Man can believe the impossible, but man can never believe the improbable.
- Oscar Wilde
Don’t be proud if you gain, Nor be sorry if you lose.
When life is viewed as good, a bad day is easily absorbed.
- Neil Maxwell
Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.
- Wendell Berry
Maybe beauty, true beauty, is so overwhelming, it goes straight to our hearts. Maybe it makes us feel emotions that are locked away inside.
- James Patterson
A mathematical formula for happiness: Reality divided by Expectations. There were two ways to be happy: improve your reality or lower your expectations.
- Jodi Picoult
et me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, but for the heart to conquer it.
- Rabindranath Tagore
You can safely assume you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.
- Anne Lamott
One who is able to withdraw his senses from sense objects, as the tortoise draws his limbs within the shell, is to be understood as truly situated in knowledge.
- Srimad Bhagavad Gita
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.