Dorothy Parker

 

Pure and simple, any person who is enjoying life is a success.  William Feather

 

May you live as long as you want to.  May you want to as long as you live.  Early American Toast

 

Do What you Love     Love What you Do

 

Think big thoughts…but relish small pleasures.

 

Love the world and the world will love you back.

 

There are many wonderful things that will never be done if you do not do them.  Charles D. Gill

 

If you follow your bliss, doors will open for you that wouldn’t have opened for anyone else.  Joseph Campbell

 

if it doesn’t absorb you, if it isn’t any fun, don’t do it.  D.H. Lawrence

 

In a very real sense, we are the authors of our own lives.  Mandy Aftel

 

When we don’t enjoy what we do, we only nick the surface of our potential.  Dennis Wholey

 

I dream for a living. Steven Spielberg

 

Life is a great big canvas and you should throw all the paint on it you can.  Danny Kaye

 

When you hold back on life, life holds back on you.  Mary Manis Morrissey

 

The highest reward for a person’s work is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.  John Ruskin

 

Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure;

Where your treasure is, there is your heart;

Where your heart is, there is your happiness.

Augustine

 

No one ever said at the end of their

life that they should have spent

more time at the office.

 

At the end of our lives our questions are simple:

Did I live fully?  Did I love well?  Jack Kornfield

 

Forgive Quickly—Kiss Slowly

 

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do.  Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can ever go wrong.  Ella Fitzgerald

 

Life doesn’t do anything to you, it just reveals your spirit.  Unknown

 

Those who have heart have hope.  Those who have hope have everything.  David Armistead

 

You must take your chance.  William Shakespeare

 

Our fears must never hold us back from pursuing our hopes.  John F. Kennedy

 

Fate love the fearless.  Howard Zendell

 

Give your dreams all you’ve got and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you.  William James

 

Chase your Dreams

Have Fun

Do what you Love

Believe in Yourself

 

You must give your own story to the world.  Carter G. Woodsen

 

Somewhere someone is looking for exactly what you have to offer. Louise L. Hay

 

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.  Annie Dillard

 

My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been.  Diane Arbus

 

I have always wanted an adventurous life.  It took a long time to realize that I was the only one who could make an adventurous life happen to me.  Richard Bach

 

An original life is unexplored territory.   You don’t get there by taking a taxi – you get there by carrying a canoe.  Alan Alda

 

Those who wonder are not necessarily lost.  Joseph Stine

 

The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail.  Travel too fast and you miss all you are traveling for.  Louis L’Amour

 

He who returns from a journey is not the same as he who left.  Proverb

 

Be Happy.  It’s one way of being wise.  Colette

 

The best revenge is living well George Herbert 1593

 

It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.  Agnes Repplier

 

I took the road less traveled by and that has made all the difference.  Robert Frost

 

You must do the thing you think you cannot do.  Eleanor Roosevelt

 

Life shrinks and expands in proportion to one’s courage.  Anais Nin

 

The curious are always in some danger.  If you are curious you might never come home.  Jeanette Winterson

 

True friends are the ones walking in the door when everyone else is walking out.

 

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

 

Make it a habit to do nice things for

people who will never find out.

 

Fifty years from now, it

will not matter what kind of

car you drove, what kind of

house you lived in, how

much you had in your bank

account, or what your clothes

looked like.  But the world may

be a better place because you

were important in the life of

a child.  Anonymous

 

Well behaved women do not make History.  Maria Shriver

 

You must project that in which you desire. Heidi Buddig

 

It seemed like a good idea at the time.  Beverage Napkin

 

May love, laughter and adventure be under your rainbow for the rest of your lives.  Diane Sawyer

 

You are the leader you’ve been waiting for.  Gloria Steinhan

 

Pressure is a priviledge.  Billie Jean King

 

The stronger the wind, the stronger the tree.

 

Live boldly, laugh loudly, love truly, and explore the world as often as you can.

 

I’m absolutely positive.   But don’t quote me on this. Cynthia Manos

 

May your only pain be Champagne.

 

Hold me tight and tango me home

 

You had me at Hello. Jerry McGuire

 

We’ll always have Paris. Casablanca

 

There’s no place like home.  Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz

 

Dim the lights and keep moving

 

“Here’s to the fear of being trapped”  Thomas Crown Affair

 

And then my heart with pleasure fills and dances with the daffodils Wordsworth

 

What you give to yourself dies with you, what you give to others lives on forever. My mother-in-laws quote on the back of her funeral program.

 

Watching you walk in is like watching a flame. Chris Isaak

 

“I’m only as strong as the coffee I drink and the friends I have.”

 

“Fun is not overrated”  Meryl Streep in It’s Complicated

 

If one thinks they are too small to make a difference, try going to sleep with a mosquito.

 

Stupid is as Stupid does. Forrest Gump

 

What a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive.  Shakespeare

 

Living well is the best revenge

 

No matter where you go….there you are

 

Life is short, eat dessert first

 

“There’s no crying in baseball”  Tom Hanks

 

LOVE   LIFE   FAMILY   FRIENDS

 

Be the change that you want to see in the world    Ghandi

 

“Life is like a box of chocolates, you never really know what your going to get.”  Forrest Gump

 

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”  by Confucius

 

“Everyone has a game plan until they get hit in the face.”  Mike Tyson

 

“The best things in life are free and the second best things in life are really expensive.” Coco Chanel

 

“Paris is always a good idea.”  Audrey Hepburn

 

Tell me, what else should I have done?

Doesn’t everything die at least and too soon?

Tell me shat is it you plan to do

with your one wild and precious life?  Mary Oliver