It does not require many words to speak the truth.
~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce ~
There is no passion to be found playing small –
in settling for a life that is less than
the one you are capable of living.
~ Nelson Mandela ~
You can only lose something that you have,
you cannot lose something that you are.
~ Eckhart Tolle ~
What is the point of being alive
if you don’t at least try
to do something remarkable?
~ John Green ~
You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr. ~
This time like all times is a very good one
if we but know what to do with it.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~
If you have built castles in the air,
your work need not be lost.
That is where they should be.
Now put the foundation under them.
~ Henry David Thoreau ~
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way,
ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past
or a pioneer of the future.
~ Deepak Chopra ~
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
~ James Allen ~
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal.
Live this day as if it were your last.
The past is over and gone.
The future is not guaranteed.
~ Wayne Dyer ~
All endings are also beginnings.
We just don’t know it at the time.
~ Mitch Albom ~
The greatest good you can do for another
is not just to share your riches
but to reveal to him his own.
~ Benjamin Disraeli ~
What would you do if you weren’t afraid?
~ Spencer Johnson ~
Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something,
loves something, and has lost something.
~ Proverb ~
May we join hands around the dinner table,
To pray for the strength and patience to love one another.
May our circle grow with every birth and union,
Into a community united by love, rather than blood.
May every hardship make our circle stronger.
May it teach us that whenever we reach out in need,
Our hands will always be clasped in the palms of others.
~ Taz Tagore ~
The key question to keep asking is,
are you spending your time on the right things?
Because time is all you have.
~ Randy Pausch ~
When everything seems to be going against you,
remember that the airplane takes off against the wind,
not with it.
~ Henry Ford ~
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
~ Mark Twain ~
It’s never too late to be what you might have been.
~ George Elliot ~
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time;
it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
~ Sydney J. Harris ~