“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me” Erma Bombeck
“I am only one, but I am still one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.” Helen Keller.
“Good humor matters, optimism matters, but we cannot write the rules of life, and sometimes courage and resilience will matter most of all” Jennifer Worth
“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway” John Wayne
“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” Martin Luther King Jr.
“Action is a great restorer & builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps yours actions will be successful; perhaps different actions will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.” Norman Vincent Peale
“If you add a little to a little, and then do it again, soon that little shall be much” Hesiod
“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it” Helen Keller
“It’s okay if you fall down and lose your spark. Just make sure that when you get back up, you rise as the whole damn fire.” Colette Werden
“There are admirable potentialities in every human being. Believe in your strength and your truth. Learn to repeat endlessly to yourself ‘It all depends on me’ ” Andre Gide
“It’s never to late to become who you want to be. I hope you live a life that you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the courage to start over” ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
“I sometimes fell short of being the best, but I never fell short of giving it my best.”
“No one can tell you how high to fly or how much to dream. It’s different for each eagle. Only God and you know how far you’ll go. You alone will answer that. The only thing that limits you is the edge of your imagination”