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“He who forgives ends the quarrel.”

ANONYMOUS
FORGIVENESS

“Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves.”

JAMES M. BARRIE
NOVELIST, DRAMATIST
SHARING

“The great essentials for happiness in this life are something to do, something to love and something to hope for.”

JOSEPH ADDISON
ENGLISH ESSAYIST, POET, PLAYWRIGHT AND POLITICIAN.
HOPE

“To decide, to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.”

ABBIE M. DALE
RESPONSIBILITY

“Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.”

HORACE GREELEY
EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
CHARACTER

“Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.”

WILLARD MARRIOTT
BUSINESSMAN, ENTREPRENEUR, FOUNDER OF MARRIOTT HOTELS
DEDICATION

“Tomorrow is not a promise, but a chance.”

RACHEL JOY SCOTT
STUDENT, FIRST VICTIM OF THE COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL MASSACRE
OPTIMISM

“Forgive many things in others; nothing in yourself.”

AUSONUIS
ROMAN POET
FORGIVENESS

“The soul, uneasy and confin'd from home, Rests and expatiates in a life to come. ”

ALEXANDER POPE
POET, CRITIC, TRANSLATOR
SOUL

“Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.”

NORMAN B. RICE
FORMER MAYOR OF SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
CARING

“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity.”

JOSEPH ADDISON
ENGLISH ESSAYIST, POET, PLAYWRIGHT AND POLITICIAN.
PREPARATION

“Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.”

ANTHONY J. D'ANGELO
FOUNDER OF THE COLLEGIATE EMPOWERMENT COMPANY
CARING

“It is impossible to go through life without trust: that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.”

GRAHAM GREENE
NOVELIST, PLAYWRIGHT, CRITIC
TRUST

“Morale is the state of mind. It is steadfastness and courage and hope. It is confidence and zeal and loyalty. It is élan, esprit de corps and determination.”

GEORGE C. MARSHALL
U.S. ARMY GENERAL
HOPE

“Trust and honesty is an investment you put in people.”

RACHEL JOY SCOTT
STUDENT, FIRST VICTIM OF THE COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL MASSACRE
TRUST

“Forgive, son; men are men; they needs must err.”

EURIPIDES
GREEK TRAGEDIAN
FORGIVENESS

“Life is the soul's nursery.”

WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
NOVELIST
SOUL

“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”

JOHN R. WOODEN
BASKETBALL COACH, AUTHOR
PERSISTENCE

“Patience is a kind of love. A love that is its own explanation in bewildered circumstance. It is an old, old woman placing a wrinkled-parchment hand against the cheek of a reckless child. Because her heart is too wise to make room for reproach. Too full to find place for offense. ”

PAVITHRA MEHTA
PATIENCE

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.”

JOSEPH ADDISON
ENGLISH ESSAYIST, POET, PLAYWRIGHT AND POLITICIAN.
PATIENCE

“Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.”

ANTHONY J. D'ANGELO
FOUNDER OF THE COLLEGIATE EMPOWERMENT COMPANY
CLASS AND GRACE

“Libraries are reservoirs of strength, grace and wit, reminders of order, calm and continuity, lakes of mental energy, neither warm nor cold, light nor dark. The pleasure they give is steady, unorgastic, reliable, deep and long-lasting.”

DR. GERMAINE GREER
WRITER
LEARNING

“Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen.”

PETER MARSHALL
RIGHT CHOICES

“I admire those who trust and are trustworthy.”

RACHEL JOY SCOTT
STUDENT, FIRST VICTIM OF THE COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL MASSACRE
TRUST

“Friendship is love with understanding.”

PROVERB
FRIENDSHIP

“The soul was never put in the body to stand still.”

JOHN WEBSTER
DRAMATIST
SOUL

“There is a courage of happiness as well as a courage of sorrow.”

ALFRED ADLER
PSYCHIATRIST
COURAGE

“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.”

ANTHONY J. D'ANGELO
FOUNDER OF THE COLLEGIATE EMPOWERMENT COMPANY
OPTIMISM

“You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.”

WAYNE GRETZKY
RETIRED PROFESSIONAL ICE HOCKEY PLAYER
AMBITION

“What if you gave someone a gift, and they neglected to thank you for it - would you be likely to give them another? Life is the same way. In order to attract more of the blessings that life has to offer, you must truly appreciate what you already have.”

RALPH MARSTON
APPRECIATION

“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.”

LUCIUS ANNAEUS SENECA
STOIC PHILOSOPHER, WRITER, TUTOR
FRIENDSHIP