Don’t worry about knowing people—just make yourself worth knowing.
Sometimes it is not enough to do our best; we must do what is required.
— Winston Churchill
The Spirit filled all with his radiance.
He is incorporeal and invulnerable, pure and untouched by evil.
He is the supreme seer and thinker, immanent and transcendent.
He placed all things in the path of the Eternal.
— The Upanishads
Play is the exultation of the possible.
— Martin Buber
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area
in which he can make and implement future decisions.
When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds
himself to the consequences of that choice.
— Marion G. Romney
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
— Thomas Carlyle
Rain-water never stands on high ground, but runs down to the lowest level. So also the mercy of God remains in the hearts of the lowly, but drains off from those of the vain and the proud.
— Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to face many a danger, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle.
— Annie Besant
Thus we play the fool with the time and the spirits of the wise sit in the clouds and mock us.
— William Shakespeare
It’s not that I’m am so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
— Albert Einstein