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Max Kukoy, Website Developer

WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT

Max Kukoy has been a Washington, DC based freelance web developer/designer since 2000. Max earned his master’s degree in environmental science from the University of Oklahoma in 1993, then started working in public health and environmental policy at Washington, DC based non-profits. After a few years of policy work, he started working on his organizations web site, eventually deciding to start working as a freelancer under the name maxwebworks.

Sites range from simple database-driven sites, to ones with e-commerce capability. Max uses widely used and supported open source software applications to build web sites. He believes the site should be easy for the client to use and maintain and emphasizes building accessible web sites.

For more, view Max’s website www.maxwebworks.com.

To follow, without halt, one aim: There’s the secret of success.”

– Anna Pavlova

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.”

– Winston Churchill

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

– Leonardo da Vinci

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.”

– Henry Miller

Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.”

– Thomas Carlyle

A man who strikes first admits that his ideas have given out.”

– Chinese Proverb

Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!”

– Andrew Carnegie

We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.”

– Winston Churchill

Our deepest wishes are whispers of our authentic selves. We must learn to respect them. We must learn to listen.”

– Sarah Ban Breathnach

Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!”

– Andrew Carnegie

If you think you are too small to make a difference, try going to sleep with a mosquito in your room.”

– A wisdomism

If you want to be busy, keep trying to be perfect. If you want to be happy, focus on making a difference.”

– Lisa Earle McLeod

Education is an admirable thing to have, but it is well to remember that nothing worth knowing can be taught.”

– Oscar Wilde

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

– Dalai Lama

Why am I whispering when I have something to say?”

– Eve Ensler

We are not meant to resolve all contradictions, but to live with them and rise above them.”

– William Blake

Nothing is a mistake. There’s no win and no fail. There’s only make.”

– Corita Kent

It is possible to fail in many ways…while to succeed is possible only in one way.”

– Aristotle

Your own words are the bricks and mortar
of the dreams you want to realize.
 The words you choose and their use establish the life you experience.”

– Sonia Croquette

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.”

– Carl Rogers

Inspiration and genius — one and the same.”

– Victor Hugo

The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly entitled.”

– Andrew Carnegie

A lot of people have ideas, but few decide to do something about them now. Not next week. But today.”

– Nolan Bushnell, founder, Atari

There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.”

– Leonard Cohen

The great use of life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.”

– William James

Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid.”

– Basil King

We are perfectionists. We are hungry to work all the time. We are entertained by every aspect of business and we never want to stop working.”

– Suzy Welch

‎The biggest flaw in our existing theory of capitalism lies in its misrepresentation of human nature.”

– Muhammad Yunus

The only way to compel men to speak good of us is to do it.”

– Voltaire

The mind is everything. What you think, you become.”

– Buddha

A man without a smiling face
 should not open a shop.”

– Chinese Proverb

‎Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.”

– Booker T. Washington

You must have chaos within you, to create a dancing star.”

– Frederic Nietzsche

We are all of us born with a letter inside us, and that only if we are true to ourselves, may we be allowed to read it before we die.”

– Douglas Coupland

By your stumbling the world is perfected.”

– Sri Aurobindo

Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.”

– Edgar W. Howe

The goal of Life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with nature.”

– Joseph Cambell

We never know how high we are
 till we are called to rise;
 And then, if we are true to plan,
 Our statures touch the skies.”

– Emily Dickinson

Who cares if my glass is half empty or half full; I still have something to drink.”

– Optimism rules

Whosoever knows how to fight well is not angry. Whosoever knows how to conquer enemies does not fight them.”

– Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching

Find somebody to be successful for. Raise their hopes. Think of their needs.”

– Barack Obama

Entrepreneurs willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets.”

– Victor Kiam

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do.
 Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.”

– Ella Fitzgerald

Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very unfortunate that it comes early.”

– Anthony Trollope

The journey is the reward.”

– Greg Norman

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do not say, ‘why were the former days better than these,’ for it is not from wisdom that you ask this.”

– Ecclesiastes, 7:10

How do you stay resilient? It’s about momentum. Like riding a bicycle. If you stop you fall over. So I keep pedaling.”

– Diane Lane

History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.”

– John F. Kennedy

I will pay more for the ability to deal with people than any other ability under the sun.”

– John D. Rockefeller

    Articles by Max Kukoy