Miracles never cease to amaze me. I expect them, but their consistent arrival is always delightful to experience.
— Mark Victor Hansen
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil-the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
— William George Jordan
Minds are like parachutes; they work best when open.
— Thomas Dewar, 1st Baron Dewar
The issues are the same. We wanted peace on earth, love, and understanding between everyone around the world. We have learned that change comes slowly.
— Paul McCartney
People in the U.S. used to think that if girls were good at sports their sexuality would be affected. Being feminine meant being a cheerleader, not an athlete. The image of women is changing now. You don’t have to be pretty for people to come and see you play.
— Martina Navratilova
To be happy, one must have a good stomach and a bad heart.
— Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle
I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.
— Diane Ackerman
Let us not say, every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let us say, every man is the architect of his own character.
— George Boardman
Purpose is what gives life a meaning.
— Charles Henry Parkhurst
The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we go.
— Martha Washington