Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that, but simply growth. We are happy when we are growing.
~ W.B. Yeats
Life is not a holiday, but an education. One eternal lesson for us all: to teach us how better we should love.
~ Barbara Jordan
The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an old man has for his old wife.
~ Will Durant
Every age has its pleasures, its style of wit, and its own ways.
~ Nicholas Boileau-Despreaux
No one is useless in the world who lightens the burdens of another.
~ Charles Dickens
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
~ George Eliot
Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.
~ Allen Saunders
Luck to me is… Realizing what is opportunity and what isn’t.
~ Lucille Ball
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she overcomes to reach his or her goals.
~ Dorthy Heights
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
~ Marilyn Von Savant
If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.
~ Woody Allen
I am not young enough to know everything…
~ Oscar Wilde
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
~ EE Cummings
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
~ Mark Twain
Let today be the day you love yourself enough to no longer just dream of a better life; let it be the day you act upon it.
~ Steve Maraboli
Our prayers may be awkward. Our attempts may be feeble. But since the power of prayer is in the One who hears it and not in the one who says it, our prayers do make a difference.
~ Max Lucado
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
~ John Bunyan
I just wanna go on more adventures. Be around good energy. Connect with people. Learn new things. Grow.
There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
~ Nelson Mandela