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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.

I’ve come to confirm that one’s title, even that of president, says little about how well one’s life has been led. No matter how much you’ve done, or how successful you’ve been, there’s always more to do, to learn, and to achieve.”

– Barack Obama

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

My job is my hobby. I come to work to play.”

– Uli Becker, president, Reebok International

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

– Chinese Proverb

You take your life in your own hands, and what happens?
 A terrible thing: no one to blame.”

– Erica Jong

To find what you seek in the road of life, leave no stone unturned.”

– Edward Bulwer Lytton

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

– Frederic Nietzsche

If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more.
 If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

– Oprah Winfrey

A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.”

– Albert Schweitzer

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

– Buddha

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”

– Albert Einstein

That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”

– Friedrich Nietzsche

That which grows fast withers as rapidly; that which grows slowly endures.”

– J.G. Holland, novelist

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

– Leonardo da Vinci

But all the while I was alone, the past was close behind, I seen a lot of women, but she never escaped my mind, and I just grew, tangled up in blue.”

– Bob Dylan

Spend the afternoon. You can’t take it with you.”

– Annie Dillard

The journey is the reward.”

– Greg Norman

Do one thing every day that scares you.”

– Eleanor Roosevelt

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

– Edgar W. Howe

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

– John Quincy Adams

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

– Nelson Mandela

Change is a math formula. Change happens when the cost of the status quo is greater than the risk of change.”

– Alan Webber, author, "Rules of Thumb"

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?”

– Magical

Inspiration and genius — one and the same.”

– Victor Hugo

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

– Dalai Lama

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”

– T.S. Eliot

No matter how difficult and painful it may be, nothing sounds as good to the soul as the truth.”

– Martha Beck, from "Leaving the Saints"

The quality of your life is directly related to the amount of uncertainty you can comfortably live with.”

– Tony Robbins

As your desire is, so is your will. As your will is, so is your deed. As your deed is, so is your destiny.”

– Brihadaranyaka Upanishad

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.”

– Bob Dylan

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

– Winston Churchill

Don’t follow your dreams. Chase them.”

– Richard Dumb

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.”

– Charles R. Swindoll

It is to no purpose to turn away from the real nature of the affair because the honor of its elements excites repugnance.

– Carl von Clausewitz, On War

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise.”

– Robert Fritz

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

– William Blake

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

Speaking more than one language is no longer just an asset in today’s job market; it is a requirement.”

– Tom Adams, CEO, Rosetta Stone

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.”

– Joseph Addison

Are you willing to help other people succeed even when it’s not a requirement of your job to be of assistance?”

– Steven Schussler

If you were independently wealthy and never had to work a day in your life, would you still choose to spend your time attempting to become a successful entrepreneur?”

– Steven Schussler

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.”

– Nolan Bushnell, founder, Chuck E. Cheese's

Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences.”

– J.K. Rowling

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

– William James

When you are asked if you can do a job, tell ‘em, ‘Certainly I can!’ Then get busy and find out how to do it.”

– Theodore Roosevelt

The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.”

– Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., U.S. Supreme Court justice

If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.”

– Thomas Edison

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

– Voltaire

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

– Ecclesiastes, 7:10

Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.”

– Eckhart Tolle

    Articles by Max Kukoy