The Challenge is not to win,
But to conquer the fear.
It is not the other people you have to beat,
It is your self.
— Herman Melville
The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.
The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference.
The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference.
And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.
— Elie Wiesel
Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.
— Mark Twain
Get a good idea and stay with it.
Dog it, and work at it until it’s done right.
— Walt Disney
There are times when a man should be content
with what he has, but never with what he is.
— William George Jordan
This span of life was lent for lofty duties,
not for selfishness;
not to be wiled away for aimless dreams,
but to improve ourselves, and serve mankind.
— Aubrey De Vere
People love others not for who they are,
but for how they make them feel
— Irwin Federman
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build
and nobody wants to do maintenance.
— Kurt Vonnegut
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
— The 14th Dalai Lama