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Latest Motivational Thoughts

Too many of us are hung up on what we don't have, can't have, or won't ever have. We spend too much energy being down, when we could use that same energy - if not less of it - doing, or at least trying to do, some of the things we really want to do.
-- Unknown Author

The Wright brothers flew right through the smoke screen of impossibility.
-- Charles Kettering

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always got.
-- Henry Ford

Thunder is good, thunder is impressive, but it is lightning that does the work.
-- Mark Twain

The very first step toward success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
-- William Osler

Why is it that you always find the thing you're looking for in the last place you look?
-- Unknown Author

A rabbit's foot is a poor substitute for horse sense.
-- Unknown Author

The biggest step you can take is the one you take when you meet the other person halfway.
-- Unknown Author

Strange but true... It's impossible to give a hug without getting one back.
-- Unknown Author

A problem well stated is a problem half solved.
-- Charles Kettering

The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
-- Sydney J. Harris

Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.
-- Henry Ford

It's better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared.
-- Whitney Young, Jr.

A sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to our steps as we walk the tightrope of life.
-- Unknown Author

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks almost instantly.
-- Unknown Author

Most of us can keep a secret. It is the people we tell it to who can't.
-- Unknown Author

Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success.
-- Louisa May Alcott

Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.
-- Jean de La Bruyère

Love is not how much you can get but how much you can give. It's not about giving up but holding on, not about how you say 'I love you', but how you show that it's true.
-- Unknown Author

Whatever your cross, whatever your pain, there will always be sunshine after the rain. Perhaps you may stumble perhaps you may even fall, God is always ready to answer your call!
-- Pastor Connie Ciccone

I may not have shown you the real love in the way that you wanted me to, but, I am more than happy to love you in the way I understand love to be.
-- Unknown Author

You'll know he loves you when you know that he will never hurt you no matter how much you hurt him, and, you'll know you love him when you don't hurt him even if you know you can.
-- Unknown Author

Opportunity when lost can find another. Feelings when lost may never come back. Trust when lost, it's hard to regain. Love when lost wasn't true at all.
-- Unknown Author

Every sunrise is a message from God, and every sunset is His signature.
-- Swami Chinmayananda

The greatest regrets in our lives are the risks we did not take. If you think something will make you happy go for it. Remember that you pass this way only once.
-- Unknown Author



What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 6 months ago
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.


Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish one's growth without destroying one's roots.

-- Unknown Author

When criticized, consider the source.

-- Unknown Author

Your body is constantly changing. You are never the same twice. Therefore, each time you see something, hear a sound, touch an object, you are doing so for the first time.

-- Stephen D. Parella

Seek wisdom, not knowledge. Knowledge is of the past. Wisdom is of the future.

-- Native American Proverb


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