"Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing."
"Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it."
"And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
"One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people."
"The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others."
Madame De Maintenon
"The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do."
"Yesterday is but a dream, and tomorrow is only a vision, but today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope."
"Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born."
Dr. Dale Turner
"A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams."
"Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life."
"People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing."
"Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed."
"The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart."
"May you live all the days of your life."
"Life is what happens to you while you are making other plans."
"Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first."
"He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else."
"In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."
"I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so his place will be proud of him."
"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good."
"True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what's right."
"Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves."
"Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?"
"I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man."