gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out."
happy family is but an earlier heaven."
life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than
a life spent doing nothing."
"Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through
which you must see the world."
"Better never than late."
"who can, does. He who cannot, teaches."
The more difficulties one has to encounter, within and without, the more
significant and the higher in inspiration his life will be.
Clement of Alexandra
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
“If you want
the rainbow, you've got to put up with the rain.”
“Each has his
past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his
friends can only read the title.”
"Try not to become a
man of success but a man of value."
best successes come after their disappointments."
write me down in history with hateful, twisted lies, you can tread me in
this very dirt, but still, like dust, I'll rise.”
“It is this
belief in a power larger than myself and other
than myself, which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the
“You never lose
by loving. You always lose by holding back.”
times always create opportunities for you to experience more love in your
“If you aren't
good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone,
since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you
aren't even giving to yourself. “
“In order to
experience everyday spirituality, we need to remember that we are spiritual
beings spending some time in a human body. “
kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the
one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.
not a noun; it's a verb. It isn't something you get. It's something you do.
It's the way you love your partner every day.
what age you are, or what your circumstances might be, you are special, and
you still have something unique to offer. Your life, because of who you
are, has meaning.
“No one is in
control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change
anything about yourself or your life that you want to change. “
your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you
receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer. “
anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of
loving in the present. “