…Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight…
~ Francis Scott Key ~
You can make more friends in two months
by becoming more interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get people interested in you.
~ Dale Carnegie ~
You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
~ Kahlil Gibran ~
There is no happiness
in having or in getting,
but only in giving.
~ Henry Drummond ~
Nothing is ever lost by courtesy.
It is the cheapest of pleasures,
costs nothing and conveys much.
It pleases him who gives and receives
and thus, like mercy, is twice blessed.
~ Erastus Wiman ~
To look up and not down,
to look forward and not back,
to look out and not in,
and to lend a hand.
~ Edward Everett Hale ~
Once a word has been allowed to escape,
it cannot be recalled.
~ Horace ~
Do all the good you can,
by all the means you can,
in all the ways you can,
in all the places you can,
at all the times you can,
to all the people you can,
as long as ever you can.
~ John Wesley ~
Two things fill the mind with ever increasing wonder and awe…
the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.
~ Immanuel Kant ~
Find a need and fill it.
~ Ruth Stafford Peale ~
Act as if it were impossible to fail.
~ Dorothea Brande ~
One can never consent to creep
when one feels an impulse to soar.
~ Helen Keller ~
The thing always happens that you really believe in;
and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
~ Frank Lloyd Wright ~
Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice.
It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
~ William Jennings Bryan ~
Freedom isn’t free.
Every production of genius
must be the production of enthusiasm.
~ Benjamin Disraeli ~
Be ashamed to die until you have won
some victory for humanity.
~ Horace Mann ~
Our grand business in life is not to see
what lies dimly at a distance,
but to do what lies clearly at hand.
~ Thomas Carlyle ~
The great man is he who does not lose his child’s heart.
~ Mencius ~
Truth has no special time of its own.
Its hour is now — always.
~ Albert Schweitzer ~