Sometimes you just have to take the leap and build your wings on the way down.

You reached for my hand and touched my heart.

It's impossible to win at all if no risk is taken.

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get. --

The secret to a rich life, is to have more beginnings than endings. --

One of the joys of maturity is realizing that it is perfectly all right to give up trying to control everything and accept what is.

The probability of someone watching you is directly related to the stupidity of your actions. --

If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.

Without sorrow there would be no meaning in joy. Without joy there would be no hope in sorrow.

The only one thing I can change is myself, but sometimes that makes all of the difference

REAL LOVE... Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility.

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Success is never final and failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts.

They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.

Although we cannot change the direction of the wind, we can adjust our sails.

The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.

It only takes a few seconds to open profound wounds in persons we love, and that it takes many years to heal them.

The heart has it's reasons that reason does not know.

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

Nothing is really over until the moment you stop trying.

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

To handle yourself, use your head; To handle others, use your heart.

Where the heart is willing, it will find a thousand ways; but where it is unwilling, it will find a thousand excuses.

A chip on the shoulder is too heavy a piece of baggage to carry through life.

Choose being kind over being right, and you'll be right every time.

To find the right person, you have to be the right person.

Live each day as if it were your first day of marriage and your last day of vacation.

A man of quality is not threatened by a woman of equality.

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Advice is free: The right answer will cost plenty.

Strength and courage aren't always measured in medals and victories. They are measured in the struggles we overcome. The strongest people are not always the people who win, but the people who don't give up when they lose.

In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. --

Blowing out someone else's candle doesn't make yours burn any brighter.

Happiness often sneaks in a door you didn't know you left open.

There is a destiny that makes us (family); none goes (his/her) way alone. All that we send into the lives of others comes back into our own.

In life, there comes a time
When one must fight, and one must climb
When one must rise and take a stand,
Or leave their butt prints in the sand.

Live as you will wish to have lived when you are dying.

In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends.< BR>

The significant problems we face cannot be solved by the same level of thinking that created them.

Character is the ability to maintain a resolution, after the spirit in which it was made has passed.

In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.

Watch your thoughts, for they become your words; Watch your words, for they become your actions; Watch your actions, for they become your habits; Watch your habits, for they become your character; Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny. --

Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade.

Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.