23 Quotes for Sweetest Day

Happy Sweetest Day everyone! Are you looking for something extra special to say on this holiday? Whether you need to write something on a card or want to add to your social media posts, check out the following quotes for Sweetest Day.

Quotes for Wishing Someone a Happy Sweetest Day

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  1. “The best portion of a good man’s life – his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.” – William Wordsworth
  2. Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.” — Seneca
  3. “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” ― Elbert Hubbard
  4. “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you…I could walk through my garden forever.” ― Alfred Tennyson
  5. “Just when you think it can’t get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can’t get any better, it can.” ― Nicholas Sparks
  6. “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” –  Mark Twain
  7. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― Lao Tzu
  8. “Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.” ― Joan Crawford
  9. “I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.” — Maya Angelou
  10. “Chocolate is the answer. Who cares what the question is.”  – Author unknown
  11. “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” -Dr. Seuss
  12. “Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” ― Oscar Wilde
  13. “I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.
  14. “Open your heart – open it wide; someone is standing outside.” -Mary Engelbreit
  15. “My thoughts are free to go anywhere, but it’s surprising how often they head in your direction.”  – Author Unknown
  16. “Friends are kisses blown to us by angels.” – Author unknown
  17. “You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. -Ralph Waldo Emerson”
  18. “A hug is a great gift – one size fits all, and it’s easy to exchange.” -Author Unknown
  19. “Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.” ― Zelda Fitzgerald
  20. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough is love.” ― Henry Miller
  21. “I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.
  22. “We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” ― Orson Welles
  23. “There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections.” ― John Lennon

Enjoy your day!

35 Quotes for Halloween

It’s Halloween time! Are you sending out cards and want to add a Halloween quote? Or do you need a quote for your Halloween bulletin board? Check out the following list of 35 quotes for Halloween.

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  1. “There is something haunting in the light of the moon.” Joseph Conrad
  2. “Halloween is not only about putting on a costume, but it’s about finding the imagination and costume within ourselves.” Elvis Duran
  3. “Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain.” J.K Rowling
  4. “When the witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers ’tis near Halloween.” Unknown
  5. “Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night.” Steve Almond
  6. “On Halloween, witches come true; wild ghosts escape from dreams. Each monster dances in the park.” Nicholas Gordan
  7. “I love Halloween, and I love that feeling: the cold air, the spooky dangers lurking around the corner.” Evan Peters
  8. “During the day, I don’t believe in ghosts. At night, I’m a little more open-minded.” Unknown
  9. “There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.” Mary Shelley, Frankenstein
  10. “Halloween wraps fear in innocence, as though it were a slightly sour sweet. Let terror, then, be turned into a treat …” Nicholas Gordon
  11. “Shadows mutter, mist replies; darkness purrs as midnight sighs.” Rusty Fischer
  12. “Magic is really very simple; all you’ve got to do is want something and then let yourself have it.” Aggie Cromwell, Halloweentown
  13. “Sticky fingers, tired feet; one last house, trick or treat!” Rusty Fischer
  14. “Where there is no imagination there is no horror.” Arthur Conan Doyle
  15. “October was always the least dependable of months … full of ghosts and shadows.” Joy Fielding
  16. “When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween.” Unknown
  17. “Everything seemed cut from soft black velvet or gold or orange velvet. Smoke panted up out of a thousand chimneys like the plumes of funeral parades. From kitchen windows drifted two pumpkin smells: gourds being cut, pies being baked.” Ray Bradbury
  18. “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.” William Shakespeare
  19. “Each year, the Great Pumpkin rises out of the pumpkin patch that he thinks is the most sincere.” Charles M. Schulz, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”
  20. “Oh how the candles will be lit and the wood of worm burn in a fiery dust. For on all Hallows Eve will the spirits come to play, and only the fruit of thy womb will satisfy their endless roaming.” Solange Nicole
  21. “It’s as much fun to scare as to be scared.” Vincent Price
  22. “Darkness falls across the land, The Midnight Hour is close at hand.” Rodney Lynn Temperton
  23. “It is impossible to say how first the idea entered my brain; but once conceived, it haunted me day and night.” Edgar Allan Poe
  24. “Listen to them—the children of the night. What music they make!” Bram Stoker
  25. “Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story.” Mason Cooley, American Aphorist
  26. “Not every witch lives in Salem.” Unknown
  27. “I would die for her. I would kill for her. Either way, what bliss.” Gomez, The Addams Family
  28.  “Believe nothing you hear, and only one half that you see.” Edgar Allan Poe
  29. “Villainy wears many masks, none so dangerous as the mask of virtue.” Ichabod Crane, Sleepy Hollow
  30. “Halloween is an opportunity to be really creative.” Judy Gold
  31. “I’m a witch every day. Not just for Halloween.” Unknown
  32. “Hocus pocus. Time to focus.” Unknown
  33. “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself… and spiders.” Unknown
  34. “Werewolves howl. Phantoms prowl. Halloween’s upon us now.” Richelle E. Goodrich
  35. “Witch and ghost make merry on this last of dear October days.” Unknown

Journal Prompts for Halloween

Are you keeping a journal? Do you want extra Halloween-themed journal prompts? Check out the following Halloween writing prompts to add to your October journal entries.  

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  1. What does Halloween mean to you?
  2. What is your first memory of Halloween?
  3. What was your favorite childhood Halloween costume?
  4. What is your favorite Halloween costume as an adult?
  5. What is the scariest Halloween decoration that you have viewed? Why did the decoration scare you?
  6. My favorite Halloween activity as a child was _________________.
  7. My favorite Halloween activity as an adult is ___________________.
  8. Write a poem about a pumpkin.
  9. If on Halloween night, you could fly a magic broom stick, where would you go? Why?
  10. Did your school have Halloween parties? Did you dress up? Go on a parade route?
  11. What is your favorite family Halloween activity?
  12. Do you visit haunted houses, corn mazes, or other types of themed event for Halloween? Do you go your family or friends?
  13. What Halloween themed event is your favorite? Go into details.
  14. Did you go trick or treating as a child? Where did you go? Who did you usually go with?
  15. Did you carve or paint pumpkins as part of Halloween as a child? Where did you get your pumpkins?
  16. Are you carving or painting pumpkins this Halloween? Where did you get your pumpkins?
  17. Did you visit pumpkin patches as a child to find the perfect pumpkin? What do you remember the most about this activity?
  18. What is your favorite Halloween candy? Why is this special?
  19. Who is your favorite Halloween character? Write a letter describing why.
  20. What makes Halloween spooky?
  21. Write a paragraph about a pumpkin, scarecrow, and a werewolf.
  22. Are you hosting a Halloween party this year? Why or why not?
  23. What was the last Halloween party you attended? Describe the event.
  24. What Halloween traditions do you practice?

Have fun! Happy Halloween!

31 Journal Writing Prompts for October

Are you looking forward to October? Chilly evenings are a perfect time to write in your journal. Whether you are just beginning or have been writing in a journal for years, check out the following journal writing prompts for October.

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  1. How did September go for you, your family, friends, co-workers, school, community, etc.?
  2. What are you hoping to achieve this month?
  3. Are you still experiencing the effects of the pandemic in your area?
  4. Are you religious? How would you describe your spirituality?
  5. List 5 skills you want to learn in your lifetime. What steps are you taking to learn these new skills?
  6. Free write for a minimum of 10 minutes or longer.
  7. Close your eyes. Count to 5. Look to your right. Open your eyes. Write about the first object you see.
  8. When you visualize the future, what do you see for yourself, family friends, work, etc.?
  9. What are your top priorities in your life right now? Why?
  10. Write a letter to your future self.
  11.  Describe your life in 10 words. Why did you pick those words?
  12. Do you believe you are a good friend? Why?
  13. How do you cope with stressful situations?
  14. Describe your day in detail.
  15. The best part of today was ________.
  16. The worst part of today was ___________.
  17. Write a personal manifesto for living a fulfilled life.
  18. What is your main worry or fear that always seems to stay with you? What steps are you taking to ease this situation?
  19. Who is your oldest friend? How did you meet? How come you have been friends this long?
  20. If you decide to write a book, what genre would you pick? Why?
  21. Write a review of your favorite restaurant, book, or movie.
  22. My favorite fall activity is________.
  23. Describe a past role model who made an impact on your life.
  24. Describe a current role model.
  25. What kind of business or organization would you like to start? What is holding you back?
  26. If you could live inside of any novel, what storyline would you pick? Why?
  27. What do you believe is lacking from your life right now? What can you do to change it?
  28. Are you looking forward to the upcoming holiday season? Why or why not?
  29. What do you hope to accomplish in the remaining months of 2021?
  30. List the highs and lows for the month.
  31. Happy Halloween! Describe your day.

20 Motivational Quotes for Monday

It’s Monday again! Where did the weekend go? Are you looking for some inspiration to start your work week?  Keep reading. Here is a list of motional quotes for Monday.

  1. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”– Thomas A. Edison
  2. “Mondays are tough only for those people, who don’t know how to spend them cheerfully. Get up and have fun today!”-Unknown
  3. “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”– Albert Einstein
  4. “Hey, I know it’s Monday. But it’s also a new day and a new week. And in that lies a new opportunity for something special to happen.”- Michael Ely
  5. “Money and success don’t change people; they merely amplify what is already there.” – Will Smith
  6. “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”– Babe Ruth
  7. “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  8. “Mondays are the start of the work week which offer new beginnings 52 times a year!”- David Dweck
  9. “Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see further.” —Thomas Carlyle
  10. “It’s Monday. Get a new perspective. Whatever obstacle you’re facing—it’s not permanent.”-Unknown
  11. “This should be the spirit every Monday. Know that something good will always happen.”- Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
  12. “I learned this, at least, by my experiment; that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” —Henry David Thoreau
  13. “Your Monday morning thoughts set the tone for your whole week. See yourself getting stronger, and living a fulfilling, happier and healthier life.”-Germany Kent
  14. “Candy is nature’s way of making up for Mondays.”- Rebecca Gober
  15. “This is your Monday morning reminder that you can handle whatever this week throws at you.”-Unknown
  16. “The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.” —Tricia Cunningham
  17. “When someone tells me ‘no,’ it doesn’t mean I can’t do it, it simply means I can’t do it with them.” —Karen E. Quinones Miller
  18. “I really need a day in between Sunday and Monday.”-Unknown
  19. “Live today. Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. Just today. Inhabit your moments. Don’t rent them out to tomorrow.”-Jerry Spinelli
  20. “Build your own dreams or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” —Farrah Gray

Have a wonderful week!

Journal Writing Prompts for September

Are you ready for September? The month starts with Labor Day, ushers in Autumn, and cooler weather. Fall is a great time to snuggle under your fuzzy blanket and write in your journal. If you need inspiration, check out the following journal writing prompts for September.

30 Journal Writing Prompts for September

  1. How did August go for you, your family, friends, community, etc.?
  2. What are you goals for September?
  3. How do you feel right now? Be honest!
  4. What makes you feel confident? Why?
  5. What do you believe is your biggest weakness?
  6. Happy Labor Day! How did you spend your holiday?
  7. What would you tell your 16-year-old self about life?
  8. What is your first memory of school?
  9. Did you like school? Why or why not?
  10. What was your favorite subject, sport, or other extracurricular activity?
  11. Who was your favorite teacher? Why did this teacher stand out over the others?
  12. Were your parents involved in your school activities? PTA? Band Boosters? Room parent? Are you involved in your child’s school activities?
  13. Write about first vivid memory of your childhood friend.
  14. What do you feel is lacking from your life? What can you do to change this?
  15. Who is your biggest inspiration right now? Why?
  16. What does success mean to you?
  17. How do you take care of yourself? What self-care activities do you do? Are they helpful?
  18. What made you laugh today?
  19. What were you doing at 2 pm? Provide details.
  20. Free write for 15 minutes.
  21. The best part of summer was ___________________. Go into detail.
  22. First Day of Fall! Did you get outdoors or do anything to celebrate? Write about your day.
  23. What is your fall bucket list?
  24. What is your favorite part of the fall season? Why?
  25. List 5 good thoughts about your day.
  26. What makes you feel completely happy?
  27. What is your favorite guilty pleasure?
  28. What is something you want to try before the end of the year? What is stopping you?
  29. What do you hope to accomplish in the rest of 2021? Make a list.
  30. What are looking forward to doing in October?

Journal Writing Prompts for August

A journal is a way to express your feelings, relive memories, or write out detail plans. Whether you use an inexpensive spiral notebook or a leather-bound journal, putting your most inner thoughts on paper is the main goal. Do you need an incentive to get you started? Check out the following list of journal prompts for August.

  1. How was July for you, your family, your work, or your community? List at least 5 high and low points.
  2. What to you hope to accomplish in August?
  3. If you could be any type of animal (wild or domestic), what would you pick Why?
  4. If given the chance, what advice would you give to today’s youth? Why is this important to you?
  5. What is your personal guilty pleasure?
  6. Describe yourself in 3-5 words. Why did you pick these words?
  7. Use 3-5 words to describe yourself for another person’s point of view. Are they the same as you last entry? Why or why not?
  8. Do you believe you have changed since the beginning of the pandemic? Why?
  9. Describe your biggest weaknesses and strengths. Go into detail.
  10. What are your core values?
  11. How do you define success? What is your biggest success story from the last 6 months? Year? 5 years? Lifetime?
  12. What do you want your next success story to be? What steps are you taking to achieve this goal?
  13. Free write for 10 minutes. Remember to time yourself.
  14. What is on the top of your to-do list before summer ends?
  15. How do you currently feel about your physical health, mental health, and spiritual well-being? What are do you need to work on the most?
  16. What went as planned today?
  17. What hobbies would you like to learn? What is keeping you from trying this activity?
  18. What would you do if you won a large sum of money?
  19. Write a mantra for your life?
  20. Do you believe you have a “calling”? What is it? Why do you think this is right for you?
  21. Look at your phone. Pick your 7th image. Write about the photo. Use detail.
  22. Write about your relationship status. Is this where you want to be? Why or why not?
  23. What motivates you?
  24. What is your to-go place to recharge from the daily grind? Why is this place important to you?
  25. Ask yourself, “What steps do I need to take to be kinder to myself?” Make a list.
  26. What can you do to help in your local community to make the world a better place?
  27. Describe your day from the point of view of a stranger.
  28. What adventure would you like to go on? (Yes, you can use a fictional place.)
  29. What negative areas in your life do you need to re-prioritize?
  30. What are your goals for the rest of the year? Why are they important?
  31. Writer’s Choice

4th of July Quotes

 Independence Day is about honoring our past and celebrating the hopes for the future. As Americans the time has come to push together for a better tomorrow. The use of quotes is inspirational and fun. Are you looking for patriotic sayings or quotes to celebrate the 4th of July?

  1. “America is a tune. It must be sung together.” Gerald Stanley Lee
  2. “Ask not what your country can do for you-ask what you can do for your country.” John F. Kennedy
  3. “Liberty is the breath of life to nations.” George Bernard Shaw
  4. “Let’s not forget why we celebrate 4th of July, it is the day Will Smith saved us from the aliens.” Unknown
  5. “The fact is, with every friendship you make and every bond you establish, you are shaping the image of America projected to the rest of the world.” Michelle Obama
  6. “You cannot separate peace and freedom. Because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” Malcolm X
  7. “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” Abraham Lincoln
  8. “People in power are trying to convince us that the villain in our American story is each other. But that is not our story. That is not who we are. That’s not our America. Our United States of America is not about us versus them. It’s about We the people!” Kamala Harris
  9. “There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.” Bill Clinton
  10. “Laughter is America’s most important export.” Walt Disney
  11. “We, the People, recognize that we have responsibilities as well as rights; that our destinies are bound together; that a freedom which only asks what’s in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals, and those who died in their defense.” Barack Obama
  12. “America has never been united by blood or birth or soil. We are bound by ideals that move us beyond our backgrounds, lift us above our interests and teach us what it means to be citizens.” George W. Bush
  13. “The essence of America — that which really unites us — is not ethnicity, or nationality or religion — it is an idea — and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things. That it doesn’t matter where you came from but where you are going.” Condoleezza Rice
  14. “Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.” Abraham Lincoln

July’s Journal Writing Prompts

Are you ready for July journal prompts?  Look at the following list for inspiration when writing in your journal every day.

  1. How did June go for you, your family, friends, work, and community? Describe your highs and lows for the month?
  2. Describe patriotism.
  3. Did you celebrate the 4th of July as a child? What is your best Independence Day memory?
  4. Happy Independence Day! What did you do to celebrate the holiday?
  5. What are the current pandemic restrictions in your area? Are the guidelines better or worse?
  6. What do you hope to accomplish this month? List 10 items.
  7. Free write for 20 minutes.
  8. Describe your perfect summer day.
  9. What were you doing exactly at 2pm? Describe the moment in detail.
  10.  What activity do you engage for self-care? Why does this activity help you?
  11. Write letters to friends or relatives. The content is entirely up to you. Also, you never have to send the letters. The decision to share the letters is your choice.
  12. Write about your first summer job.
  13. Write about your first summer crush.
  14. Write about your favorite summer childhood memory.
  15. Summer provides me a chance to__________. Fill in the blank but write at least a paragraph on the activity.
  16. Using your five senses. Describe the last time you were at the beach, lake, or poolside.
  17. Go to a summer community event. Afterwards, write a review of the activity.
  18. What do you feel is the most important part of summer? Why?
  19. How does summer affect your personal life, work, family, friends, etc.? Do you spend more or less time together? Why?
  20. Do you remember being 14 on summer break? What was your typical daily life at that age?
  21. What made you laugh today? Why was this moment funny?
  22. Write a review of your favorite summer movie, song, or television series.
  23. Write about your current stressors, anxiety, or fears for the upcoming months.
  24. Write about a recent news report. Why did this story seem important to you?
  25. You just won a major lottery jackpot! What do you do with the winnings? Provide details.
  26. Do you think you make a good first impression? Why?
  27. What do you do on a rainy summer day?
  28. Who is the one person in your life that you can always count on? What makes this person so special?
  29. Christmas in July is a major marketing campaign. Are you already thinking ahead to the holiday season? How do you hope the holiday will go for you?
  30. What do you hope to accomplish in the remaining months of 2021?
  31. What are you looking forward to in August?

Journal Writing Prompts for June

June is here, time for a new set of journal-writing prompts. June brings warmer weather, longer days, Father’s Day and much more. Whether you are just starting or been writing for years, each day is a great time to make entries in your journal.

  1. Happy June 1st. How did last month go for you? List your highs and lows for the month.
  2. What are you hoping to accomplish this month? Make a list, add at least 5 items.
  3. How is the pandemic different this year than 2020? Are you getting out more? Have restrictions been lifted in your area?
  4. What are your hopes for the summer for your personal endeavors, family, work, and other commitments?
  5. Create a summer bucket list.
  6. Free write for 15 minutes.
  7. What time of day do you feel most energized? Are you a morning person or a night owl? Why?
  8. If you could interview any entertainer, who would you pick? Why?
  9. Name public figure who inspires you. Why does this person bring you inspiration?
  10. If you could have a superpower, what would you pick? Why?
  11. How are you feeling today? Describe your mood, energy level, and overall well-being.
  12. Describe your dream garden or home.
  13. Do you like speaking in public? Why?
  14. Flag Day! What does the Flag mean to you?
  15. Write about a funny moment from today. Why did this event amuse you?
  16. List past mistakes that turned out to be turning points in your life.
  17. Do you live your life to please yourself or others? Why do you think this way?
  18. Write down your best qualities.
  19. When was the last time you left your comfort zone? What did you do? How did the activity make you feel?
  20. Happy Father’s Day and Happy 1st Day of Summer! Write about your relationship with your father.
  21. What is your favorite childhood memory of your father?
  22. What is your favorite childhood memory of summer?
  23. What is your favorite summer activity as an adult? Why?
  24. Write about summer. Write ten words to describe summer. Next, elaborate on each word.
  25. Describe a recent challenge. How did you handle the situation? Do you feel the challenge is resolved? Why or why not?
  26. What part of your life is more important right now? Work? Family? Relationship? Why?
  27. If money were no object, what 3 things would you get? Why?
  28. Write about your favorite book. Write a review. Or write an alternate ending to the story.
  29. Are you working on your 2021 goals? How are you handling your tasks? Have you crossed any off your list? Why or why not?
  30. What moment from June 2021 do you want to always remember? Go into details.