«There was never proud man thought so absurdly well of himself, as the lover doth of the person loved; and therefore it was well said, That it is impossible to love, and to be wise.»Francis Bacon

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«Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are traveling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind.» — Henri-Frederic Amiel
«Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.» — John Dewey
«Life is "trying things to see if they work."» — Ray Bradbury
«A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.» — Jawaharlal Nehru
«Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.» — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
«"Do-so" is more important than "say-so."» — Pete Seeger
«Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.» — Rita Mae Brown
«The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.» — Edward Gibbon
«A garden is always a series of losses set against a few triumphs, like life itself.» — May Sarton
«The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.» — Ralph Waldo Emerson
«First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.» — Mahatma Gandhi
«You can surrender without a prayer, but never really pray without surrender. You can fight without ever winning, but never ever win without a fight.» — Neil Peart
«Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.» — James Bryant Conant
«How does one become a butterfly? They have to want to learn to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.» — Trina Paulus
«I am overwhelmed by the grace and persistence of my people.» — Maya Angelou
«We had the experience but missed the meaning. And approach to the meaning restores the experience in a different form.» — T.S. Eliot
«A problem is a chance for you to do your best.» — Duke Ellington
«...it (feminism) is mixed up with a muddled idea that women are free when they serve their employers but slaves when they help their husbands.» — G.K. Chesterton
«We are built for the valley, for the ordinary stuff we are in, and that is where we have to prove our mettle.» — Oswald Chambers
«The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want.» — David C. King
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