SpeakerinHeels Blog Posts

  • ShipwreckedThe only survivor of a shipwreck was washed up on a small, uninhabited island. He prayed to be rescue, and every day he scanned the horizon for help, but none seemed forthcoming. Exhausted, he eventually managed to build a little hut out of driftw...
  • Being Happy
    on May 21, 2012 in Quotes Happiness
    Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect. It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections. ~Author unknown but greatly appreciated...
  • Genius
    on May 12, 2012 in Quotes Intelligence
    Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple. ~C.W. Ceran...
  • You Will Become
    on May 12, 2012 in Quotes Desire
    You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration. ~James Allen...
  • The Bamboo Tree
    on May 11, 2012 in Growth Challenges Strength Balance
    One day a man planted a bamboo seedling. He cared for it and each day he watered it and tended to it, making sure it had the proper sunlight to grow. After a year's time, the man saw that the plant had not grown at all, but he continued to water i...
  • I Firmly Believe
    on May 10, 2012 in Quotes Respect
    I firmly believe that if you follow a path that interests you, not to the exclusion of love, sensitivity, and cooperation with others, but with the strength of conviction that you can move others by your own efforts, and do not make success or failur...
  • To Look
    on May 10, 2012 in Quotes viewpoint Perspective
    to look up and not down, To look forward and not back, To look out and not in, and To lend a hand. ~ Edward Everett Hale...
  • The Reward
    on Apr 22, 2012 in Quotes Effort
    The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it. ~John Ruskin...
  • Ability
    on Apr 22, 2012 in Quotes Abilities
    There is something that is much more scarce , something rarer than ability.  It is the ability to recognize ability. ~ Robert Half...
  • Extra...
    on Apr 22, 2012 in Quotes Effort
    The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. ~Author unknown but greatly appreciated...
  • The Rate of the Pack
    on Apr 21, 2012 in Quotes Leadership
    The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack. ~Author unknown but greatly appreciated...
  • Greatness
    on Apr 21, 2012 in Quotes Responsibility
    The price of greatness is responsibility. ~ Winston Churchill...
  • Happiness
    on Apr 21, 2012 in Quotes Happiness
    Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. ~Franklin Roosevelt...
  • All things
    on Apr 20, 2012 in Quotes Challenges
    All things are difficult before they are easy. ~John Norley...
  • Hustle...
    on Apr 20, 2012 in Quotes Motivation
    Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. ~ Abraham Lincoln...
  • Excellence
    on Apr 20, 2012 in Quotes Excellence
    The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor. ~Vince Lombardi...
  • Those Who Do Not Know
    on Apr 14, 2012 in Laughter Quotes
    Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart don't know how to laugh either. ~Golda Meir...
  • Make a Contribution
    on Apr 14, 2012 in Quotes Difference
    When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die. ~Eleanor Roosevelt...
  • Success
    on Apr 14, 2012 in Quotes Success
    Success can make you go one of two ways.  It can make you a prima donna, or it can smooth the edges, take away the insecurities, let the nice things come out. ~Barbara Walters...
  • Willingness
    on Apr 13, 2012 in Quotes Willingness
    It is not fair to ask of other what you are not willing to do yourself. ~Eleanor Roosevelt...
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