Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down. —Wilson Mizner

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Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down.

WILSON MIZNER

playwright, entrepreneur

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I didn't lose the gold. I won the silver. —Michelle Kwan
That’s what kindness is. It’s not doing something for someone else because they can’t, but because you can. —Andrew Iskander
I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot...and I missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that's precisely why I succeed. —Michael Jordan
I have never met a person whose greatest need was anything other than real, unconditional love. You can find it in a simple act of kindness toward someone who needs help. There is no mistaking love…it is the common fiber of life, the flame that heats our soul, energizes our spirit and supplies passion to our lives. —Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. He taught me that if you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it at full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good. Hot is no good either. White hot and passionate is the only thing to be. —Roald Dahl
Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better. —Maya Angelou
After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer. —William R. Alger
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. —Martin Luther King, Jr.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway. —Earl Nightingale
A leader is someone willing to give his strength to others so that they may have the strength to stand on their own. —Beth Revis
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. —Salvador Dali
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home. —Christian D. Larson
You have to know what you want to get. But when you know that, let it take you. And if it seems to take you off the track, don't hold back because perhaps that is instinctively where you want to be. —Gertrude Stein
If you shift your focus from yourself to others, extend your concern to others, and cultivate the thought of caring for the well being of others, then this will have the immediate effect of opening up your life and helping you to reach out. —The 14th Dalai Lama
Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.  —Golda Meir
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others. —Nelson Mandela

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