Friday, February 5, 2010

Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be. (Jose Ortega y Gasset) @
Never let life's hardships disturb you ... no one can avoid problems, not even saints or sages. (Nichiren Daishonen) @
Disappointments are to the soul what thunderstorms are to the air. (Johann C. F. von Schiller) @
The question for each man to settle is not what he would do if he had means, time, influence and educational advantages; the question is what he will do with the things he has. The moment a young man ceases to dream or to bemoan his lack of opportunities and resolutely looks his conditions in the face, and resolves to change them, he lays the corner-stone of a solid and honorable success. (Hamilton Wright Mabie) @
Happiness consists in activity: such is the constitution of our nature; it is a running stream, and not a stagnant pool. (John M. Good) @
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. (Thomas Jefferson) @
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. (Walt Disney) @