“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.
“You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.” ~~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
“Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.” ~~ Dalai Lama
“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”
“Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” ~~ Henry David Thoreau
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ~~ Mahatma Gandhi
“Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” ~~ Benjamin Disraeli