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For the truly faithful, no miracle is necessary. For those who doubt, no miracle is sufficient.

An act of God was defined as something which no reasonable man could have expected.
If the grace of God miraculously operates, it probably operates through the subliminal door.
An event described by those to whom it was told by men who did not see it.
Miracles do not, in fact, break the laws of nature.
Don't believe in miracles -- depend on them.
Everything is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not dissolve in one's bath like a lump of sugar.
There are no miracles for those that have no faith in them.
There are two types of people. Those we who come into a room and say, Well, here I am! and those who come in and say, Ah, there you are.
No matter where or what, there are makers, takers, and fakers.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
Some people can stay longer in an hour than others can in a week.
The person who can be only serious or only cheerful, is but half a man.
All the people like us are We, and everyone else is They.
A person well satisfied with themselves is seldom satisfied with others, and others, rarely are with them.
There are people who in spite of their merit disgust us, and others who please us in spite of their faults.
In each of us there is a little of all of us.
I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them.
When you have a taste for exceptional people, you always end up meeting them everywhere.
That you may please others you must be forgetful of yourself.
There are only three types of people; those who have found God and serve him; those who have not found God and seek him, and those who live not seeking, or finding him. The first are rational and happy; the second unhappy and rational, and the third foolish and unhappy.
There are three kinds of people; those that make things happen, those that watch things happen and those who don't know what's happening.
We are the people our parents warned us about.
There are two kinds of people; those who can count and those who can't.
There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who walk into a room and say, There you are and those who say, Here I am
We are all what we pretend to be, but, we had better be very careful what we pretend.
To live happily is an inward power of the soul.
What shall it profit a man if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul
The soul gives unity to what it looks at with love.
It is only to the individual that a soul is given.
Two souls with but a single thought, Two hearts that beat as one.
The soul, like the body, lives by what it feeds on.
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish
Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up interest wrinkles the soul.
The soul is not where it lives, but where it loves.
A little body often harbors a great soul.
Great souls endure in silence.
What the inner voice says will not disappoint the hoping soul.
From the looks not the lips the soul speaks.
I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see. I sought my God, but my God eluded me. I sought my brother and I found all three.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
A person who is keen to shake your hand usually has something up his sleeve.
To read between the lines was easier than to follow the text.
We should often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the motives behind them.
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
An accident is an inevitable occurrence due to the actions of immutable natural laws.
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
The center that I cannot find is known to my unconscious mind.
What impresses men is not mind, but the result of mind.
The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.
Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier.
The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.
You've got to watch your mind all the time or you'll awaken and find a strange picture on your press.
All things tend to corrupt perverted minds.
Have a strong mind and a soft heart.
Prayer puts you in touch with the infinite and prepares your mind for the finite.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
The more you use your brain, the more brain you will have to use.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes, rather than their minds.
The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around
We cannot see things that stare us in the face until the hour comes that the mind is ripened.
The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
So this gentlemen said, “A girl with brains ought to do something else with them besides think.”
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.
I am not a disbeliever in those who have told me they went to bed in the evening with an unsolved problem on their mind and woke up in the morning to find, waiting for them there in their consciousness, the correct answer.
The beauty of the human mind is that any decision that is made can be unmade.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Remember, when life's path is steep, to keep your mind even.
The closed mind, if closed long enough, can be opened by nothing short of dynamite.
Not all those who know their minds know their hearts as well.
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind.
There's nobody out there. It's all in here.
We are that which activates the body.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
How are you ever going to stop being weary until you've made your mind up to be strong.
Money spent on the mind is never spent in vain.
It is the mind that makes one wise or ignorant, bound or emancipated.
The incredible thing about the human mind is that is didn't come with an instruction book.
We employ the mind to rule, the body to serve.
He who has a mind to do mischief will always find a pretense.
Don't let your mind go wandering, its too small to go out by itself.
One dull pencil is worth two sharp minds.
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
What you THINK about reveals what you ARE. Sometimes we need to do a check-up from the neck-up.
Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels. [Hebrews 13:2]
Were we as eloquent as angels we still would please people much more by listening rather than talking.
Make friends with the angels, who though invisible are always with you. Often invoke them, constantly praise them, and make good use of their help and assistance in all your temporal and spiritual affairs.
Peace is the first thing the angels sang.
A man does not have to be an angel in order to be a saint.
In Heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
Great things are done when men and mountains meet. This is not done by jostling in the street.
When you've got something to prove, there's nothing greater than a challenge.
We only think when we are confronted with problems.
Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.
One must be aware that one is continually being tested in what one wishes most in order to make clear whether one's heart is on earth or in heaven.
Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it.
It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out; it's the grain of sand in your shoe.
When people keep telling you that you can't do a thing, you kind of like to try it.
Dreams can often become challenging, but challenges are what we live for.
The highest qualities of character must be earned.
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.
It is not what he had, or even what he does which expresses the worth of a man, but what he is.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
If you don't run your own life, somebody else will.
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
As a man thinks in his heart, so is he. [Proverbs 23:7]
Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.
Let us not say, every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let us say, every man is the architect of his own character.
You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.
There is never a better measure of what a person is than what he does when he is absolutely free to choose.
The best index to a person's character is (a) how he treats people who can't do him any good, and (b) how he treats people who can't fight back.
Integrity has no need of rules.
Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of a man you are. It shows me what your ideal of manhood is, and what kind of a man you long to be.
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what no others are, and to do what no other can do.
Character must be kept bright as well as clean.
You must look into people, as well as at them.
Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character.
Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconcious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
You can construct the character of a man and his age not only from what he does and says, but from what he fails to say and do.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Do what you know and perception is converted into character.
Character is the sum and total of a person's choices.
I have only got down on to paper, really, three types of people: the person I think I am, the people who irritate me, and the people I'd like to be.
You can buy a person's time; you can buy their physical presence at a given place; you can even buy a measured number of their skilled muscular motions per hour. But you can not buy enthusiasm... you can not buy loyalty. You can not buy the devotion of hearts, minds, or souls. You must earn these.
The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
Human improvement is from within outward.
Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
When God measures man, He puts the tape around his heart -- not his head.
Man's character is his fate.
Character is our destiny.
Character is the result of two things: Mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
Everyone has three characters, that which they exhibit, that which they have, and that which they think they have.

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