We’re conditioned to think that our lives revolve around great moments. But great moments often catch us unaware – beautifully wrapped in what others may consider a small one.
― Kent Nurburn
When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
– Alexander Graham Bell
Shards of glass can cut and wound or magnify a vision.
– Terry Tempest Williams
Whether all is really lost or not depends entirely on whether or not I am lost.
Forever is composed of nows.
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
If you want to enjoy the rainbow, be prepared to endure the storm.
–Warren Wendel Wiersbe
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
–Ralph Waldo Emerson
This must be our notion of the just man, that even when he is in poverty or sickness, or any other seeming misfortune, all things will in the end work together for good to him in life and death.
As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world — that is the myth of the atomic age — as in being able to remake ourselves.
–Mohandas K. Gandhi
Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping him up.
I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better.
Got no check books, got no banks. Still I’d like to express my thanks — I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night.
“Someone’s therapist knows all about you.”
― Dominic Riccitello
“Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half.”
― Gore Vidal, Screening History
“The only real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
― Marcel Proust, In Search of Lost Time
“Always remember that the future comes one day at a time.”
― Dean Acheson
“The difference between hope and despair is a different way of telling stories from the same facts.”
― Alain de Botton