Weekend Wisdom

A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.

-John A. Shedd

In other words, it is tempting to make safe decisions, but we are capable of living so much more.

Posted on September 18, 2011, in Weekend Wisdom and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. Amen.

    I kind of like thinking of myself as a ship.

  2. Love that quote. Who is the painting by?

  3. Amen. That pretty much sums up my life over the past 2 years; my time in harbor has been scant.

  4. SOOO good. I’m going to keep this in mind…thinking about you, my friend!!

  5. Andrew van Geest

    Great quote:)

  6. So true. The harbor seems so nice but sailing the ocean is so much better.

  7. Wow, I needed to read that tonight. I hope all you’re having a good night.

  8. That quote is one of my all time favorites and I love that painting!

  9. This is my favorite quote. I have it hanging above my bed… so glad you posted this!

    – Katie at http://www.ohshineon.wordpress.com/

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