"Our entire life consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are."
~ Jean Anouilh
"Great minds have purposes; others have wishes."
~ Washington Irving
"Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing."
~ Lucy Maud Montgomery
"It is a sign of strength, not of weakness, to admit that you don't
know all the answers."
~ John P. Loughrane
"Water is fluid, soft, and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which
is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft, and yielding
will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox:
what is soft is strong"
"Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they
~ Bill Gates
"I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his
dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet
with a success unexpected in common hours."
~ Henry Thoreau
"Better to live one year as a tiger, then a hundred as sheep."
~ Madonna Ciccone