“So long as thou are ignorant be not ashamed to learn. Ignorance is the greatest of all infirmities, and when justified, the chiefest of all follies”. – Izaak Walton
“Great minds are to make others great. Their superiority is to be used, not to break the multitude to intellectual vassalage, not to establish over them a spiritual tyranny, but to rouse them from lethargy, and to aid them to judge for themselves”. – William Ellery Channing
“Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are”. – John Wooden.
“The man is a success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much who has gained the respect of intelligent men and the love of children who has filled his niche and accomplished his task who leaves the world better than he found it, whether by an improved poppy, a perfect poem, or a rescued soul who never lacked appreciation of earth’s beauty or failed to express it who looked for the best in others and gave the best he had. – Robert Louis Stephenson”. – Robert Louis Stephenson.
“Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart”. – Marcus Aelius Aurelius
“If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it and this you have the power to revoke at any moment”. – Marcus Aelius Aurelius
“We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne”. – Marcus Aelius Aurelius
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind”. – Dr. Seuss
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not”. – Dr. Seuss
“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, And that enables you to laugh at life’s realities”. – Dr. Seuss
“The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you in proportion to your fear of being hurt”. – Thomas Merton
“Your preoccupation should be on doing what you do as well as you can. What your co-workers say about you, what your opponent is doing — that doesn’t matter”. – Jay Leno
“I don’t believe in pessimism. If something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will”. – Marcus Aelius Aurelius
“Relationship never dies a natural death. They are murdered by Ego, Attitude and Ignorance”. -Dave Barry
“Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others”. – Paul Aubuchon
“You can have anything you want–if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose”. – William Adams.