Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

Helen Keller

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.

Henry Ford

There is nothing impossible to him who will try.

Alexander the Great

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.


You’ll never do a whole lot unless you’re brave enough to try.

Dolly Parton

An objective truth and individual reason are feared above all.

Jimmy Johnson

The heart wants what it wants. There’s no logic.

Woody Allen

Astronomers, like burglars and jazz musicians, operate best at night.

Miles Kington

I was elated, ecstatic and extremely surprised that we were successful.

Neil Armstrong

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.

Walt Disney

I forgive, but I also learn a lesson. I won’t hate you, but I’ll never get close enough for you to hurt me again. I can’t let my forgiveness become foolish.

Tony A. Gaskins Jr

Every carbon atom in every living thing on the planet was produced in the heart of a dying star.

Brian Cox

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.

Oprah Winfrey

If I’m America’s poet, or one of them, then I want to be in people’s hands. All people’s hands. People who would never buy a book.

Maya Angelou

Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.

Mark Twain