Quotes

Happy art thou, as if every day thou hadst picked up a horseshoe. -Longfellow

Luck is the residue of design. -Milton

You must take your chance. -Shakespeare

JOY
Joys are our wings. -Rumi

Joy is the feeling of grinning on the inside. -Colgrove

A joy that's shared is a joy made double. -American Proverb

For bonny sweet Robin is all my joy. -Shakespeare

The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the
mastery of his passions. -Tennyson

Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy. -Nelms

LOVE
Who so loves believes the impossible. -Browning

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind; And therefore is winged Cupid
painted blind. -Shakespeare

'Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all. -Tennyson

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. -Mencken

There is no remedy for love but to love more. -Thoreau

Love is, above all else, the gift of oneself. -Anouilh

Where there is love there is life. -Gandhi

Nunc scio quit sit amor. (Latin, Now I know what love is). -Virgil

What barrier is there that love cannot break? -Ghandi
Love is blind.

FRIENDS
Friends are treasures. -Bruns

When I find myself fading, I close my eyes and realize my friends are my energy.

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies. -Aristotle

BEAUTY
The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart. -Rumi.

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. -Rumi

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or
we find it not. -Emerson

INSPIRATIONAL
Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. -James

To see small beginnings is clearness of sight. -Lao Tzu

Sing in me, Muse, and through me tell the story. -Homer

Dreams are necessary to life. -Anais Nin

To sleep, perchance to dream. -Shakespeare

To be great is to be misunderstood.

Le meilleur est encore a venir (French, The best is yet to come).

Joie de vivre (French, Joy of life).

Fortune favors the brave.

Live the life you imagine.

Hitch your wagon to a star. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Follow your bliss.

Dwell in possibility.

Every moment is a gift.

Beauty is Truth, Truth Beauty (or Truth is Beauty). -John Keats

May your crayons never melt.

As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful
mystery seems to gather and grow. -A.C. Benson

PROVERBS
A kind word is like a spring day. -Russian Proverb

It is necessary to live and to not only exist. -French Proverb

As he thinks in his heart, so he is. -Jewish Proverb

Diligence is the mother of good luck. -American Proverb

Dreams are wishes your heart makes. -American Proverb

Each day provides its own gifts. -American Proverb

MISC.
Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls. -Rumi

For as long as it lasts, let the singer be the song. For as much as it's worth, let the truth
outweigh
the lies. For this single moment in time, let my own voice be heard -Anonymous

We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are. -Anais Nin

Smile because it happened. -Dr Seuss

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his
pictures. -Henry Ward Beecher

All that spirits desire, spirits attain. -Kahlil Gibran

Look up, not out
look forward, not back
look out, not in


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