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“Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” ~ Muhammad Ali

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“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” ~ William Shakespeare

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“Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.” ~ Helen Keller

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“Never leave a friend behind. Friends are all we have to get us through this life—and they are the only things from this world that we could hope to see in the next.” ~ Dean Koontz

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“If you meet 29th February, think of a distinctive footprint. If you meet 29th February, think of something unique for it is the only day that defines a year as a leap year. It is the only day that makes February truly unique. If you meet 29th February, live and leave a distinctive footprint for you shall seldom meet such a day.” ~ Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

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“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” ~ J.K. Rowling

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“Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.” ~ Jack London

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“Won’t it be wonderful when black history and Native American history and Jewish history and all of U.S. history is taught from one book. Just U.S. history.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go. They merely determine where you start.” ~ Nido Qubein

 

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“The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.” ~ Robert H. Schuller

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“One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.” ~ Sophocles

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“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.”
~ Meister Eckhart

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“If you get, give. If you learn, teach.” ~ Maya Angelou

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Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” ~ John 15:13

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“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne

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“To me, business isn’t about wearing suits or pleasing stockholders. It’s about being true to yourself, your ideas and focusing on the essentials.”
~ Richard Branson

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“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” ~ Christopher Reeve

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“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”
~ Robert Frost

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“What we’re really talking about is a wonderful day set aside on the fourth Thursday of November when no one diets. I mean, why else would they call it Thanksgiving?” ~ Erma Bombeck

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“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” ~ Arthur Rubinstein

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“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember
that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.”
~ Epicurus

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“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.”
~  Maya Angelou 

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“If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.” ~ W. Clement Stone

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“An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.”
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“Every child in America should be acquainted with his own country. He should read books that furnish him with ideas that will be useful to him in life and practice. As soon as he opens his lips, he should rehearse the history of his own country.” ~ Noah Webster

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“It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.”
~ Jimmy Carter

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“Courage doesn’t mean you don’t get afraid. Courage means you don’t let fear stop you.” ~ Bethany Hamilton

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“I believe alien life is quite common in the universe, although intelligent life is less so. Some say it has yet to appear on planet Earth.” ~ Stephen Hawking

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“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Lance Armstrong, the famous cyclist and more importantly, cancer survivor, has said ‘if you ever get a second chance for something, you’ve got to go all the way’.” ~ Michael N. Castle

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“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”
~ Charles R. Swindoll

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“Spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.”
~ Yoko Ono

 

 

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“Most times, how you treat your children is how they grow up to treat you.”
~ Terry Mark

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“You can be yourself without pursuing yourself. Have you ever seen a dog chase his own tail? He just runs in circles.” ― Criss Jami

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“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” ~ Helen Keller

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“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.” ~ Ray Bradbury

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“Our lives are fashioned by our choices. First we make our choices. Then our choices make us.” ~ Anne Frank

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“The greatest problem in the world today is intolerance. Everyone is so intolerant of each other.” ~ Princess Diana

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“I don’t want to be a supermodel; I want to be a role model.” ~ Queen Latifah

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“Each one of us has lived through some devastation, some loneliness, some weather super storm or spiritual super storm, when we look at each other we must say, I understand. I understand how you feel because I have been there myself. We must support each other and empathize with each other because each of us is more alike than we are unalike.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“You have to be unique, and different, and shine in your own way.” ~ Lady Gaga

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“Your true character Is most accurately measured by how you treat those who can do ‘Nothing’ for you.” ~ Mother Teresa

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“Women and girls can do whatever they want. There is no limit to what we as women can accomplish.” ~ Michelle Obama

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“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Love should be an inspiration, not an obligation.” ~ Zsa Zsa Gabor

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