Wise men don’t need advice.
Fools won’t take it.
~ Benjamin Franklin ~
We are not retreating —
we are advancing in another direction.
~ General Douglas MacArthur ~
A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks.
~ Charles Gordy ~
If you are going through hell, keep going.
~ Sir Winston Churchill ~
In order to keep a true perspective of one’s importance,
everyone should have a dog that will worship him
and a cat that will ignore him.
~ Dereke Bruce ~
If a mistake is not a stepping stone,
it is a mistake.
~ Eli Siegel ~
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
~ Xenocrates ~
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
~ George Washington ~
If you haven’t got any charity in your heart,
you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
~ Bob Hope ~
The mind is like an umbrella —
it only works when it is open.
~ Sir James Jeans ~
A man may die,
nations may rise and fall,
but an idea lives on.
~ John F. Kennedy ~
I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle.
I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.
~ St. Teresa of Calcutta ~
We all look. The lucky find. The wise accept.
~ Nora Roberts ~
We must accept finite disappointment,
but never lose infinite hope.
~ Martin Luther King Jr. ~
In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out.
It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being.
We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
~ Albert Schweitzer ~
There are two ways of spreading light:
to be the candle or the mirror
that reflects it.
~ Edith Wharton ~
If we will be quiet and ready enough,
we shall find compensation
in every disappointment.
~ Henry David Thoreau ~
Remember that sometimes
not getting what you want
is a wonderful stroke of luck.
~ His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama ~
The word ‘happy’ would lose its meaning
if it were not balanced by sadness.
~ Carl Jung ~
This is a good sign, having a broken heart.
It means we have tried for something.
~ Elizabeth Gilbert ~