Positive and Inspiring Quotes?

We all have that one friend who keeps cluttering up our Facebook newsfeed with pseudo-philosophical or spiritual quotes, accompanied by calming imagery.

Or minions.

Often it’s minions.

Maybe you’re even that friend. I’m not against this practice per se, and the quotations might be useful or thought-provoking ones. But sometimes they seem either vague to the point of uselessness, or excusing undesirable behaviour. I thought I’d take a look at a few of them and see what they actually seem to be saying: Continue reading

3 Days 3 Quotes | Day 3

First, let me say thank you one last time to Fatma at https://aminfatma.wordpress.com/ for nominating me; I encourage you all to visit her site before you continue reading.

One last time, here are the rules:

  1. Thank the person who nominated you .
  2. Post a quote for 3 consecutive days ( 1 quote for each day )
  3. Nominate three new bloggers each day.

To end the challenge, I knew I had to go with my favourite author, and some of the best, most practical advice about writing in any format: Continue reading

3 Days 3 Quotes | Day 2

I’ll get straight into today’s post, as part of the 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge as suggested by Fatma:

https://aminfatma.wordpress.com/

 

A reminder of the rules of the challenge:

  1. Thank the person who nominated you .
  2. Post a quote for 3 consecutive days ( 1 quote for each day )
  3. Nominate three new bloggers each day.

 

Today, I really felt like sharing something about books: Continue reading

3 Days 3 Quotes | Day 1

Hello all. I’ve been nominated for the 3 Days 3 Quotes Challange by the wonderful Fatma at https://aminfatma.wordpress.com/ I highly recommend you visit her blog, where I can guarantee you’ll find something of interest for everyone. Thanks for nominating me, and I hope I’m up for the challenge! The rules are:

  1. Thank the person who nominated you .
  2. Post a quote for 3 consecutive days ( 1 quote for each day )
  3. Nominate three new bloggers each day.

I’ll keep it short and simple and get straight to the quote: Continue reading