The whole problem with the world
is that fools and fanatics
are always so certain of themselves,
and wiser people so full of doubts.
~ Bertrand Russell ~
If you want peace, don’t talk to your friends.
Talk to your enemies.
~ Desmond Tutu ~
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
~ C.S. Lewis ~
You don’t get to choose
how you’re going to die or when.
You can only decide how
you’re going to live now.
~ Joan Baez ~
Gratitude makes sense of our past,
brings peace for today,
and creates a vision for tomorrow.
~ Melody Beattie ~
For small creatures such as we,
the vastness is bearable only through love.
~ Carl Sagan ~
Believe you can and you’re halfway there.
~ Theodore Roosevelt ~
In the will of man there is a power of longing
which turns the mist in ourselves into sun.
~ Kahlil Gibran ~
Act as if what you do makes a difference.
~ William James ~
When you have got an elephant by the hind legs
and he is trying to run away,
it is best to let him run.
~ Abraham Lincoln ~
If it is not right, do not do it;
if it is not true, do not say it.
~ Marcus Aurelius ~
If there is any peace
it will come through being,
~ Henry Miller ~
If you don’t like something, change it.
If you can’t change it, change your attitude.
~ Maya Angelou ~
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe,
it can achieve.
~ Napoleon Hill ~
Talent is God-given. Be humble.
Fame is man-given. Be grateful.
Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
~ John Wooden ~
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery
by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
~ Marcus Cicero ~
I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts,
then there is no hurt, but only more love.
~ Saint Teresa of Calcutta ~
Surround yourself with only people
who are going to lift you higher.
~ Oprah Winfrey ~
The meaning of life is to find your gift;
the purpose of life is to give it away.
~ Joy J. Golliver ~
One resolution I have made,
and try always to keep, is this:
‘To rise above little things.’
~ John Burroughs ~