«It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.»Harry S. Truman

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«My candle burns at both its ends; It will not last the night; But oh, my foes, and oh, my friends -- It gives a lovely light.» — Edna St. Vincent Millay
«There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility. Inside of the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy and a tragedy.» — Mark Twain
«There are two ways to slide easily through life: to believe everything or to doubt everything; both ways save us from thinking.» — Theodore Rubin
«It is so comic to hear oneself called old, even at ninety I suppose!» — Alice James
«In the American metaphysic, reality is always material reality, hard, resistant, unformed, impenetrable, and unpleasant.» — Lionel Trilling
«Middle age is when you've met so many people that every new person you meet reminds you of someone else.» — Ogden Nash
«Great talent finds happiness in execution.» — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
«Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a rational being are trenched on, die on the first inch of your territory.» — Ralph Waldo Emerson
«Good luck is another name for tenacity of purpose.» — Ralph Waldo Emerson
«Is it easy? Usually not. But you don't forgive people for their benefit. You do it for your benefit.» — Andrew Matthews
«With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.» — William Wordsworth
«I can't remember the names of all the clubs we went to.» — Shaquille O'Neal
«Most of us lead far more meaningful lives than we know. Often finding meaning is not about doing things differently; it is about seeing familiar things in new ways.» — Rachel Naomi Remen
«While the fates permit, live happily; life speeds on with hurried step, and with winged days the wheel of the headlong year is turned.» — Lucius Annaeus Seneca
«It's not that some people have willpower and some don't... It's that some people are ready to change and others are not.» — James Gordon
«Remember, goals are stars to steer by, not sticks with which to beat ourselves.» — Barbara Smith
«I am buoyant and expansive and uncontainable--but I always was so, only I never knew it!» — Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
«life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity, & stumble from defeat to defeat.» — Anaïs Nin
«So, yield to His entreaty. Give in to His love and, please, please say to the Savior, “Just hold me. Tighter.» — Don H. Staheli
«The day is always (hers or) his, who works in it with serenity and great aims.» — Ralph Waldo Emerson
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