Do you know what a man is? Are not birth, beauty, good shape, discourse, manhood, learning, gentleness, virtue, youth, liberality, and such like, the spice and salt that season a man?
— William Shakespeare
Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.
— Horace Mann
Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.
— Brian Tracy
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
— Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus
I saw that we’re all doing the best we can. This is how a lifetime of humility begins.
— Byron Katie
Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly.
— Jonathan Swift
The more you are motivated by love, the more fearless and free your actions will be.
— Katherine Mansfield
Riches do not delight us so much with their possession, as torment us with their loss.
— Dick Gregory
Habits are soon assumed; but when we endeavor to strip them off, it is being flayed alive.
— William Cowper
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
— Oliver Goldsmith
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
— Norman Vincent Peale
People do not deserve to have good writings; they are so pleased with the bad.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson