We don’t receive wisdom;
we must discover it for ourselves
after a journey that no one else
can take for us or spare us.
~ Marcel Proust ~
We turn not older with years, but newer every day.
~ Emily Dickinson ~
Life isn’t about finding yourself.
Life is about creating yourself.
~ George Bernard Shaw ~
You must learn to be still in the midst of activity
and to be vibrantly alive in repose.
~ Indira Gandhi ~
Having someplace to go is home,
having someone to love is family,
having both is a blessing.
~ Happy Thanksgiving ~
It is a wholesome and necessary thing
for us to turn again to the earth
and in the contemplation of her beauties
to know of wonder and humility.
~ Rachel Carson ~
Lift up your hearts.
Each new hour holds new chances
for new beginnings.
~ Maya Angelou ~
You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt ~
Do not pray for easy lives; pray to be stronger men.
~ John F. Kennedy ~
Beauty is whatever gives you joy.
~ Edna St. Vincent Millay ~
Laughter is the sun that drives winter
from the human face.
~ Victor Hugo ~
There is just one life for each of us: our own.
~ Euripides ~
Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.
~ Theodore Roethke ~
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
~ Lao-Tzu ~
Keep a green tree in your heart
and perhaps a singing bird will come.
~ Chinese Proverb ~
The best thing about the future
is that it comes only one day at a time.
~ Abraham Lincoln ~
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist
but the ability to start over.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald ~
A good friend is a connection to life,
a tie to the past,
a road to the future,
the key to sanity
in a totally insane world.
~ Lois Wyse ~
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
~ Confucius ~
Greater love has no one than this:
to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
~ John 15:13 ~