They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.
- Tom Bodett
Life has been compared with a battle and rightly so, as each day comes up with a new set of challenges which we must meet. One cannot just shy away from problems if he has to survive. He has to meet to challenges with courage.
Things gain meaning by being used in a shared experience or joint action.
- John Dewey
In brief, the function of knowledge is to make one experience freely available in other experiences.
- John Dewey
It has been said that each generation must win its own struggle to be free.
- Robert F. Kennedy
What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.
- Mark Twain
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
- Mahatma Gandhi
I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.
- Henry David Thoreau
I never gave or took any excuse.
- Florence Nightingale
A woman's head is always influenced by her heart; but a man's heart by his head.
- Lady Marguerite Blessington