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A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

It is well for the heart to be naive and the mind not to be.
When people are lonely they stoop to any companionship.
Your friend is that man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
Go to the effort. Invest the time. Write the letter. Make the apology. Take the trip. Purchase the gift. Do it. The seized opportunity renders joy. The neglected brings regret.
You will find, as you look back upon your life, that the moments when you really lived are the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.
Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, Shake well before using. That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.
Strong Words are made by Strong Beliefs,And Strong Beliefs comes from Strong Faith.A Person can Believe in anything,and still not have Faith.Faith is what gets us over any Challenge we may face.Faith is knowing that betters days are to come even when it seems it worst.
Who does not in some sort live to others, does not live much to himself.
Clean your finger before you point at my spots.
How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams with its illusions, aspirations, dreams! Book of Beginnings, Story without End, Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend!
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
We will never be more than we are meant to be!
Not the measure of words is necessary, but their meaning.
I'm nothing, yet I'm everything.
Human beings are so made that the ones who do the crushing feel nothing; it is the person crushed who feels what is happening. Unless one has placed oneself on the side of the oppressed, to feel with them, one cannot understand.
We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face -- forever.
Gold! Gold! Gold! Bright and yellow, hard and cold.
DdEEterMI-NAAAAAtion: The process is painful, draining, and provides no ultimate guarantee. It is only for the stout of heart; the brave, the true . . . and those who have no alternative but to succeed.
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.
Self-control in emotion is most difficult to master. Refusing the dictatorship of capricious emotion, I have found that the ability to exhibit the right emotion often resides with acting on the hard choice.
You live with your thoughts -- so be careful what they are.
It's not so important who starts the game but who finishes it.
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Energy and persistence alter all things.
Productivity over pleasure, It is a pleasure being productive.
Things don't change, but by and by our wishes change.
When the senses contact sense objects, a person experiences cold or heat, pleasure or pain. These experiences are fleeting they come and go. Bear them patiently.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.
Variety's the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.
We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
The life of every person is like a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another.
When people are taken out of their depths they lose their heads, no matter how charming a bluff they may put up.
It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
Who knows what true loneliness is -- not the conventional word, but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion. Now and then a fatal conjunction of events may lift the veil for an instant. For an instant only. No human being could bear a steady view of moral solitude without going mad.
The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a Wilderness.
Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you invest, investigate. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try. Before you retire, save. Before you die, give.
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
The best things in life aren't things.
When the wish for peace is genuine, the means for finding it is giving in a form each mind that seeks for it in honesty can understand.
The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.
Winners must learn to relish change with the same enthusiasm and energy that we have resisted it in the past.
You want to slow down inside so that everything speeds up on the outside.
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge everyone and everything for yourself.
Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.
To shun one's cross is to make it heavier.
Resolve to be thyself: and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it's enough
Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The trouble-makers. The round heads in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status-quo. You can quote them. Disagree with them. Glorify, or vilify them. But the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world
Are the ones who do.
Reach up as far as you can, and God will reach down all the way.
Traveling is not just seeing the new; it is also leaving behind. Not just opening doors; also closing them behind you, never to return. But the place you have left forever is always there for you to see whenever you shut your eyes.
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
What a life! True life is elsewhere. We are not in the world.
Anyone can hate. It costs to love.
Destiny has two ways of crushing us -- by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate is most concealed. A busy person would find their sorrows much more; if future fortunes were known before!
The true past departs not, no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies, or can die; but all is still here, and, recognized or not, lives and works through endless change.
Practice what you preach.
Only the person of worth can recognize the worth in others.

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