To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
– Gilbert K. Chesterton
Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.
– Kevyn Aucoin
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
– Steve Jobs
I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.
– Og Mandino
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
– Jimmy Dean
Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell.
– Bill Copeland
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
– Swami Sivananda
When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome.
– Wilma Rudolph
God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with him.
– Jim Elliot
I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.
– Audrey Hepburn
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.
– Abraham Joshua Heschel
Every man’s life is a fairy tale written by God’s fingers.
– Hans Christian Andersen
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
– Edith Wharton
Every story I create, creates me. I write to create myself.
– Octavia E. Butler
If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.
– Paul Bryant
Love the moment and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries.
– Corita Kent
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
– William Arthur Ward
Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
– Nido Qubein
There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.
– Han Suyin
A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.
– Jack Dempsey
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
– Milton Berle
Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.
– Augustus Hare
The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.
– Ben Okri
I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today!
– William Allen White
If there were no night, we would not appreciate the day, nor could we see the stars and the vastness of the heavens. We must partake of the bitter with the sweet. There is a divine purpose in the adversities we encounter every day. They prepare, they purge, they purify, and thus they bless.
– James E. Faust