"We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same."
by Carlos Castaneda
"There ain't nothing from the outside can lick any of us."
by Margaret Mitchell
"You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you."
by Joseph Joubert
"One day in retrospect the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful."
by Sigmund Freud
"None will improve your lot if you yourself do not."
by Bertolt Brecht
"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end."
by Ursula K. Le Guin
"Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together."
by Vincent van Gogh
"None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone."
by Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Courage is the human virtue that counts most - courage to act on limited knowledge and insufficient evidence. That's all any of us have."
by Robert Frost
"In every person who comes near you, look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes."
by John Ruskin
"Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control. These three alone lead to sovereign power."
by Alfred Tennyson
To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything." by Joan Didion