April 30, 2010

"Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end."
Seneca

April 29, 2010

"I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It's when you know you're licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what. You rarely win, but sometimes you do."
Atticus Finch, "To Kill a Mockingbird"

April 28, 2010

"Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness."
Frank Tyger

April 27, 2010

"Happiness is a form of courage."
Holbrook Jackson

April 26, 2010

"Get busy living or get busy dying."
Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding, "The Shawshank Redemption"

April 25, 2010

"There are only so many tomorrows."
Michael Landon

April 24, 2010

"Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself."
Eleanor Roosevelt

April 23, 2010

"I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life, as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed."
Booker T. Washington

April 22, 2010

"Ours is a world where people don't know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it."
Don Marquis

April 21, 2010

"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for."
John Keating, "Dead Poet's Society"

April 20, 2010

"Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy."
Guilaume Apollinaire

April 19, 2010

"The fact is always obvious much too late, but the most singular difference between happiness and joy is that happiness is a solid and joy a liquid."
J.D. Salinger

April 15, 2010

"I have found power in the mysteries of thought."
Euripides

April 9, 2010

"And in today already walks tomorrow."
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

April 8, 2010

"The Future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."
C.S. Lewis

April 7, 2010

"Unhappiness is not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it."
Don Herold

April 6, 2010

"There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness."
Lady Blessington