Benjamin Carson

If people could make me angry, they could control me. Why should I give someone else such power over my life?

Benjamin Carson2017-07-31T12:28:27-05:00

Ann Whitford Paul

You can’t change the world by complaining or withdrawing, but you can write another story.

Ann Whitford Paul2017-07-30T22:42:51-05:00

Lee A. Iacocca

When kids ask me for advice on how to do well in school, I always tell them: Stop watching so much TV and start reading at night.

Lee A. Iacocca2017-07-30T22:31:09-05:00

Abigail Adams

The odds are very good that worrying is a waste of time. And besides, worrying won’t change what happens anyway, will it?

Abigail Adams2017-08-16T14:22:56-05:00

Carlo Collodi

Don’t listen to the advice of bad companions; if you do, you will repeat it!

Carlo Collodi2017-07-30T13:47:24-05:00

Victor Hugo

Good actions are the invisible hinges on the doors of heaven.

Victor Hugo2017-07-29T12:28:34-05:00

St. Basil

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

St. Basil2017-07-29T12:26:17-05:00


It’s not what happens to you, but how you react that matters.


Louisa May Alcott

Mind grammar, spelling, and punctuation, use short words, and express as briefly as you can your meaning.

Louisa May Alcott2017-07-29T10:37:14-05:00

Louise Fitzhugh

It won’t do you a bit of good to know everything, if you don’t do anything about it.

Louise Fitzhugh2017-07-27T22:24:04-05:00

Vince Lombardi

The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.

Vince Lombardi2017-07-26T22:19:29-05:00

Lloyd Jones

Those who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed.

Lloyd Jones2017-07-24T22:41:33-05:00

Don Marquis

Successful people aren’t born that way. They become successful by establishing the habit of doing things unsuccessful people don’t like to do. The successful people don’t always like doing these things themselves; they just get on and do them.

Don Marquis2019-04-26T01:49:45-05:00

Victor Hugo

Laughter is sunshine; it chases winter from the human face.

Victor Hugo2017-07-22T10:52:37-05:00


Wherever there is a human being there is opportunity for a kindness.


Henry James

Three things are in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.

Henry James2017-07-20T20:33:52-05:00

Matthew Kelly

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul. We become the books we read.

Matthew Kelly2017-07-19T13:26:35-05:00

Hal Elrod

The benefits of morning exercise are too many to ignore. From waking you up and enhancing your mental activity, to helping you sustain higher levels of energy throughout the day, exercising soon after rising can improve your life in many ways.

Hal Elrod2017-07-19T10:00:21-05:00


Precepts or maximums are of great weight; and a few useful ones at hand do more toward a happy life than whole volumes that we know not where to find.

Habits to Discover Success