What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. They are but trifles, to be sure, but, scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
– Joseph Addison
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
– Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
Teach your child to hold his tongue; he’ll learn fast enough to speak.
– Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.”
– Muhammad Ali
“The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.”
– Arthur C. Clarke
I do the best I know how, the very best I can; and I mean to keep on doing it to the end. If the end brings me out all right, what is said against me will not amount to anything. If the end brings me out all wrong, ten angels swearing I was right would make no difference.
– Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Success is a journey, not a destination.
– Ben Sweetland
“I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; I will not refuse to do something I can do.”
– Helen Keller