The impossible is often the untried. - Jim Goodwin

Don not make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up. - Thomas J. Watson, Sr.

Just remember--when you think all is lost, the future remains. - Bob Goddard

What single ability do we all have? The ability to change. - Leonard Andrews

The gift of happiness belongs to those who unwrap it. - Andrew Dunbar

Everywhere, except in theology, there has been a vigorous growth of skepticism about skepticism itself. - C.S. Lewis

In about the same degree as you are helpful, you will be happy. - Karl Reiland

A fool is someone whose pencil wears out before its eraser does. - Marilyn vos Savant

Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful. - Ann Landers

To do injustice is more disgraceful than to suffer it. - Plato

Beauty is in the heart of the beholder. - Al Bernstein

The human mind is as driven to understand as the body is driven to survive. - Hugh Gilmore

You have not converted a man because you have silenced him. - John Morley

No matter what accomplishments you achieve, somebody helps you. - Althea Gibson

Experience is a hard teacher, it tests first and teaches afterward. - Unknown

To teach is to learn twice. - Joseph Joubert

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye. - The Little Prince

Love at first sight is no miracle. When two people have been looking at each other for years that's a miracle. - Unknown

Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes. - Cervantes

To see what is right and not do it is want of courage. - Confucius

People seldom become famous for what they say until after they are famous for what they've done. - Cullen Hightower

A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner, so if one's life is cold and bare he can blame no one but himself. - Louis L'Amour

May I govern my passion with absolute sway, And grow wiser and better as my strength wears away. - Walter Pope

A sacred burden is this life ye bear: Look on it, lift it, bear it solemnly, Stand up and walk beneath it steadfastly. Fail not for sorrow, falter not for sin, But onward, upward, till the goal ye win. - Frances Anne Kemble, addressed to the Young Gentlemen leaving the Lenox Academy, Mass.

In my walks, every man I meet is my superior in some way, and in that I learn from him. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment. - George Sala

Courage can't see around corners, but goes around them anyway. - Mignon McLaughlin

None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free. - Goethe

Go Through And Grow Through

Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds. - William Shakespeare

Who spits against heaven, it falls in his face. - Anonymous

How else but through a broken heart May Lord Christ enter in. - Oscar Wilde

The devil comes where money is; where it is not he comes twice. - Swedish Proverb

Errors, like straws, upon the surface flow; He who would search for pearls must dive down below. - John Dryden

The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything. - Bishop W.C. Magee

We can forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. - Plato

Once I drew like Raphael but it has taken me a lifetime to draw like a child. - Pablo Picasso

There is no other way of guarding oneself against flattery than by letting men understand that they will not offend you by speaking the truth; but when everyone can tell you the truth, you lose their respect. - Niccolo Machiavelli

A book, tight shut, is but a block of paper. - Chinese proverb

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. - Quotations of Courage & Vision

To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own. - Abraham Lincoln

You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him. - James D. Miles

It is only about things that do not interest one that one can give a really unbiased opinion, which is no doubt the reason why an unbiased opinion is always valueless. - Oscar Wilde

I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it. - Frank A. Clark

The man who bows the lowest in the presence of God stands the straightest in the presence of sin. -Author Unknown OK, so if psychics are real, why do they have to ask you for your name? - Stephen Wright

The optimist already sees the scar over the wound; the pessimist still sees the wound beneath the scar. - Ernst Schroder

A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice. - Thomas Paine

When you say a situation or a person is hopeless, you are slamming the door in the face of God. - Reverend Charles Allen

Packed in my skin from head to toe Is one I know and do not know. - Edwin Muir

The timid folk beseech me, the wise ones warn me, They say that I shall never grow to stand so high. But I shall climb among hills of vanished lightning, And stand knee deep in thunder with my head against the sky. - Winifred Willes

Ten armchair theoreticians cannot match one doer. - Anonymous

Doing an injury puts you below your enemy; revenging one makes you even with him; forgiving sets you above him. - Nylic Review

A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain. - Samuel Johnson

A great fear, when it is ill-managed, is the parent of superstition; but a discreet and well-guided fear produces religion. - Jeremy Taylor

One of the greatest artifices the devil uses to engage men in vice and debauchery, is to fasten names of contempt on certain virtues, and thus fill weak souls with a foolish fear of passing for scrupulous, should they desire to put them in practice. - Blaise Pascal

A man may go to heaven with half the pains it cost him to purchase hell. - Henry Fielding

Heaven is not to be looked upon only as the reward, but the natural effect, of a religious life. - Joseph Addison

Fate is not the ruler, but the servant of Providence. - Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

Our lives are a manifestation of what we think about God. - Anonymous

Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that. - Jean Baptiste Henri Lacordaire

Justice is truth in action. - Joseph Joubert

Love must be learned again and again... Hate needs no instruction, but waits only to be provoked. - Katherine Anne Porter

Human things must be known to be loved: but Divine things must be loved to be known. - Blaise Pascal

There is a difficulty about disagreeing with God. He is the source from which all your reasoning power comes: you could not be right and He wrong any more than a stream can rise higher than its own source... you are arguing against the very power that makes you able to argue at all. - C.S. Lewis

Good had but one enemy, the evil; but the evil has two enemies, the good and itself. - Johannes von Muller

Evil is only good perverted. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Remember change and change for the better are often two different things. - Unknown

There is no love which does not become help. - Paul Tillich

Humility is strong, not bold; quiet, not speechless; sure, not arrogant. - Estelle Smith

A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul. - Dwight L. Moody

How cruelly sweet are the echoes that start, When memory plays an old tune on the heart! - Eliza Cook

The faith that will shut the mouths of lions must be more than a pious hope that they will not bite. - Missionary Tidings

The proud man counts his newspaper clippings--the humble man his blessings. - Bishop Fulton J. Sheen

Love sought is good, but given unsought is better. - William Shakespeare

If man is not made for God, why is he happy only in God? - Blaise Pascal

I had a thousand questions to ask God; but when I met Him they all fled and didn't seem to matter. - Christopher Morley

Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor. - German Proverb

To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it. - G.K. Chesterton

Expect people to be better than they are; it helps them to become better. But don't be disappointed when they are not; it helps them to keep trying. - Merry Browne

Do not let the good things in life rob you of the best things. - Buster Rothman

All men are born equal but the tough job is to outgrow it. - Don Leary

The almighty dollar, that great object of universal devotion throughout our land, seems to have no genuine devotees in these peculiar villages. - Washington Irving, on observing a Creole village.

Oh that it were my chief delight, To do the things I ought! Then let me try with all my might To mind what I am taught. - Jane Taylor

Reason saw not, till faith sprung the light. - John Dryden

Faith on a full stomach may be simply contentment - but if you have it when you're hungry, it's genuine. - Frank A. Clark

Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear. - Benedict de Spinoza

Everything that is done in the world is done by hope. No husbandman would sow a grain of corn if he hoped not it would grow up and become seed... Or tradesman would set himself to work if he did not hope to reap benefit thereby. - Martin Luther

Here is a test to see if your mission on earth is finished. If you are alive, it isn't. - Francis Bacon

"Friends don't let friends drive drunk". I think we could adopt something like "friends don't want friends to go to hell. - Chuck Gallini

If I were to begin life again, I should want it as it was. I would only open my eyes a little more. - The Journal of J. Renard

If there is anything we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is something that could better be changed in ourselves. - C.G. Jung

The defect of equality is that we desire it only with our superiors. - Henry Becque

God gave us our memories so that we might have roses in December. - James M. Barrie

Some are atheists by neglect; others are so by affectation; they that think there is no God at some times do not think so at all times. - Benjamin Whichcote

May the road rise to meet you May the wind be always at your back May the sun shine warm upon your face And the rain fall soft upon your fields And until we meet again May God hold you in the palm of His hand. - Irish blessing

We choose to go to the moon, not because it's easy but because it's hard. - John F. Kennedy

The religion of the atheist has a God-shaped blank at its heart. - H.G. Wells

Most men forget God all day and ask Him to remember them at night. - Anonymous

A self-made man? Yes, and worships his creator. - Henry Austin Clapp

Anyone can devise a plan by which good people go to heaven. Only God can devise a plan whereby sinners, which are His enemies, can go to heaven. - Lewis Sperry Chafer

'Tis not where we lie, but whence we fell; The loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell. - Pedro Calderon de la Barca

The real problem is in the hearts and minds of men. It is not a problem of physics but of ethics. It is easier to denature plutonium than to denature the evil from the spirit of man. - Albert Einstein

We cannot do evil to others without doing it to ourselves. - Joseph Francois Eduard Desmahis

The tree of deepest root is found, Least willing still to quit the ground: 'Twas therefore said by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years; So much, that in our latter stages, When pain grows sharp and sickness rages, The greatest love of life appears. - Lady Thrale

One can have knowledge without having wisdom, but one cannot have wisdom without having knowledge. - R.C. Sproul

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare. - Mark Twain

A wise man is one who has finally discovered that there are some questions to which nobody has the answer. - Unknown

When something important is going on, silence is a lie. - A.M. Rosenthal

Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand. - Bodie Thoene

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. - Epictetus

The 7 Modern Sins: Politics without principles, Pleasures without conscience, Wealth without work, Knowledge without character, Industry without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice. - Canon Frederic Donaldson

God made man a little lower than the angels, and he has been getting a little lower ever since. - Will Rogers

God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist. - St. Augustine

A God all mercy, is a God unjust. - Israel Zangwill

They that worship God merely from fear, Would worship the devil too, if he appear. - Anonymous

I do not believe in that word fate. It is the refuge of every self-confessed failure. - Andrew Soutar