Love withers under constraints: its very essence is liberty: it is compatible neither with obedience, jealousy, nor fear: it is there most pure, perfect, and unlimited where its votaries live in confidence, equality and unreserve.
— Percy Bysshe Shelley
Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
The sacred is in the ordinary, in one’s daily life, in one’s neighbors, friends, and family, in one’s backyard.
— Abraham Maslow
Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important.
— Natalie Goldberg
I tolerate with the utmost latitude the right of others to differ from me in opinion.
— Thomas Jefferson
There is not a more pleasing exercise of the mind than gratitude. It is accompanied with such an inward satisfaction that the duty is sufficiently rewarded by the performance.
— Joseph Addison Light
The united voice of millions cannot lend the smallest foundation to falsehood.
— Oliver Goldsmith
The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance – the idea that anything is possible.
— Ray Bradbury
It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves–in finding themselves.
— Andre Gide