-The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
-Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
-To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
-I cannot remember the books I’ve read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me.
-What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
-When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson