Value yourself more.
~ Oprah Winfrey ~
When you come right down to it,
the secret of having it all is loving it all.
~ Joyce Brothers ~
This is my simple religion.
There is no need for temples;
no need for complicated philosophy.
Our own brain, our own heart is our temple;
the philosophy is kindness.
~ His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama ~
To free us from the expectations of others,
to give us back to ourselves —
there lies the great,
the singular power
~ Joan Didion ~
Each one of us matters, has a role to play,
and makes a difference.
Each one of us must take responsibility for our own lives,
and above all,
show respect and love for living things around us,
especially each other.
~ Jane Goodall ~
What I want is so simple
I almost can’t say it:
~ Barbara Kingsolver ~
If it is not right, do not do it;
if it is not true, do not say it.
~ Marcus Aurelius ~
In the night of death
hope sees a star
love can hear
the rustle of a wing.
~ Robert Ingersoll ~
If wrinkles must be written upon our brows,
let them not be written upon the heart.
The spirit should not grow old.
~ James A. Garfield ~
For of all sad words of tongues or pen
the saddest are these: It might have been.
~ John Greenleaf Whittier ~
The heart has reasons which the reason cannot understand.
~ Blaise Pascal ~
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr. ~
Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
~ Malcolm S. Forbes ~
Unfortunately, many Americans live on the outskirts of hope —
some because of their poverty,
some because of their color,
and all too many because of both.
Our task is to help replace their despair with opportunity.
~ Lyndon Baines Johnson ~
Blessed are the peacemakers.
~ Matthew 5:9 ~
If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat;
and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink.
~ Proverbs 25:21 ~
Diseases can be our spiritual flat tires —
disruptions in our lives that seem to be disasters
at the time but end by redirecting
our lives in a meaningful way.
~ Bernie S. Siegel, MD ~
In times like these, it helps to recall
that there have always been times like these.
~ Paul Harvey ~
The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.
~ Sophocles ~