Tuesday, April 13, 2010

"What you swatting at?"



"Where I come from, your sense of humor is the knife with which you cut through the wilderness of despair."

- Tracy Morgan on Oprah

Thursday, April 8, 2010

"Can you stand on your head?"




One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree.

"Which road do I take?" she asked.

"Where do you want to go?" was his response.

"I don't know," Alice answered.

"Then," said the cat, "it doesn't matter."


I know where I want to go. Thanks, Dr. Tom!

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Saturday, April 3, 2010

Wisdom from Being Erica



"Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable."

- Dr. Tom quoting Coco Chanel

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"Have you ever heard the saying, Write what you know? Authenticity is everything . . . Be what you are . . . Write what you know."

- Frank Galvin

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"When you hit a bump, you pick yourself up, and you keep going . . . Things don't always turn out the way you imagine. Life deals you a hand. And no matter what cards you're holding, you have to play them . . . You learn, and you change, and you grow . . . So get back up. And keep fighting."

- Barbara Strange

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"'When the Lord closes a door, somewhere he opens a window.' Mother Superior. Sound of Music. I heart that movie."

- Julianne Giacomelli

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"Where would we be without struggle? Without hardship and pain? It's easy to forget how much these moments teach and shape us, how different we would be without them . . . 'The struggle itself towards the heights is enough to fill a man's heart.' Albert Camus."

- Dr. Tom

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