Remember always that you have not only
the right to be an individual,
you have an obligation to be one.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt ~
Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.
~ Anne Sexton ~
This is the chief thing:
be not perturbed,
for all things are according to
the nature of the universal.
~ Marcus Aurelius ~
It is wisdom to believe the heart.
~ George Santayana ~
Spend time every day listening
to what your muse is trying to tell you.
~ Saint Bartholomew ~
One faces the future with one’s past.
~ Pearl S. Buck ~
Man does not simply exist,
but always decides what his existence will be,
what he will become in the next moment.
~ Viktor Frankl ~
No matter how far you have gone
on a wrong road, turn back.
~ Turkish proverb ~
We change, whether we like it or not.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
~ Thomas Fuller ~
Let a man in a garret burn with enough intensity,
and he will set fire to the world.
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~
The great man is he who does not lose his childlike heart.
~ Mencius ~
Winning isn’t everything.
Wanting to win is.
~ Catfish Hunter ~
To keep our faces toward change,
and behave like free spirits
in the presence of fate,
is strength undefeatable.
~ Helen Keller ~
He who sows courtesy reaps friendship,
and he who plants kindness gathers love.
~ Saint Basil ~
If we live good lives,
the times are also good.
As we are, such are the times.
~ Saint Augustine ~
The mind is its own place,
and in itself
can make a heaven of hell,
a hell of heaven.
~ John Milton ~
The thing always happens
that you really believe in;
and the belief in a thing
makes it happen.
~ Frank Lloyd Wright ~
Be not afraid of growing slowly;
be afraid only of standing still.
~ Chinese proverb ~
There ain’t no cloud so thick
that the sun ain’t shinin’ on t’other side.
~ Rattlesnake, an 1870s mountain man ~