“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” ~ Anais Nin
“What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are small matters compared to what lies within us.” Ralph Waldo Emerson? Henry David Thoreau? Henry Stanley Haskins?
“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” ~Nelson Mandela 1918-2013
No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit. ~ Helen Keller
Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp,Or what’s a heaven or? ~ Robert Browning
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them? ~ Buddha