The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

  IF winning isn't everything why do they keep score.



Winning is a habit. watch your thoughts,they become your beliefs.
Watch your words,they become your actions.
Watch your actions, they become your habits.
Watch your habits they become your character.

               Vince Lombardi June 1913-Sept.1970  A national icon & legend. "Super Bowl Trophy" bears his name "Lombardi Trophy". Arguably the greatest foot ball coach in history with an uncanny ability to teach,motivate & inspire. 

Attended fordham un. where he starred as a fullback & member of the famed "7 blocks of granite."  graduated magna cum laude from Fordham law school in 1937; attended at night while working days in finance field.
Football hall of fame,winner of "First Superball" & numerous others with the Green bay Packers.

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap
but by the seeds that you plant.
                        Robert Louis Stevenson Icon of Poetry.

I HAVE ALWAYS ADMIRED THE ABILITY TO BITE OFF MORE THAN ONE CAN CHEW
& THEN CHEW IT.
​                              William Demille 1876-1955 screen writer,play wright,film directer,older brother of legendary cecil b demille 
 hosted 1st academy awards in 1929  with douglas fairbanks sr. & 2 academy awards in 1930.     

​                                               Albert Einstein Quotes & Thoughts
The difference between stupidity & genius is that genius has limits. 

​We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.

Who ever under takes to set himself up as a judge of  truth & knowledge is ship wrecked by the laughter of the gods.

​                                               Einstein thoughts on science

​The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest of empiricle facts by logical deduction
​from the smallest number of hypothesis or axioms.

​We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking  we used when we created them.

​                                               Einstein thoughts

​Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

I live in that delicious solitude which is painful in youth,
but delicious in the years of maturity.
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                        Albert Einstein 1879-1955 Historical Figure, Icon Physicist. 1905 formulated "theory of relativity." 
​Einstein made a point in his theory that a large amount of energy could be released from a small 
amount of matter. This was expressed by Einsteins E=mc2.  The "ATOMIC BOMB"  illustrated this principal.                                (Ed.Note involved with development of atomic bomb.)  Nobel Prize in Physics 1922.                          













































​                                " MICHAELANGELO"  Di Lodovici Simoni
I saw the angel in the marble & i carved until i set it free.

Genius is eternal patience.

If people new how hard i worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

I cannot live under pressure from patrons, let alone paint.

"Michaelangelo" Di Lodovici simoni 1475-1564.  Considered to be one of greatest artists,sculptors, architects & engineers 
in history. among his works are  statues of "David" & Pieta. the "Sistene Chapel Frescos" in the Vatican Museum.
He lived most of his life in rome where he died at age of 88. 

















































                             VOLTAIRE QUOTES

Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.

No snow flake in an avalanche ever felt responsible.

Appreciation is a wonderful thing: it makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

Each player must accept the cards life deals him. But once they are in hand, he or she alone must 
decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.

The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.








                      
             
            Galileo 1564-1642
           Astronomer/ Physicist
"the school of art" Raphael's best known work
located in *Apostolic Palace in the *frescoe 
Raphael rooms in the Vatican.

*Frescoe: a painting made with water colors on plaster.
*The school of art located in Frescoe Raphael room
 the stanza della signatura.
     Raphael's   Deposition of Christ
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                                           Raphael                                                 self portrait
                                            GEORGE BERNARD SHAW (8 QUOTES) 1856-1950 Legendary Irish                     Playwright,author,novelist,critic. born Dublin Ireland, Nobel prize for literature 1925. academey award 1938 for adapting his 1912 play pygmalion into a movie released in 1938.
5 years after his death at age 94 in 1950 the famous hit musical "my fair lady" was brought to broadway in 1956.
 based on the 1912 play "pygmalon" lyrics & music by lerner & lowe.
 musical ran for 6 years & was best selling musical album of 1956 & the subject of numerous revivals in u.s.& internationally. shaw became a vegetarian & avowed ardent socialist,which can be seen in his plays pygmalon,major barbara,man & superman & others. shaw the subject of an unhappy childhood in 1898 at 42 married charlotte townsend a wealthy irish heiress.the marriage was never consummated but lasted 55 years until her death in 1943. 
shaw was one of the most significant playwrights in the english language since the 17th century.
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​  *see* exchange of letters between Shaw & Winston Churchill on "more blogs" page

​                                      8 George Bernard Shaw Quotes
     Progress is impossible without change 
     those who cannot change their minds
     cannot change anything.

     People who say it cannot be done should not
     interrupt those who are doing it.

     Hamlets experience simply could not have happened to a plumber.

     Beware of false knowledge it is more dangerous  than ignorance.

    Life isn't about finding yourself
    life's about creating yourself.

    Without art,the crudeness of reality
     would make the world unbearable.

    When a thing is funny search it for a hidden truth.                                        

    We dont stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing
                        Michelangelo                        
                          1475-1564 
​                       Voltaire







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                                In looking for people to hire, you look for 3 qualities :  

                                Integrity,Intelligence,& Energy.
                                If they don't have the first The other two will kill you.
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​                                                                 warren buffett home
​                    Albert Einstein laid out a prophesy for the future & todays generation with the following 

                   "i fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. the world will have a generation of idiots."


​                     The key is not to prioritize what is on the schedule, but to schedule your priorities.
​                         Stephen Covey 1932-2012  educator,author,businessman,public speaker.
                         author  best seller 25 million copy book "The 7 habits of effective people".


​                     Change always comes bearing a price.
                     Pritchett Phd, business consultant,public speaker,author. 
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                                                                                                                                                                           Walt Whitman

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lengendary  investor,ceo berkshire hathaway,estimated fortune 41.6billion. still lives in same house built 1921  purchased by buffett in 1958 for $31,500.



   Newton disciple of Galileo
         "MONA LISA."1503-1506.
DA VINCI  PAINTED "LAST SUPPER" 1498
                                    Mark Twain/                                        Samuel Clemens

 Albert Einstein
                   warren buffett


              george bernard shaw
         Leonardo Da Vinci

​Be curious not judgmental.

Walt whitman 1819-1892 poet,essayist,journalist.



One of the biggest lies of the federal gov't is

"I am here to help you."

 Ronald Reagan
                                           Mona Lisa
          
Sistene Chapel Vatican Museum Painted by Michelangelo 1508-1512
           Vatican Museum   Raffaelo Sanzo 1483-1520