When is life an evil? When it offers a man nothing but suffering and pain.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
Often the right path is the one that may be hardest for you to follow. But the hard path is also the one that will make you grow as a human being.
- Karen Mueller Coombs
What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.
- Nelson Mandela
If you take responsibility for yourself, you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.
- Les Brown
An inventor is one who can see the applicability of means to supplying demand five years before it is obvious to those skilled in the art.
- Reginald Fessenden
Guide your child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.
Every one of us is losing something precious to us. Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back again. That’s part of what it means to be alive.
- Haruki Murakami
Rise to the occasion which is life!
- Virginia Euwer Wolff
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
- Mark Twain
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection
- Gautama Buddha