The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers & cities; but to know someone who thinks & feels with us, & who, though distant, is close to us in spirit, this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
~Carl Gustav Jung
Accept what life offers you and try to drink from every cup. All wines should be tasted; some should only be sipped, but with others, drink the whole bottle.
~Paulo Coelho, Brida
You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.
~Winston S. Churchill
The only man I know who behaves sensibly is my tailor; he takes my measurements anew each time he sees me. The rest go on with their old measurements and expect me to fit them.
~George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
Let your light shine as an inspiration to humanity and BE THE REASON someone believes in the goodness of people.
What would you do if you weren’t afraid?
~Spencer Johnson, Who Moved My Cheese?
Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime.
~Laura Ingalls Wilder
All have their worth and each contributes to the worth of the others.
~J.R.R. Tolkien, The Silmarillion
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.