Quote of the Week Archive

The Quote of the Week is posted on Tuesdays — it is typically a thought-provoking and sometimes amusing quote.


Syrian asylum seeker

- "I fled Assad's and Russia's bombardment. Please tell them to open the doors so we can move to safety. We have no safety here.”

Booker T. Washington

- "I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed."

Nurse goes the extra mile

- "My drive for me was my patients. ... I knew they needed people and it was an emergency."

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Kelvin Beachum

- "A lot of guys when they make it to the NFL want to get a nice car. When I got drafted by the Steelers in 2007 I bought my parents’ car..."

Nativity scene controversy

- "We still had the good message that we've always had of Jesus's birth."

Full Archive

February 2016

2/9/2016 - Syrian asylum seeker

2/2/2016 - Booker T. Washington

January 2016

1/26/2016 - Nurse goes the extra mile

1/12/2016 - Pittsburgh Steelers’ Kelvin Beachum

December 2015

12/15/2015 - Nativity scene controversy

12/1/2015 - FDR on Japan the year before Pearl Harbor

November 2015

11/24/2015 - U.S. Presidents thank God for His blessings

11/17/2015 - A miracle in disguise

11/3/2015 - Man cashes in life savings in pennies

October 2015

10/27/2015 - 100-year-old still works full-time

10/20/2015 - Double amputee plays high school football

10/6/2015 - Yankee Pitcher CC Sabathia

September 2015

9/29/2015 - 1-Pound Baby Born Early Aboard Cruise Ship Survives

9/22/2015 - Bernie Sanders at conservative Christian university

9/8/2015 - Participation Trophies?

May 2015

5/26/2015 - HS Student’s Impromptu Prayer

5/19/2015 - Four-minute mile

5/12/2015 - Pray

April 2015

4/28/2015 - 34-year-old Green Beret hopes to be NFL’s most unlikely rookie

4/21/2015 - 21 year old wins Masters

4/14/2015 - Coach defends Chris Kyle

4/7/2015 - Nuclear physicist on Iran agreement

March 2015

3/31/2015 - Iran’s view on nuclear deal with U.S.

3/17/2015 - Ravens linebacker O.J. Brigance

3/10/2015 - No big deal?

February 2015

2/24/2015 - Teen stops car to shovel snow for man with walker

2/17/2015 - Bob Dylan on making records

2/10/2015 - Man misses whale

2/3/2015 - Alan Barnes

January 2015

1/27/2015 - American Sniper

1/20/2015 - Teen opens pawn shop for sneakers

1/13/2015 - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

December 2014

12/9/2014 - WWII Vet remembers the fallen

12/2/2014 - Boys buried in snow for 7 hrs. rescued

November 2014

11/18/2014 - Window washers rescued – trapped 69 floors up

11/11/2014 - Remembrance Sunday 100 yrs. after WWI began

October 2014

10/28/2014 - How did Dr. Spencer contract Ebola? - The Washington Times

10/21/2014 - Soldier wounded in Afghanistan now inspires as CrossFit trainer

10/7/2014 - Va. man donates ambulance to Liberia for Ebola

September 2014

9/16/2014 - Last surviving member of “The Great Escape” dies

9/9/2014 - Teen cello stars Emil and Dariel

9/2/2014 - 101 year old man still working

August 2014

8/26/2014 - Entrepreneur builds private toll road after landslide

June 2014

6/10/2014 - British WWII Vet leaves nursing home to travel to Normandy D-Day commemoration

6/3/2014 - Jim Martin 93 WWII vet to parachute into Normandy – again

May 2014

5/27/2014 - Teen to Carry Brother 40 Miles for Cerebral Palsy Awareness

5/20/2014 - Oliver Brown

April 2014

4/29/2014 - Phyllis Galanti, crusader for POWs’ release, dies at 73

4/22/2014 - 1st American to win Boston marathon in 30 yrs

4/16/2014 - Jackie Robinson Day 2014

March 2014

3/25/2014 - City bans smartphone use

3/11/2014 - 89-year-old U.S. WWII vet Richard Faulkner

3/4/2014 - California’s Gov. Jerry Brown

February 2014

2/25/2014 - Ford exec on GPS

2/18/2014 - “Stop asking people for money.”

2/11/2014 - Abraham Lincoln on work

2/4/2014 - Surgeon walked 6 miles to perform operation

January 2014

1/28/2014 - Seattle Seahawks’ Derrick Coleman

1/21/2014 - Barbara Bush

1/7/2014 - Bookless Library

December 2013

12/10/2013 - Trapped

November 2013

11/26/2013 - Grover Cleveland and other Presidential Proclamations

11/19/2013 - William Bradford, on leaving Holland

11/12/2013 - Marty Manning

11/5/2013 - Quadriplegic teen competes in NYC marathon

October 2013

10/29/2013 - One-handed basketball player gets shot at college team

10/22/2013 - Medal of Honor recipient

10/15/2013 - Blind golfer hits a hole in one

10/8/2013 - 93-year-old park ranger

10/1/2013 - Pittsburgh Pirates’ Andrew McCutchen

September 2013

9/24/2013 - ‘Hands-Free’ Shoes

9/17/2013 - Australian circumnavigates world on foot

9/10/2013 - Duck Dynasty

9/3/2013 - Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter Receives Medal of Honor

August 2013

8/27/2013 - Ohio man, dead for 45 minutes, suddenly revives

June 2013

6/4/2013 - The right perspective

May 2013

5/28/2013 - Benjamin Franklin’s thoughts on what makes people poor

5/21/2013 - Father and son graduate from college together

5/14/2013 - Factory worker rescued after 17 days

5/7/2013 - Siblings swim for 14 hours after boat capsized

April 2013

4/30/2013 - Mother dresses in burqa to rescue son from Egypt

4/23/2013 - Belt buckle blocks bullet

4/16/2013 - Jackie Robinson

4/9/2013 - Margaret Thatcher

March 2013

3/26/2013 - NYC student gets shorter commute

3/19/2013 - Funny coincidence

3/12/2013 - Longest trip to school

3/5/2013 - Justice Thomas

February 2013

2/26/2013 - Man donates tips to Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund

2/19/2013 - Dr. B. Carson at Natnl Prayer Breakfast

2/12/2013 - Medal of honor recipient

2/5/2013 - Abraham Lincoln quotes

January 2013

1/29/2013 - Tuesday – 1/29/13

1/22/2013 - Tuesday – 1/22/13

1/15/2013 - Tuesday – 1/15/13

1/8/2013 - Tuesday – 1/8/13

December 2012

12/20/2012 - Tuesday – 12/18/12

12/11/2012 - Tuesday – 12/11/12

12/4/2012 - Tuesday – 12/4/12

November 2012

11/20/2012 - Tuesday – 11/20/12

11/6/2012 - Tuesday -11/6/12

11/1/2012 - Tuesday – 10/30/12

October 2012

10/23/2012 - Tuesday – 10/23/12

10/16/2012 - Tuesday – 10/16/12

10/9/2012 - Tuesday – 10/9/12

10/2/2012 - Tuesday – 10/2/12

September 2012

9/26/2012 - Tuesday – 09/25/12

9/18/2012 - Tuesday – 9/18/12

9/11/2012 - Tuesday – 9/11/12

9/4/2012 - Tuesday – 9/4/12

August 2012

8/28/2012 - Tuesday – 8/28/12

June 2012

6/5/2012 - Tuesday – 6/5/12

May 2012

5/29/2012 - Tuesday – 5/29/12

5/22/2012 - Tuesday – 5/22/12

5/15/2012 - Tuesday – 5/15/12

5/8/2012 - Tuesday – 5/8/12

5/1/2012 - Tuesday – 5/1/12

April 2012

4/24/2012 - Tuesday – 4/24/12

4/17/2012 - Tuesday – 4/17/12

4/10/2012 - Tuesday – 4/10/12

March 2012

3/27/2012 - Tuesday – 3/27/12

3/20/2012 - Tuesday – 3/20/12

3/13/2012 - Tuesday, 03/13/12

3/6/2012 - Tuesday – 3/6/11

February 2012

2/28/2012 - Tuesday – 2/28/12

2/21/2012 - Tuesday – 2/21/12

2/14/2012 - Tuesday – 2/14/12

2/7/2012 - Tuesday – 2/7/12

January 2012

1/31/2012 - Tuesday – 1/31/12

1/24/2012 - Tuesday – 1/24/12

1/17/2012 - Tuesday – 1/17/11

1/10/2012 - Tuesday – 1/10/12

1/3/2012 - Tuesday 01/03/12

December 2011

12/20/2011 - Tuesday 12/20/11

12/13/2011 - Tuesday 12/13/11

12/6/2011 - Tuesday 12/06/11

November 2011

11/29/2011 - Tuesday – 11/29/11

11/15/2011 - Tuesday – 11/15/11

11/8/2011 - Tuesday – 11/8/11

11/1/2011 - Tuesday – 11/1/11

October 2011

10/25/2011 - Tuesday – 10/25/11

10/18/2011 - Tuesday – 11/18/11

10/11/2011 - Tuesday – 10/11/11

10/4/2011 - Tuesday – 10/4/11

September 2011

9/27/2011 - Tuesday – 9/27/11

9/20/2011 - Tuesday – 9/20/11

9/13/2011 - Tuesday – 9/13/11

9/6/2011 - Tuesday – 9/6/11

August 2011

8/30/2011 - Tuesday – 8/30/11

8/23/2011 - Tuesday – 8/23/11

July 2011

7/12/2011 - Tuesday – 7/12/11

June 2011

6/2/2011 - Tuesday – 5/31/11

May 2011

5/24/2011 - Tuesday 5/24/11

5/17/2011 - Tuesday – 5/17/11

5/10/2011 - Tuesday 5/10/11

5/3/2011 - Tuesday – 5/3/11

April 2011

4/26/2011 - Tuesday – 4/26/11

4/19/2011 - Tuesday – 4/19/11

4/12/2011 - Tuesday – 4/12/11

4/5/2011 - Tuesday – 4/5/11

March 2011

3/29/2011 - Tuesday – 3/29/11

3/22/2011 - Tuesday 3/22/11

3/14/2011 - Tuesday 3/15/11

3/8/2011 - Tuesday 3/8/11

3/1/2011 - Tuesday 3/1/11

February 2011

2/22/2011 - Dr. Mildred Jefferson

2/15/2011 - Tuesday – 2/15/11

2/8/2011 - Tuesday – 2/8/11

2/1/2011 - Tuesday – 2/1/11

January 2011

1/25/2011 - Tuesday – 1/25/11

1/18/2011 - Tuesday – 1/18/11

1/11/2011 - Tuesday – 1/11/11

1/4/2011 - Tuesday – 1/4/11

December 2010

12/14/2010 - Tuesday – 12/14/10

12/7/2010 - Tuesday – 12/7/10

November 2010

11/30/2010 - Tuesday – 11/30/10

11/23/2010 - Tuesday – 11/23/10

11/16/2010 - Tuesday – 11/16/10

11/9/2010 - Tuesday – 11/9/10

11/2/2010 - Tuesday – 11/2/10

October 2010

10/26/2010 - Tuesday – 10/26/10

10/19/2010 - Tuesday – 10/19/10

10/12/2010 - Tuesday – 10/12/10

10/4/2010 - Tuesday – 10/5/10

September 2010

9/28/2010 - Tuesday – 9/28/10

9/21/2010 - Tuesday – 9/21/10

9/14/2010 - Tuesday – 9/14/10

9/7/2010 - Tuesday – 9/7/10

August 2010

8/31/2010 - Tuesday – 8/31/10

8/24/2010 - Tuesday – 8/24/10

June 2010

6/8/2010 - Tuesday – 6/8/10

6/1/2010 - Tuesday – 6/1/10

May 2010

5/25/2010 - Tuesday – 5/25/10

5/18/2010 - Tuesday – 5/18/10

5/11/2010 - Tuesday – 5/11/10

5/4/2010 - Tuesday – 5/4/10

April 2010

4/27/2010 - Tuesday – 4/27/10

4/20/2010 - Tuesday – 4/20/10

4/13/2010 - Tuesday – 4/13/10

4/6/2010 - Tuesday – 4/6/10

March 2010

3/30/2010 - Tuesday – 3/30/10

3/23/2010 - Tuesday – 3/23/10

3/16/2010 - Tuesday – 3/16/10

3/9/2010 - Tuesday – 3/9/10

3/2/2010 - Tuesday – 3/2/10

February 2010

2/23/2010 - Tuesday – 2/23/10

2/16/2010 - Tuesday – 2/16/10

2/9/2010 - Tuesday – 2/9/10

2/2/2010 - Tuesday – 2/2/10

January 2010

1/26/2010 - Tuesday – 1/26/10

1/19/2010 - Tuesday – 1/19/10

1/12/2010 - Tuesday – 1/12/09

1/5/2010 - Tuesday – 1/5/10

December 2009

12/18/2009 - Tuesday 12/22/09

12/15/2009 - Tuesday – 12/15/09

12/8/2009 - Tuesday – 12/8/09

12/1/2009 - Tuesday – 12/1/09

November 2009

11/17/2009 - Tuesday – 11/17/09

11/10/2009 - Tuesday – 11/10/09

11/3/2009 - Tuesday – 11/3/09

October 2009

10/27/2009 - Tuesday – 10/27/09

10/20/2009 - Tuesday – 10/20/09

10/13/2009 - Tuesday – 10/13/09

10/6/2009 - Tuesday – 10/6/09

September 2009

9/29/2009 - Tuesday – 9/29/09

9/22/2009 - Tuesday – 9/22/09

9/15/2009 - Tuesday – 9/15/09

9/8/2009 - Tuesday – 9/8/09

9/1/2009 - Tuesday – 9/1/09

August 2009

8/24/2009 - Tuesday – 8/25/09

June 2009

6/9/2009 - Tuesday – 6/9/09

6/2/2009 - Tuesday – 6/2/09

May 2009

5/26/2009 - Tuesday – 5/26/09

5/19/2009 - Tuesday – 5/19/09

5/12/2009 - Tuesday – 5/12/09

5/5/2009 - Tuesday – 5/5/09

April 2009

4/28/2009 - Tuesday – 4/28/09

4/21/2009 - Tuesday – 4/21/09

4/14/2009 - Tuesday – 4/14/09

4/7/2009 - Tuesday – 4/7/09

March 2009

3/31/2009 - Tuesday – 3/31/09

3/24/2009 - Tuesday – 3/24/09

3/17/2009 - Tuesday – 3/17/09

3/10/2009 - Tuesday – 3/10/09

3/3/2009 - Tuesday – 3/3/09

February 2009

2/24/2009 - Tuesday – 2/24/09

2/17/2009 - Tuesday – 2/17/09

2/10/2009 - Tuesday – 2/10/09

2/3/2009 - Tuesday – 2/3/09

January 2009

1/27/2009 - Tuesday – 1/27/09

1/20/2009 - Tuesday – 1/20/09

1/13/2009 - Tuesday – 1/13/09

1/6/2009 - Tuesday – 1/6/09

December 2008

12/15/2008 - Tuesday – 12/16/08

12/9/2008 - Tuesday – 12/9/08

12/2/2008 - Tuesday – 12/2/08

November 2008

11/25/2008 - Tuesday – 11/25/08

11/18/2008 - Tuesday – 11/18/08

11/11/2008 - Tuesday – 11/11/08

11/3/2008 - Tuesday – 11/4/08

October 2008

10/28/2008 - Tuesday – 10/28/08

10/21/2008 - Tuesday – 10/21/08

10/14/2008 - Tuesday – 10/14/08

10/7/2008 - Tuesday – 10/7/08

September 2008

9/30/2008 - Tuesday – 9/30/08

9/23/2008 - Tuesday – 9/23/08

9/16/2008 - Tuesday – 9/16/08

9/9/2008 - Tuesday – 9/9/08

9/2/2008 - Tuesday – 9/2/08

August 2008

8/26/2008 - Tuesday – 8/26/08

8/19/2008 - Tuesday – 8/19/08

June 2008

6/10/2008 - Tuesday – 6/10/08

6/3/2008 - Tuesday – 6/3/08

May 2008

5/27/2008 - Tuesday – 5/27/08

5/20/2008 - Tuesday – 5/20/08

5/13/2008 - Tuesday – 5/13/08

5/6/2008 - Tuesday – 5/6/08

April 2008

4/29/2008 - Tuesday – 4/29/08

4/22/2008 - Tuesday – 4/22/08

4/15/2008 - Tuesday – 4/15/08

4/8/2008 - Tuesday – 4/8/08

4/1/2008 - Tuesday – 4/1/08

March 2008

3/25/2008 - Tuesday – 3/25/08

3/18/2008 - Tuesday – 3/18/08

3/11/2008 - Tuesday – 3/11/08

3/4/2008 - Tuesday – 3/4/08

February 2008

2/26/2008 - Tuesday – 2/26/08

2/19/2008 - Tuesday – 2/19/08

2/12/2008 - Tuesday – 2/12/08

2/5/2008 - Tuesday – 2/5/08

January 2008

1/29/2008 - Tuesday – 1/29/08

1/22/2008 - Tuesday – 1/22/08

1/15/2008 - Tuesday – 1/15/08

1/8/2008 - Tuesday – 1/8/08

December 2007

12/18/2007 - Tuesday – 12/18/07

12/11/2007 - Tuesday – 12/11/07

12/4/2007 - Tuesday – 12/4/07

November 2007

11/27/2007 - Tuesday – 11/27/07

11/20/2007 - Tuesday – 11/20/07 Thanksgiving quotes

11/13/2007 - Tuesday – 11/13/07

11/6/2007 - Tuesday – 11/6/07

October 2007

10/30/2007 - Tuesday – 10/30/07

10/23/2007 - Tuesday – 10/23/07

10/16/2007 - Tuesday – 10/16/07

10/9/2007 - Tuesday – 10/9/07

10/2/2007 - Tuesday – 10/2/07

September 2007

9/25/2007 - Tuesday – 9/25/07

9/18/2007 - Tuesday – 9/18/07

9/11/2007 - Tuesday – 9/11/07

9/3/2007 - Tuesday – 9/4/07

August 2007

8/28/2007 - Tuesday – 8/28/07

8/21/2007 - Tuesday – 8/21/07

June 2007

6/12/2007 - Tuesday – 6/12/07

6/5/2007 - Tuesday – 6/5/07

May 2007

5/28/2007 - Tuesday – 5/29/07

5/22/2007 - Tuesday – 5/22/07

5/15/2007 - Tuesday – 5/15/07

5/8/2007 - Tuesday – 5/8/07

5/1/2007 - Tuesday – 5/1/07

April 2007

4/24/2007 - Tuesday – 4/24/07

4/17/2007 - Tuesday – 4/17/07

4/10/2007 - Tuesday – 4/10/07

4/3/2007 - Tuesday – 4/3/07

March 2007

3/27/2007 - Tuesday – 3/27/07

3/20/2007 - Tuesday – 3/20/07

3/13/2007 - Tuesday – 3/13/07

3/6/2007 - Tuesday – 3/6/07

February 2007

2/27/2007 - Tuesday – 2/27/07

2/20/2007 - Tuesday – 2/20/07

2/13/2007 - Tuesday – 2/13/07

2/6/2007 - Tuesday – 2/6/07

January 2007

1/30/2007 - Tuesday – 1/30/07

1/23/2007 - Tuesday – 1/23/07

1/16/2007 - Tuesday – 1/16/07

1/9/2007 - Tuesday – 1/9/07

1/2/2007 - Tuesday – 1/2/07

December 2006

12/19/2006 - Tuesday – 12/19/06

12/12/2006 - Tuesday – 12/12/06

12/7/2006 - Tuesday – 12/7/06

November 2006

11/28/2006 - Tuesday – 11/28/06

11/21/2006 - Tuesday – 11/21/06 Thanksgiving quotes

11/14/2006 - Tuesday – 11/14/06

11/7/2006 - Tuesday – 11/7/06

October 2006

10/31/2006 - Tueday – 10/31/06

10/24/2006 - Tuesday – 10/24/06

10/17/2006 - Tuesday – 10/17/06

10/10/2006 - Tuesday – 10/10/06

10/3/2006 - Tuesday – 10/3/06

September 2006

9/26/2006 - Tuesday – 9/26/06

9/19/2006 - Tuesday – 9/19/06

9/12/2006 - Tuesday – 9/12/06

9/5/2006 - Tuesday – 9/5/06

August 2006

8/29/2006 - Tuesday – 8/29/06

8/22/2006 - Tuesday – 8/22/06

8/15/2006 - Tuesday – 8/15/06

June 2006

6/20/2006 - Tuesday – 6/20/06

6/13/2006 - Tuesday – 6/13/06

6/6/2006 - Tuesday – 6/6/06

May 2006

5/30/2006 - Tuesday – 5/30/06

5/23/2006 - Tuesday – 5/23/06

5/16/2006 - Tuesday – 5/16/06

5/9/2006 - Tuesday – 5/9/06

5/2/2006 - Tuesday – 5/2/06

April 2006

4/25/2006 - Tuesday – 4/25/06

4/18/2006 - Tuesday – 4/18/06

4/11/2006 - Tuesday – 4/11/06

4/4/2006 - Tuesday – 4/4/06

March 2006

3/28/2006 - Tuesday – 3/28/06

3/21/2006 - Tuesday – 3/21/06

3/14/2006 - Tuesday – 3/14/06

3/7/2006 - Tuesday – 3/7/06

February 2006

2/28/2006 - Tuesday – 2/28/06

2/21/2006 - Tuesday – 2/21/06

2/14/2006 - Tuesday – 2/14/06

2/7/2006 - Tuesday – 2/7/06