Saturday, August 15, 2009

True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others but the urge to serve all others. ~Arthur Ashe
No man was ever great by imitation. ~Samuel Johnson
The time is always right to do what is right. ~Martin Luther King, Jr.
Until a man is nothing, God can make nothing out of him. ~Martin Luther

Friday, August 14, 2009

Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you're doing the impossible. ~St. Francis of Assisi
One must be something, in order to do something. ~Goethe
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. ~Edith Wharton
Got it RT @vaceos: Big ditto RT @trina_willard Follow @RVABizSense for interesting perspective on local business happenings #RVA and beyond.
@positivemommies -- hey, seems like you should get to know @richmondmom and vice versa
@Kelly_Pham Hi Kelly! Nice to see you here and thanks much for the RT!
While you're struggling with the fear that it can't be done, somebody else is doing it. ~Holly Stiel
Before we can care for others, we must learn to love the self. ~Drew Leder
@Trina_Willard Thanks for the #ff!
@MichaelWhitlow ha! family meal for 6, veal marsala, eggplant parmesan topped list. rock fish great too and white pizza..mamma zu great!
Every life needs a purpose to which it can give the energies of its mind and the enthusiasm of it heart. ~@JohnCMaxwell

Thursday, August 13, 2009

The man who keeps busy helping the man below him won't have time to envy the man above him. ~Henrietta Mears
There is no cause half so sacred as cause of a people. There is no idea so uplifting as the idea of service of humanity. ~Woodrow Wilson
Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
For sure... RT @SeanHVAC: @acca_kevin and keep an eye on that @mikegeothermal guy too. :-)
@hh_alaska @aboutrespect. thanks much for the RTs!
Doing nothing for others is the undoing of one's self. We do ourselves the most good doing something for others. ~Horace Mann
Well done good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things and I will make you ruler over many things. ~Matt 25:23

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Life is a great big canvas and you should throw all the paint on it that you can. ~Danny Kaye
Shun those studies in which the work that results dies with the worker. ~Leonardo Da Vinci
RT @tweetmeme Save the date to Swinetangle with us! Sunday, Sept. 27th. | Marshall Mechanical Blog
Whoever is careless w/ the truth in small matters cannot be trusted w/ the important matters. ~Albert Einstein
My joy in learning is partly that it enables me to teach. ~Seneca
Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be. ~Fanny Brice
They cannot take away our self respect if we do not give it to them. ~Gandhi
RT @daneomite: RT @getloaded: "Be creative. Use unconventional thinking. And have the guts to carry it out." -Lee Iacocca-
The serene, silent beauty of a holy life is the most powerful influence in the world, next to the might of God. ~Blaise Pascal
Success is when I add value to myself. Significance is when I add value to others. ~@JohnCMaxwell
@madmain ha! I'm not sure I would go that far! (just kidding, of course). have a great day. you still in va beach?

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

@blakki Thanks for the RT!
RT @TractionGroup: Why am I so intriqued at this social media today article???
@madmain that's funny (durp). LOL. I mean, who would block the @madmain???
RT @0Frank: “Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.”
RT @FastCoach: Pay attention to your environment for optimum brain power. Music, color, people, light, etc. make a difference.
@positivemommies @SuperAffil hey thanks both for the RTs on the tweet archive post.
A life isn't significant except for it's impact on other lives. ~Jackie Robinson
It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference. ~Tom Brokaw
Ever wonder how to archive your tweets? Many resources here:
RT @mashable WOW: Google to Launch a New Version of Google Search
@DARRENHARDY Hmm, might want to spell his name right, then. :-) And tell him one of his core team members says hello!
In a democracy, a man who does not listen cannot lead. ~David S. Broder
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the oath. ~Aeschylus
@WineWoman Your followers have 2 catch up to 1800 before U can move further. Tweet good content that'll get retweeted. Patience is virtue.
RT @ArticlesBin: The only problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money. - Margaret Thatcher
@TCSKINNER Thanks so very much for the RTs.
RT @dhollings: TWITTER TWENIUS TIP: VELCRO everything you do w/Twitter, the cohesion of your strategy will increase profits
He who has done his best for his own time has lived for all times. ~Johann Von Schiller
The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule. ~Albert Einstein
@frankwalters thanks, didn't know he was on Twitter... :-)

Monday, August 10, 2009

Life's most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others? ~Martin Luther King, Jr.
You haven't been given life to test the waters. You're here to make waves. ~@JohnCMaxwell (one of my fave quotes!)
Want to connect with me on LinkedIn too?
RT @ChicagoDesign: Facebook buys social media start-up FriendFeed
RT @frankwalters: Purpose Driven: Being Positive in Spite of Your Problems
@radian6 OH great! I didn't realize they were archived. thanks!
@Brian_A_Moore Ha! yes, and I very much like @tpentrepreneur. He makes me laugh.
@radian6 very unfortunate I missed today's webinar. I'll have to reschedule for next one. Had client call that lasted longer than planned!
@5FtHighMktgGuy Hi! thanks much for the RT -- hope you're having a fab Monday!
@KendallMorris thanks for the RT Kendall! And nice to "meet" you!
Forethought and prudence are the proper qualities of a leader. ~Cornelius Tactitus
We, the people, elect leaders not to rule but to serve. ~Dwight D. Eisenhower
RT @BobBurg: RT @ThomScott: RT @joespake: Seth's Blog: Who spreads your word?
Make it a habit to be proactive. ~Stephen R. Covey
No one can hurt you without your consent. ~Eleanor Roosevelt
RT @CaleyCantrell: Very excited about Brandcenter Exec Ed starting today. very cool. All things digital for creative directors! Stay tuned.
More than interesting... Publicis Groupe Buys Razorfish From Microsoft for $530 million
Interesting thoughts here...RT @madmain: RT @peterkim Should employees be paid to participate in social media?
RT @HomeInsteadRVA: Older Richmond Times-Dispatch readers share concerns about living alone and living independently
More and more, the universe looks like a giant thought rather than a great machine. ~astronomer Sir James Jeans.
We can be marked from the past or we can make a mark on the future. ~J.C.Watts

Sunday, August 9, 2009

RT @Elizabeth_4LIFE: Presenting our Children's eBook "Catch the Universe, Discover the Power Inside You" .
Great guy: RT @MarkVHansen: Did you know I'm on linkedin? Connect with me there too.
@LindaMBHughes Hey, Linda. i'm great!
RT @ronipach Work backwards. Decide what you want your personal life to look like and write down your goals.
@bosscadi very funny. Hmmm... that one Caddy could be worth a lot. :-)
We cannot achieve our wildest dreams by remaining who we are. ~@JohnCMaxwell ( I LOVE THIS QUOTE!)
You will invest your life in something, or you will throw it away on nothing. ~Haddon Robinson
RT @WordsRight: Finished proofing/marking up 2 scripts. Took hr and half, so much to mark. And compare. Proofreading tip: Be consistent!
RT @TractionGroup Tip: Update your LinkedIn Status on a Sunday night and chances are you'll be in your connections' Mon a.m. LinkedIn email.
Ha. RT @CaleyCantrell: After humidity-free Vermont, Richmond is feeling equatorial.
And when we think we lead, we are most led. ~Lord Byron
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be w/o one, be w/o strategy. ~Gen Schwarzkopf
If we don't change the direction we're going, we're likely to end up where we are headed. ~Chinese proverb
Our real freedom comes frm being aware that we don't have 2 save the world, merely make a difference where we live. ~Parker Palmer