Sometimes it is more important to discover
what one cannot do,
than what one can do.
~ Lin Yutang ~
People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes.
~ Abigail Van Buren ~
If Heaven made him, earth can find some use for him.
~ Chinese proverb ~
This above all: to thine own self be true.
~ William Shakespeare ~
Man has no nobler function than to defend the truth.
~ Mahalia Jackson ~
If you do not express your own original ideas,
if you do not listen to your own being,
you will have betrayed yourself.
~ Rollo May ~
The more one does and sees and feels,
the more one is able to do,
and the more genuine may be one’s own appreciation
of fundamental things like home,
and love, and understanding companionship.
~ Amelia Earhart ~
Loyalty to a petrified opinion
never yet broke a chain
or freed a human soul.
~ Mark Twain ~
Change is the law of life.
~ John F. Kennedy ~
DaVinci’s Vitruvian Man
Before you begin a thing, remind yourself
that difficulties and delays
quite impossible to foresee lie ahead.
…You can only see one thing clearly,
and that is your goal.
Form a mental vision of that
and cling to it through thick and thin.
~ Kathleen Norris ~
We must have hope or starve to death.
~ Pearl S. Buck ~