Thursday, April 19, 2012

Quotes On Quitting - A to Z Challenge

Yes indeed, I have hit the wall. I'm also grumpy today. Let's see. I could post a picture or a recipe. No, wait. I'll rely on that popular crutch, the inspirational quote.

The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking places.  ~Author Unknown

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.  ~Albert Einstein

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it.  I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.  ~Charles F. Kettering

A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit. ~ Richard Bach 

I'm quitting the business today. I'm going to open up an appliance store, I've always really been into toasters. ~ Dane Cook

and finally.........
When your dreams turn to dust, vacuum. ~ I've No Idea (But I Think We're Related)


  1. Well, Art is Art, isn't it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know.
    Groucho Marx

  2. “Nearly every man who develops an idea works at it up to the point where it looks impossible, and then gets discouraged. That's not the place to become discouraged.”
    Thomas Edison

  3. ha, nice quotes...i figure a day writing nothing worth publishing is still a day worth living...

  4. I know some people who can stumble while sitting down. It's not a good talent though!

  5. Great quotes! And I LOL'ed at Alex's comment! I could do that...

  6. I don't quit anything. I just indefinitely postpone its continuation.

    That's not a quote. That's just me messing with words. This, on the other hand, is a quote: "Ow! Quit it. Ow! Quit it." - Bart Simpson

  7. well q is not inspiring because there's so little choice - nice idea, though...

  8. I enjoyed this. I like quotes. Those were inspiring. And I am finding it hard to keep up with the A to Z thing too. Very cute idea for Q.

  9. Love that one about the parking places. :)

  10. "i think I can, I think I can."

    I'm a believer in persistence.


  11. These are awesome. So true. I'll have to get back in my car and rev up out of that parking spot, lol.


  12. I like the vaccuum one best.
    Happy A-Z April!

  13. Loved them all, but I particularly enjoyed the Richard Bach quote - gives me hope!

  14. I love them all as well. I guess Einstein and I are sort of alike (ha), I'm that that smart, but I sure do seem to stay with problems for a long time. I am a new follower from the contest.

  15. If I'm vacuuming everyone is in trouble cuz it's most likely two in the morning

    fun Q....