“It is books that are the key to the wide world; if you can’t do anything else, read all that you can.” ~~ Jane Hamilton
“A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.” ~~ George Washington
“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
“Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated.” ~~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
“The true secret to genius is in creativity, not in technical mechanics.” ~~ Al Seckel
“Michelle and I are here only because we were given a chance at an education. I will not settle for an America where some kids don’t have that chance.” ~~ Barack Obama
“If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” ~~ Roald Dahl
“Women hold up half the sky.” ~~ Mao Tse-Tung