Our Favorite Quotes


CopperLeaf Treasures was created by a desire of my sister and I to connect on a bigger level – live almost 2000 miles apart (for the last 30+ years) and see each other very seldom…tough to make that trip all the time so CopperLeaf Treasures is a way for us to have some fun, share moments together across the internet and in turn, learn more about each other.

So, this post is a listing of some of our favorite quotes! I’m amazed at how many Coni shared with me that I fell in love with for the very first time.

Me:  In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than you fear of failure… Bill Cosby

Sis:  Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher…Oprah

Me:  In all things give thanks 1 Thessalonians 5:18

Sis: When you stop doing things for fun, you might as well be dead…Ernest Hemingway

Me:  When the world says “Give up”, Hope whispers “Try it one more time”. ..Unknown

Sis:  I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday…Eleanor Roosevelt

Me:  If you think you can, you can. If you think you can’t, you can’t. Either way – you’re right!…Mary Kay Ash

Sis:  It is not happy people who are thankful.  It is thankful people who are happy…Unkown

Me: I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty, than to those attending too small a degree of it…Thomas Jefferson

Sis:  What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say…Ralph Waldo Emerson

Me:  We can not really love anyone with whom we never laugh…
Agnes Repplier

Sis:  Never get so busy making a living you forget to make a life….Unkown

Me: A pessimist  sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty…Winston Churchill

Sis:  The hardest thing in life is to know which bridge to cross and which one to burn…Unkown

Me:  Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another…Ernest Hemingway

Sis:  One small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day…Unkown

Me: There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America…Bill Clinton

Sis:  Do not go where the path might lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail…Ralph Waldo Emerson

Me:  We think too much and feel too little…Charlie Chaplin

Sis:  There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than you are capable of…Nelson Mandela

Me:  I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel…Maya Angelou

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believed in Him would not perish but have ever lasting life.

So, what is YOUR favorite Quote?


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