Sunday, May 17, 2009

Words of Wisdom-Part One

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself
to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition
of your life, define yourself.
-Harvey Fierstein

"The greater danger for most of us is not
that our aim is too high and we miss it,
but that it is too low and we reach it."
- Michelangelo

"It is our choices...that show what we
truly are, far more than our abilities"
- J. K. Rowling

"Long-range goals keep you from being
frustrated by short-term failures."
- James Cash Penney

"If you want to be happy, set a goal that
commands your thoughts, liberates your
energy, and inspires your hopes."
- Andrew Carnegie

"The past cannot be changed.
The future is yet in your power."
- Hugh White

"Come to the edge, he said. They said:
We are afraid. Come to the edge, he
said. They came. He pushed them,
And they flew..."
- Guillaume Apollinaire

"Let no feeling of discouragement prey
upon you, and in the end you
are sure to succeed."
- Abraham Lincoln

"Nothing in the world can take the
place of persistence...Persistence and
determination alone are omnipotent."
- Calvin Coolidge

"There is more hunger for love and
appreciation in this world than for bread."
- Mother Teresa

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