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“You see things; and you say Why? But I dream things that never were; and I say Why not?”

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
PLAYWRIGHT, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER
LIVE YOUR DREAMS

“An honest heart possesses a kingdom.”

SENECA
ROMAN STATESMAN, PHILOSOPHER
HONESTY

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

MURIEL STRODE
AUTHOR
LEADERSHIP

“Every fool knows you can't touch the stars, but it doesn't stop a wise man from trying.”

HARRY ANDERSON
ACTOR, MAGICIAN
LIVE YOUR DREAMS

“Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them—every day begin the task anew.”

SAINT FRANCIS DE SALES
ROMAN CATHOLIC SAINT
PATIENCE

“Self-esteem creates natural highs. Knowing that you're lovable helps you to love more. Knowing that you're important helps you to make a difference to to others. Knowing that you are capable empowers you to create more. Knowing that you're valuable and that you have a special place in the universe is a serene spiritual joy in itself.”

LOUISE HART
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF

“The grand principles of virtue and honor, however they may be distorted by arbitrary codes, are the same the world over: and where these principles are concerned, the right or wrong of any action appears the same to the uncultivated as to the enlightened mind.”

HERMAN MELVILLE
NOVELIST, POET
HONESTY

“You can cheat an honest man but not make a fool out of him.”

CONFUCIUS
PHILOSOPHER
HONESTY

“The world is round, and the place which may seem like the end may also be the beginning.”

IVY BAKER PRIEST
POLITICIAN
OPTIMISM

“Every thought is a seed. If you plant crab apples, don't count on harvesting Golden Delicious.”

BILL MEYER
BASEBALL MANAGER, COACH
RIGHT CHOICES

“This is a exciting world. It is cram-packed with opportunity. Great moments wait around every corner.”

RICHARD DAVID DE VOS
UNITY

“Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness.”

LOUISE HART
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF

“Let us speak, though we show all our faults and weaknesses — for it is a sign of strength to be weak, to know it, and out with it.”

HERMAN MELVILLE
NOVELIST, POET
STRENGTH

“We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.”

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
PLAYWRIGHT, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER
RESPONSIBILITY

“The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.”

SOCRATES
PHILOSOPHER
HONESTY

“Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart don't know how to laugh either.”

GOLDA MEIR
PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL
SOUL

“A trying journey can only result in a phenomenal blessing.”

DAWN M. HARVEY
MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER AND AUTHOR
SOUL

“Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.”

HENRY LOUIS MENCKEN
JOURNALIST, SATIRIST, LITERARY CRITIC
LOVE

“Life at its noblest leaves mere happiness far behind; and indeed cannnot endure it.... Happiness is not the object of life: life has no object: it is an end in itself; and courage consists in the readiness to sacrifice happiness for an intenser quality of life.”

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
PLAYWRIGHT, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER
SACRIFICE

“What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.”

PROVERB
HONESTY

“Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.”

ANNE MORROW LINDBERGH
AVIATOR, AUTHOR
UNITY

“For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin - real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life. ”

ALFRED D. SOUZA
WRITER, PHILOSOPHER
LIVE LIFE

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.”

MAYA ANGELOU
POET, DANCER, PRODUCER, PLAYWRIGHT, DIRECTOR, AUTHOR
LIVE YOUR DREAMS

“I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.”

JIMMY DEAN
MUSICIAN, ENTREPRENEUR
PERSISTENCE

“Lying can never save us from another lie.”

VACLAV HAVEL
POET, PLAYWRIGHT, 1ST PRESIDENT OF CZECH REPUBLIC
HONESTY

“I have the greatest weapon, I have hope.”

SOPHIA MENDOZA
MASTER SERGEANT, US ARMY
HOPE

“If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.”

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
PLAYWRIGHT, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER
SHARING

“The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.”

ARISTOTLE
PHILOSOPHER
HONESTY

“I discovered I always have choices and sometimes it's only a choice of attitude.”

JUDITH M. KNOWLTON
AUTHOR
RIGHT CHOICES

“Friendship, love, health, energy, enthusiasm, and joy are the things that make life worth living and exploring.”

DENISE AUSTIN
FITNESS INSTRUCTOR, COLUMNIST
LIVE LIFE

“With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas, thought by thought, choice by choice. ”

OPRAH WINFREY
AMERICAN TELEVISION HOST, PUBLISHER
OPPORTUNITY