"If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are."
-- Mother Teresa
"the earth laughs in flowers."
-- e.e. cummings
"I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don't notice it"
-- Alice Walker
"Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense."
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."
-- Friedrich Nietzsche
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go..."
-- Dr. Seuss
"Fear is a natural reaction to moving closer to the truth"
-- Pema Chodron