“Education is the transmission of civilization.” ~~ Will Durant

Filed under: Character,  Education,  Freedom,  Will Durant

“Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.” ~~ Janis Joplin

Filed under: Character,  Choices,  Janis Joplin

“Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.” ~~   Mahatma

Filed under: Character,  Choices,  Determination,  Experience,  Life,  Mahatma Gandhi,  Risk

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” ~~   Og Mandino

Filed under: Character,  Determination,  Experience,  Goals,  Og Mandino

“What’s right isn’t always popular, and what’s popular isn’t always right.” ~~   Mahatma Gandhi

Filed under: Character,  Choices,  Determination,  Mahatma Gandhi

“Borrow trouble for yourself, if that’s your nature, but don’t lend it to your neighbors.” ~~ Rudyard Kipling

Filed under: Attitude,  Character,  Experience,  Rudyard Kipling

“We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.” ~~ Rudyard Kipling


“A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.” ~~ Aesop

Filed under: Aesop,  Belief,  Character,  Experience,  Truth

“Watch your thoughts for they become words.
Watch your words for they become actions.
Watch your actions for they become habits.
Watch your habits for they become your character.
And watch your character for it becomes your destiny.
What we think, we become.
My father always said that… and I think I am fine.”
~~ Margaret Thatcher

Filed under: Character,  Margaret Thatcher,  Wisdom

“Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those who sang best.” ~~   Henry Van Dyke

Filed under: Character,  Experience,  Henry Van Dyke