Monday, February 7, 2011

Quote of the Day

by Jan Shoop

Since we are in the month of February, the month that brings us Valentines Day, we thought it would be appropriate for this week’s quotes to be on love. Or as John Lennon and Paul McCartney said, “All you need is love.”

The following quotes are from

A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it.
Frank A. Clark
Frank A. Clark was born on October 10, 1911 and died December 11, 1991. Clark was the creator of the The Country Parson an insightful and humorous cartoon that was published in more than 200 newspapers.

A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 and died January 30, 1948. Gandhi was a political leader in India who pioneered the concept of civil disobedience and non-violence. He is officially honored as the father of the nation in India.

A hug is like a boomerang - you get it back right away.
Bil Keane
Bill Keane was born on October 5, 1922. He is an American cartoonist best known for the cartoon The Family Circus which began in 1960 and continues today.
All you need is love.
John Lennon & Paul McCartney
John Winston Ono Lennon was born October 9, 1940 and died December 8, 1980. Sir James Paul McCartney was born June 18, 1942. Lennon and McCartney were founding members of The Beatles one of the most successful bands of all time.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy was born September 9, 1828 and died November 20, 1910. Tolstoy was a Russian writer and one of the world’s greatest novelists. He wrote many books incluidng War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
By night on my bed I sought him whom my soul loveth.
Bible - Song of Solomon 3:1