The question is not what a man can scorn,
or disparage, or find fault with,
but what he can love, and value, and appreciate.
~ John Ruskin ~
Look up and not down,
look forward and not back,
look out and not in, and
lend a hand!
~ Edward Everett Hale ~
Why not go out on a limb?
Isn’t that where the fruit is?
~ Frank Scully ~
We cannot live only for ourselves.
A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men;
and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads,
our actions run as causes,
and they come back to us as effects.
~ Herman Melville ~
There is just one way to bring up a child
in the way he should go,
and that is to travel that way yourself.
~ Abraham Lincoln ~
Reputation is what men and women think of us;
character is what God and the angels know of us.
~ Thomas Paine ~
Character is what you are in the dark.
~ Dwight L. Moody ~
It is not what he has,
nor even what he does,
which directly expresses
the worth of a man,
but what he is.
~ Henri Frederic Amiel ~
We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand…
and melting like a snowflake.
Let us use it before it is too late.
~ Marie Edith Beynon ~
The world will never starve for want of wonders.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton ~
Some men see things as they are and say why;
I dream things that never were and say, why not?
~ Robert F. Kennedy ~