The more one judges, the less one loves.
~ Honore de Balzac
Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may have one foot on the brakes. In order to be free, we must learn how to let go. Release the hurt. Release the fear. Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life. What is it you would let go of today?
~ Mary Manin Morrissey
Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.
~ Samuel Johnson
A man’s life is interesting primarily when he has failed – I well know. For it’s a sign that he tried to surpass himself.
~ George Clemenceau
Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.
~ Aldo Leopold
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
~ Marcus Aurelius
Egotism, n: Doing the New York Times crossword puzzle with a pen.
~ Ambrose Bierce
It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded.
~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Forget what hurt you, but never forget what it taught you. ~ Anonymous
Every man must some time or other be trusted to himself.
~ John Locke
Failure is more frequently from want of energy than want of capital.
~ Daniel Webster
Don’t wait for inspiration, be the inspiration.
Success is never final and failure never fatal. It’s courage that counts.
~ Jules Ellinger
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
~ Albert Einstein
Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.
~ Laurence J. Peter
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it.
~ William Arthur Ward
The manager administers; the leader innovates.
~ Warren Bennis
The awakening has begun!
~ William Dempsey
We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
~ Loretta Scott
He who is plenteously provided for from within needs but little from without.
~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe