You don’t live in a world all your own.
Your brothers are here, too.
~ Albert Schweitzer ~
He that is discontented in one place
will seldom be happy in another.
~ Aesop ~
He who is contented is rich.
~ Lao-Tzu ~
God brings men into deep waters
not to drown them,
but to cleanse them.
~ Aughey ~
Anger is a killing thing:
it kills the man who angers,
for each rage leaves him less
than he had been before —
it takes something from him.
~ Louis L’Amour ~
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
~ Reinhold Niebuhr ~
There are no conditions to which a man
cannot become accustomed.
~ Leo Tolstoy ~
One cannot get through life without pain…
What we can do is choose how to use the pain
life presents to us.
~ Bernie S. Siegel, MD ~
Happiness is mostly a by-product
of doing what makes us feel fulfilled.
~ Dr. Benjamin Spock ~
He is happiest, be he king or peasant,
who finds peace in his home.
~ Johann von Goethe ~
Only truth and transparency can guarantee freedom.
~ John McCain ~
We turn not older with years, but newer every day.
~ Emily Dickinson ~
Man needs so little…
yet he begins wanting so much.
~ Louis L’Amour ~
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
~ Henry Ward Beecher ~
May the sun bring you new energy by day,
May the moon softly restore you by night,
May the rain wash away your worries,
May the breeze blow new strength into your being,
May you walk gently through the world
and know its beauty all the days of your life.
~ Apache Blessing ~
In matters of style…swim with the current;
in matters of principle…stand like a rock.
~ Thomas Jefferson ~
There are two primary choices in life:
to accept conditions as they exist,
or to accept the responsibility for changing them.
~ Denis Waitley ~
May I and all beings be free from pain and sorrow.
May I and all beings be held in compassion.
May I and all beings be reconciled.
May I and all beings be at peace.
~ Jack Kornfield ~
Happiness is a butterfly which,
when pursued, is always beyond our grasp,
but, if you will sit down quietly,
may alight upon you.
~ Nathaniel Hawthorne ~
Everyone, without exception, is searching for happiness.
~ Blaise Pascal ~