You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

“You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” – Mohandas Gandhi Images found on Pinterest, Photographers Unknown Continue reading You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Describe Yourself in Words and Pictures in The Virtual Guestbook

I am inviting you, my hundreds of readers and followers to describe yourself in words and pictures. I tried this on my first blog called “Cooking Up a Storm All Over The World!” and it went nowhere. That site is being merged with another one and is under maintenance. So, describe yourself and your credo and see where it goes! I hope a few of … Continue reading Describe Yourself in Words and Pictures in The Virtual Guestbook

And The Sunshine and The Inner Peace Awards Goes To…

My choice for bringing outstanding articles, extraordinary imaginative reading to the world and making a valid contribution to human kind by showing there is more in life than the bad news the mainstream news channels like to air. My good writer blogger friend Don Charisma puts it this way: “Present 10 deserving Bloggers with the Award-who positively and creatively inspire others in the blogosphere.” The … Continue reading And The Sunshine and The Inner Peace Awards Goes To…

Thank You Don Charisma For Awarding me The Inner Peace Award and Sunshine Awards

    I want to simply say a whopping Thank You to all my many readers all over the world on Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate. I was laying down and writing on my Android MyTouch phone, and since I wasn’t quite tired, I simply turned the light on and got on my laptop. In the still and quiet of the night I … Continue reading Thank You Don Charisma For Awarding me The Inner Peace Award and Sunshine Awards

Paulette Le Pore Motzko-The Lady Behind the Award Winning Blog-Totally Inspired Mind

Thank You For Giving Me The Versatile Blogger Award Some Interesting Facts About Paulette Le Pore Motzko Her 15 Nominees for The Versatile Blogger Award After a very long day and a 30 minute bus ride home after sitting outside waiting for the bus almost an hour-due to a bus breaking down-I made it home and just missed the rain. I made a wonderful salad … Continue reading Paulette Le Pore Motzko-The Lady Behind the Award Winning Blog-Totally Inspired Mind

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.- Albert Einstein

“We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.” – Albert Einstein Photo credit by Pinterest, Author Unknown What are you enthusiastic about in life? Paulette Le Pore Motzko October 27th, 2013 2:00 a.m. Continue reading We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.- Albert Einstein

I Am My Mother Ramona Le Pore’s Voice & Paulette’s Motzko’s Tragic Story

http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356862348?edition_id=79a41550-3e27-11e3-8178-00259071bfec&utm_campaign=paper_sub&utm_medium=email&utm_source=subscription Check out the latest issue of Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily, if you haven’t looked at prior issued, this one has 16 contributors! Prevention is key here with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Always stay involved with things you love, learning, becoming and growing as a person. I speak from experience and watched my dad slowly die because he refused to get involved with social interaction … Continue reading I Am My Mother Ramona Le Pore’s Voice & Paulette’s Motzko’s Tragic Story

News You Can Use- Latest Edition October 27th, 2013

http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1337595405?edition_id=66befc50-3e38-11e3-8178-00259071bfec&utm_campaign=paper_sub&utm_medium=email&utm_source=subscription Science, Technology, Astronomy, Photos from Instagram, all sorts of cool facts but no food related things. Enjoy! Paulette Le Pore Motzko Oct. 27th, 2013 2:17 a.m. Continue reading News You Can Use- Latest Edition October 27th, 2013

Kindness is a Language…..Petteri Tarkkonen (@ptarkkonen)

Petteri Tarkkonen (@ptarkkonen) tweeted at 1:06 AM on Sun, Oct 27, 2013: “Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” -Mark Twain #quote (https://twitter.com/ptarkkonen/status/394374561052909568) Get the official Twitter app at https://twitter.com/download Image by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Studios Continue reading Kindness is a Language…..Petteri Tarkkonen (@ptarkkonen)

403 Wonderful Intelligent Readers on Totally Inspired Mind! Thank you!

Every day I meet another extraordinary person via WordPress. Their professions and specialties include: writers, photographers, hikers, bloggers, congressman, chefs, digital artists, engineers, doctors, internationally known authors, food stylists, poets, song writers and mothers & fathers. They all share one thing in common with one another: They are human beings with a passion for sharing their talents and passions with the world. I am thankful … Continue reading 403 Wonderful Intelligent Readers on Totally Inspired Mind! Thank you!

CDT 2014 – Sara an Amazing, Courageous and Inspiring Young Lady!

The three photos after this story were Sara’s and I fell in love with the poignant quotes on the photos and the beautiful scenery in the photo. I had no idea that Sara was facing living with melanoma, and traumatic brain injury, but her words are filled with life and the living and of hope. I couldn’t resist sharing her story with you. Paulette Le … Continue reading CDT 2014 – Sara an Amazing, Courageous and Inspiring Young Lady!

I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I did it myself. – Albert Einstein

“I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I did it myself.” – Albert Einstein Just remember this when you come in contact with an obstacle. It gives you the chance to learn to do it yourself. I began creating my own web sites years ago, because I couldn’t afford to pay a web designer to create a … Continue reading I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I did it myself. – Albert Einstein

It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.

“It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.” – Soren Kirkegaard So it goes with life, we can only fight so many wars, associate with so many friends, and accomplish so many things. Prioritize what you do and who you do it with, because your life will be shaped by your choices. Where your … Continue reading It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.

God bless all of my 395 followers, readers & Word Press Family

I have met so many wonderful, intelligent, creative people here who I have shared their stories and photos with and have become good friends as a result. I look forward to reading every comment throughout myy day and night and all your comments I read are very valued as is you as people, writers, photographers, political activists and just good people. Thank you for being … Continue reading God bless all of my 395 followers, readers & Word Press Family

“The Palace Called Solitude” A Haiku by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

The Palace Called Solitude Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Rights Reserved October 22, 2013 Everyone’s palace Is based on what gives them joy Mine is Solitude   When in solitude I can expand on ideas Create unique things Albert Einstein said With pen, paper and thought You will have the world…..  And you do! Images on Pinterest, Authors Unknown Text written by Paulette Le … Continue reading “The Palace Called Solitude” A Haiku by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you….

“You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you” – Dale Carnegie Continue reading You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you….

Heartfelt THANK YOU to MY 385 Wonderful, Kind, Caring, Compassionate Followers

Right now I am going through one of the most turbulent and trying times of my life, but I am making it and not giving up. I wish I could say more but I cannot. I will say I am stronger and more resilient for having gone through what I have. I have gone through a ring of fire and I’ve almost made it to … Continue reading Heartfelt THANK YOU to MY 385 Wonderful, Kind, Caring, Compassionate Followers

Wars Are Poor Chisels For Carving Out Peaceful Tomorrows

“Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.” – Martin Luther King was not only an amazing leader but his speeches and words helped enable Afro-Americans to be treated fairly, which was so badly needed. When I was a small child I heard racial remarks said every day but hated them, because I knew we were simply all the same as people and everyone … Continue reading Wars Are Poor Chisels For Carving Out Peaceful Tomorrows

Start Where You Are, Use What You Have, Do What You Can

#quotes – http://pinterest.com/pin/542261611354302590/ So often in life we look for better times of when things won’t be as chaotic or whatever phrase we want to add. Guess what? There is no better time like now to do what you desire, even in spite of a living situation that may not be the best, or a job that isn’t paying what you would like or whatever. … Continue reading Start Where You Are, Use What You Have, Do What You Can

What would life be like if we had no courage to attempt anything?…..

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?” – Vincent Van Gogh “Thank Heaven we do possess courage and stamina and fortitude and the passion and persistence to see our dreams become a reality! That is what makes life wonderful and exciting and never boring.”- Paulette L. Motzko Huntington Beach Pier Photo by Paulette Motzko Continue reading What would life be like if we had no courage to attempt anything?…..

367 Dedicated Readers and Counting-Feeling So Appreciated & Rewarded

I want to begin the first sentence by saying I am so grateful for the hundreds of dedicated readers/followers who tune in to Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate each day. I am so elated it has been so well received by the world since I created it a year ago. Between 13 countries to 35 countries read, appreciate and are inspired by the … Continue reading 367 Dedicated Readers and Counting-Feeling So Appreciated & Rewarded

“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali

Continue reading “Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali

Once You Start a Working On Something, Don’t Be Afraid of Failure & Don’t Abandon It….

“Once you start a working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.” – Chanakya Images from Pinterest, second image from StayPositive.me What work or goal or project have you started recently? What keeps you motivated and centered on your goal? Paulette Le Pore Motzko October 16th, 2013 12:37 midnight Continue reading Once You Start a Working On Something, Don’t Be Afraid of Failure & Don’t Abandon It….

Heroism and Random Acts of Kindness by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

A tiled wall with each tile painted by a different child….an example of what we can do together. I wish adults would follow in the path of children. Hatred and racism are learned behaviors. Totally Inspired Mind Heroism by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright, October 15th, 2013 Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 1:00 a.m. Here I am listening to Andre Bocelli singing Corcovado about “quiet nights … Continue reading Heroism and Random Acts of Kindness by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

Tweet from Miss Polly Motzko about Obama, The Government Shut Down & SSI

Miss Polly Motzko (@PollyMotzko) tweeted at 5:06 PM on Tue, Oct 15, 2013: Those controlling the government shut down write their own checks while others like me suffer. Obama shouldn’t get paid his $435,000 either. (https://twitter.com/PollyMotzko/status/390267441877499904) Get the official Twitter app at https://twitter.com/download Continue reading Tweet from Miss Polly Motzko about Obama, The Government Shut Down & SSI

Professor: I Banned Laptops from the Lecture Hall | TIME.com

http://ideas.time.com/2013/10/09/why-i-banned-laptops-from-the-lecture-hall/ Read why this instructor didn’t want his students to bring their laptops in the lecture hall. Much of it makes sense. I would want to type the notes though, since I type much faster than I write…about 80 w.p.m now. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Professor: I Banned Laptops from the Lecture Hall | TIME.com