A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person
lives in a hostile world; everyone you meet is your mirror.
Ken Keyes, Jr.
Say you are well, or all is well with you,
And God shall hear your words and make them true.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Good fortune shies away from gloom. Keep your spirits up.
Good things will come to you and you will come to good things.
Whenever you fall, pick something up.
The best things in life are unexpected because there were
Surviving on Planet Reebok.
There's a saying among prospectors: Go out looking for one
thing, and that's all you'll ever find.
Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting
If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances,
but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
There are two types of people - those who come into a room
and say, Well, here I am! and those who come in and say, Ah,
there you are.
Frederick L. Collins
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns;
I am thankful that thorns have roses.
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered.
An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
On Running After One's Hat, All Things
We all live under the same sky, but we don't all have the
The Kingdom of Heaven is not a place, but a state of mind.
Surrounded by people who love life, you love it too; surrounded
by people who don't, you don't.
The Second Neurotic's Notebook.
Since the house is on fire let us warm ourselves.
Men who never get carried away should be.
I not only bow to the inevitable; I am fortified by it.
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold
two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still
retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be
able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined
to make them otherwise.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
If we shall take the good we find, asking no questions, we
shall have heaping measures.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Reach for the stars, even if you have to stand on a cactus.
We can destroy ourselves by cynicism and disillusion, just
as effectively as by bombs.
People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take
Oft expectation fails, and most oft there
Where most it promises; and oft it hits
Where hope is coldest, and despair most fits.
All's Well That Ends Well.
A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development
of one part of his body the wishbone.
True contentment depends not upon what we have; a tub was
large enough for Diogenes, but a world was too little for
Charles Caleb Colton
We plant seeds that will flower as results in our lives, so
best to remove the weeds of anger, avarice, envy and doubt.
The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen
Heaven is under our feet, as well as over our heads.
Henry David Thoreau