Belief

 

“You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.” ~~   F. Scott Fitzgerald

Filed under: Art,  Attitude,  Belief,  F. Scott Fitzgerald
 

“Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.” ~~ Dalai Lama


Filed under: Belief,  Change,  Dalai Lama,  Values
 

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct to heaven, we were all going direct the other way – in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisiest authorities insisted on its being received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only.” ~~ Charles Dickens, “The Tale of Two Cities”

Filed under: Belief,  Charles Dickens,  Experience,  Truth
 

“Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” ~~   Henry David Thoreau


Filed under: Belief,  Change,  Henry David Thoreau
 

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ~~ Mahatma Gandhi

Filed under: Attitude,  Belief,  Character,  Happiness,  Mahatma Gandhi
 

“Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” ~~ Benjamin Disraeli


Filed under: Belief,  Benjamin Disraeli,  Inspiration
 

“He can who thinks he can, and he can’t who thinks he can’t. This is an inexorable, indisputable law.” ~~

Filed under: Attitude,  Belief,  Pablo Picasso
 

“The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts. ” ~~   Bertrand Russell

Filed under: Belief,  Bertrand Russell,  Talent,  Wisdom
 

“Far away, there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.” ~~ Louisa May Alcott

Filed under: Beauty,  Belief,  Dreams,  Goals,  Inspiration,  Louisa May Alcott,  Optimism
 

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed,it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~~   Margaret Mead

Filed under: Belief,  Change,  Determination,  Dreams,  Experience,  Freedom,  Love,  Margaret Mead