Great works are performed
not by strength,
~ Samuel Johnson ~
In the book of life, the answers aren’t in the back.
~ Charles Schulz ~
You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
~ Indira Gandhi ~
A pessimist is one who makes
difficulties of his opportunities
and an optimist is one who makes
opportunities of his difficulties.
~ Harry S. Truman ~
If you let people follow their feelings,
they will be able to do good.
This is what is meant by saying
that human nature is good.
~ Menclus ~
When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people;
as I grow older, I admire kind people.
~ Abraham Joshua Heschel ~
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt ~
The key to immortality is first living
a life worth remembering.
~ Augustine of Hippo ~
A good garden may have some weeds.
~ Thomas Fuller ~
Forgiveness is the fragrance
the violet sheds on the heel
that has crushed it.
~ Mark Twain ~
Give what you have.
To some it may be better
than you dare think.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~
Let your anger set with the sun
and not rise again with it.
~ Irish proverb ~
Life is to be fortified by many friendships.
To love and be loved
is the greatest happiness of existence.
~ Aesop ~
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
~ Henry Ford ~
Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.
~ Ovid ~
O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave.
~ Francis Scott Key ~
Humor is not a trick, not jokes.
Humor is a presence in the world —
like grace —
and shines on everybody.
~ Garrison Keillor ~
No man has a good enough memory
to be a successful liar.
~ Abraham Lincoln ~
We know what we are,
but not what we may be.
~ William Shakespeare ~