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conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. --john f. kennedy
the only thing we have to fear, is fear itself --franklin d. roosevelt
toleration is the greatest gift of the mind. --unknown
no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. --eleanor roosevelt
if you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. with confidence, you have won even before you have started. --marcus garvey
if you want the rainbow you have to put up with the rain. --dolly parton
the past is history, the future is a mystery, and now is a gift. that's why we call it the present. --unknown
every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split-second when it can be recalled an perhaps remedied. --pearl s. buck
consider the past and you shall know the future. --chinese proverb
one who condones evils is just as guilty as the one who perpetrates it. --dr. martin luther king jr.
it is not the end, it is even not the beginning of the end. It is perhaps the end of the beginning. --winston churchill
don't go around saying the world owes you a living, the world owes you nothing; it was here first. --mark twain (1835-1910)
in the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. --dr. martin luther king jr.
it is better to die on your feet than on your knees. --dolores ibarruri
nothing can bring you peace but yourself --ralph waldo emerson
that man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest. --henry david thoreau
it takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. --e e cummings
freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. --john g. riefenbaker
he who has a thousand friends, has not a friend to spare, while he who has one enemy, shall meet him everywhere. --ralph waldo emerson
imagination is more important than knowledge. --albert einstein
dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today. --james dean
hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly. --langston hughes
keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. --mark twain
shoot for the moon. even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. --les brown
i've developed a new philosophy... i only dread one day at a time. --charlie brown
fear less, hope more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours. --anonymous
it is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. --aristotle
silence is the true friend that never betrays. --confucious
life's but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and then is heard no more. it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury signifying nothing. --shakespeare
life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up. --anonymous
it is not length of life, but depth of life. --ralph waldo emerson
the unexamined life is not worth living. --socrates
it is better to be feared than loved. --machiavelli
the future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. --eleanor roosevelt
you don't love a woman because she is beautiful; she is beautiful because you love her. --anonymous
nobody ever died of laughter. --max beerbohm
if you don't learn to laugh at troubles, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old. --edward w. howe
that which does not kill us makes us stronger. --friedrich nietzsche
the ends justifies the means. --machiavelli
waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. be one. --marcus aurelius "meditations"
all who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible. --orison swett marden
don't cry because it's over. smile because it happened. --dr. seuss
love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop. --anonymous
we come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. --anonymous