Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.”
We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.
A well-composed book is a magic carpet on which we are wafted to a world that we cannot enter in any other way.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
Results? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results! If I find 10,000 ways something won’t work, I haven’t failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward….
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.