We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy. —Joseph Campbell

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We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.

JOSEPH CAMPBELL

lecturer, writer

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Watch the sunrise at least once a year, put a lot of marshmallows in your hot chocolate, lie on your back and look at the stars, never buy a coffee table you can't put your feet on, never pass up a chance to jump on a trampoline, don't overlook life's small joys while searching for the big ones. —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
If you love someone, the greatest gift you can give them is your presence. —Thich Nhat Hanh
That’s what kindness is. It’s not doing something for someone else because they can’t, but because you can. —Andrew Iskander
Happiness, not in another place, but this place not for another hour, but for this hour. —Walt Whitman
A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked. —Bernard Meltzer
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. —Henry van Dyke
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding. —Albert Einstein
I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. —Diane Ackerman
Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. —Bill Bradley
A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work. —Colin Powell
We can learn to see each other and see ourselves in each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unalike. —Maya Angelou
Compassion is an action word with no boundaries. —Prince Rogers Nelson
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved. —Franklin D. Roosevelt
Use what you’ve been through as fuel, believe in yourself and be unstoppable! —Yvonne Pierre
For a seed to achieve its greatest expression, it must come completely undone. The shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. To someone who doesn't understand growth, it would look like complete destruction. —Cynthia Occelli
There is no joy in possession without sharing. —Desiderius Erasmus

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