the dream is ripped away in the beginning and restored in the end
why not realize your world? never mind the defeat, there is victory yet -Emerson
change does not come from washington; change comes to washington -Corey Booker
all storms conclude in sunshine
Not till we are lost do we begin to find ourselves -Thoreau
Wherever there is an excess of good luck there is also an excess of bad luck
God starts the day in the dark -Joel Osteen
fate makes no mistakes
lose small, rather than big; lose in the beginning, win in the end
in times like these, it’s helpful to remember that there have always been times like these-Paul Harvey, American radio broadcaster
Setbacks check poor foundations; strong foundations check setbacks
Fight to get where you think you belong
One is gifted at what one values
When we feel well we can overcome our faults; when we feel ill, they get the better of us
A good word, even if small, goes a long way
Happiness is to live in the present; to live in the future is to never get there
You will achieve as much as you were meant to achieve, no more no less
A little difference makes a lot of difference
Happiness is the fuel of life
Patience is the best medicine
Everybody’s got something to suffer about; everybody’s got something to be happy about.
Build a new personality!
Return good for evil -the gospel
The worst enemy in life is not a person; it is a place you don’t belong. The best ally is home.
You act your way into a new way of thinking, not the other way around -Pastor Richard Wing
The task poorly begun is better than that left perfectly undone.
Children begin the world anew -Thoreau
I want to live and celebrate my life – Taio Cruz
Life is the journey. Heaven is the destination.
An equal start is everything*
there is momentum to both success and failure*
a small difference makes a big difference*
Man, whom rational we call, is pleased with nothing if not blessed with all -Alexander Pope
Fate never kicks a down and out man into high places
A revolution might land me on top -Fitzgerald
Now there are philosophy professors, but no philosophers -Thoreau
On him whom scorns the world, the scorned world takes its revenge -Emerson
The best revenge is living well -popular
Earn your happiness!
No one is judging you
The bad need fear evil not; while the good need goodness for their protection
We need God most when we’re ill
Scheduling a treat eliminates the need for self control
Cope, manage, deal
I can’t feel happy when I am supposed to. When I am not supposed to, I feel happy!
You already are a success
Being alone teaches self-reliance
It’s not about success; it’s about the effort!
What is too good to be true is also too bad to be true!
Never mind what you missed out on in the past. Focus on the opportunities of today
Be yourself… as if one has a choice to be anyone else but who he is!
You want to be happy? Do not be a philosopher
Don’t do stupid hard things. Do worthy hard things.
Don’t expect to be happy. You have to earn it by doing good things!
Live for today
Cope, Manage, Deal
The good thing about pain is it can never kill you. The bad thing about pain is it can never kill you.
You are never too sick. You are never too old. (anonymous)
You are appreciated where you belong
You have to feel good to create good art
Life uses us for its purposes…
Make a moment with a stranger, for a better day
Do something nice for somebody
Sometimes it’s good to hold on, sometimes it’s better to let go
When you mind your own business, life is easier
Success is temporary and failure is temporary –Phil Collen, Def Leopard
My position couldn’t be any worse! –Fitzgerald
Timing is of the essence!
Only destiny can protect you in life
I don’t want to change my life. I want to like my life!
Our intelligence travels throughout our body, and especially to where others place their gaze
It doesn’t matter that you don’t do your craft at the highest level; it matters that you do it
We envy what we ourselves cannot do
Opportunity is where luck meets preparation -popular
There is no way to go back, but there may be a way to go forward
Whether it is lived right or lived wrong, life is hard. But the life that is lived right is hard in a rewarding way, while the life that is lived wrong is hard in a regrettable way.
The first draft sometimes is the best draft
Even a Toad has four ounces of strength – Chinese proverb
“We lived our lives as if life was forever. To live one’s life without a sense of time is to squander it.” — Diana Trilling, The Beginning of the Journey
Failure is only true after a real and worthy effort; failure after the first try is a foolish lie.
For what human ill does not dawn seem to be an alleviation? –Thornton Wilder
If you count everything you been through, it proves you are stronger than you think
How can they say my life isn’t a success? Have I not for more than sixty years got enough to eat and escape being eaten? –Logan Pearsall Smith
I don’t want to change my life. I want to like my life!
The light that burns twice as bright lasts half as long. -popular
Life itself is always one’s greatest achievement
Your faith has made you well -Jesus
Bill and I believed all lives are of equal value – Melinda Gates
“When your toil has been a pleasure, you have not earned money merely, but money, health, delight, and moral profit, all in one.” — Robert Louis Stevenson
“A man does what he must in spite of personal consequences, obstacles and dangers,” John F Kennedy; the price he paid for making the world a better place was his life.
“Never underestimate the healing power of humor.”
“Use humor to turn a bleak situation upside down on its head.”
Happy people may people happy –G Rubin
Enjoy the journey for arrival means the end.
Don’t wait on tomorrow for that is just procrastination. Today is always the best day to begin work on your dreams.
Home sweet little home… had I never left you, perhaps I never would have met all the ills i had to meet with in life.
Face up to trouble; the trouble you face far away is ten times worse than the trouble you face at home –Lassie
The greatest enemy in life is not a person. It is a place you don’t belong.
The greatest ally in life is not a person. It is your home.
God is for the sick, and the suffering…
What’s the difference whether we call it fate or luck? Each one goes to the same destination.
The soul comes out in art