God provides the wind, but man must raise the sails.
~ Augustine of Hippo ~
…All is a miracle.
The stupendous order of nature,
the revolution of a hundred million worlds
around a million stars,
the activity of light,
the life of all animals,
all are grand and perpetual miracles.
~ Voltaire ~
When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
~ Franklin D. Roosevelt ~
Your descendants shall gather your fruits.
~ Virgil ~
There are people that want to be everywhere at once,
and they get nowhere.
~ Carl Sandburg ~
The only way to discover the limits of the possible
is to go beyond them to the impossible.
~ Arthur C. Clarke ~
Every great dream begins with a dreamer.
you have within you the strength,
the patience, and the passion
to reach for the stars
to change the world.
~ Harriet Tubman ~
If you will think about what you ought to do for other people,
your character will take care of itself.
~ Woodrow Wilson ~
Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
~ Earl of Chesterfield ~
You have to expect things of yourself
before you can do them.
~ Michael Jordan ~
The greatest pleasure I know is to
do a good action by stealth,
and to have it found out by accident.
~ Charles Lamb ~
A friend is one who walks in when others walk out.
~ Walter Winchell ~
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
To keep our faces toward change
and behave like free spirits
in the presence of fate
is strength undefeatable.
~ Helen Keller ~
There is no shame in not knowing…
the shame lies in not finding out.
~ Russian Proverb ~
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
~ Alan Kay ~
Fall down seven times, get up eight.
~ Japanese Proverb ~
In the end,
it’s not the years in your life that count.
It’s the life in your years.
~ Abraham Lincoln ~
Man is born to live, not to prepare for life.
~ Boris Pasternak ~
Joy is a net of love.
~ Blessed Mother Teresa ~
Behold the turtle.
He makes progress
only when he sticks
his neck out.
~ James Bryant Conant ~