Your Thought for Today

Quotes to begin your day from John Larkin


Joshua Waitzkin (Chess Player)

The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability as opposed to resilience and hard work, we will be brittle in the face of adversity.”


Anne Bradstreet

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.








U.S. Grant


The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity. ”


LL Cool J

“When adversity strikes, that’s when you have to be the most calm. Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on.” (NCIS LA Star)



Abraham Lincoln



Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.