If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
– Henry Ford
Doubt whom you will, but never yourself.
– Christian Nestell Bovee, 1820 – 1904
He is a man of sense who does not grieve for what he has not, but rejoices in what he has.
– Epictetus (55-135 AD)
Now is the time for all good men to come to.
– Walt Kelly (1913-1973)
Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs they failed to take up the challenge of life.
– Arnold Bennett (1867-1931)
A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
– Mignon McLaughlin
Hold a true friend with both hands
– Nigerian Proverb
We must use time creatively — and forever realize that the time is always hope to do great things.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
– Walt Disney
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.
– Alan Keightley
It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
– Hermann Hesse (1887-1962)
The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.
– Ivy Baker Priest
“I love making friends…. it’s people I can’t stand!”
When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death: ourselves.
– Eda LeShan
The more sand has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
– Richter (1763-1825)
A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
– John Barrymore
“You may not remember what you said to someone yesterday, but the one you said it to may remember it for a lifetime.”
“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.”
– Anne Bradstreet
Love may make the world go round, but it’s laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy
– Donald Zochert