It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
—Marlene Dietrich (German-born American Actor)
Bad reasoning as well as good reasoning is possible; and this fact is the foundation of the practical side of logic.
—Charles Sanders Peirce (American Philosopher)
Clarity moves much more efficiently than violence or stress.
—Byron Katie (American Speaker)
To know is nothing at all; to imagine is everything.
—Albert Einstein (German-born Theoretical Physicist)
What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
—Bob Dylan (American Singer)
A gossip is one who talks to you about others; a bore is one who talks to you about himself; and a brilliant conversationalist is one who talks to you about yourself.
—Lisa Kirk (American Actor)
Be grateful for yourself… be thankful.
—William Saroyan (American Novelist)
No thoroughly occupied man was ever yet very miserable.
—Letitia Elizabeth Landon (English Poet)
I was taught to strive not because there were any guarantees of success but because the act of striving is in itself the only way to keep faith with life.
—Madeleine Albright (Czech-born American Diplomat)
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
—G. K. Chesterton (English Journalist)
It’s surprising how much memory is built around things unnoticed at the time.
—Barbara Kingsolver (American Novelist)