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

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself. --William Faulkner

Get busy living, or get busy dying. That's goddamn right. For the second time in my life I'm guilty of committing a crime: Parole Violation. 'Course I doubt they'll toss up any road blocks for that, not for an old crook like me. I find I'm so excited I can barely sit still or hold a thought in my head. I imagine it's the excitement only a free man can feel. A free man at the start of a long journey, whose conclusion is uncertain. I hope I can make it across the border... I hope to see my friend and shake his hand... I hope the pacific is a blue as it has been in my dreams... I hope... --Red from "Shawshank Redemption"

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. --Albert Pike