Socrates

"One does not achieve true wisdom until he realizes just how ignorant he really is." Socrates

Unknown

"Only a fool takes offense where offense is meant, and only a fool takes offense where no offense is meant." Unknown

Charlie Wakamatsu

"In regards to communication, it’s not the lack thereof or the miscommunication that happens from time to time that’s the issue of concern, it’s the demeanor with which we communicate that’s the issue."

Unknown

"In Ukraine there is a saying, “Tell me who your friend is, and I will tell you who you are."

Randy Pausch, The last lecture

"Experience is what you get when you don’t get what you wanted.  And it can be the most valuable thing you have to offer." Randy Pausch,  The last lecture

Hyrum Smith

"Pain is inevitable, misery is optional." Hyrum Smith

Mother Teresa

"We shall never know all the good a simple smile can do." Mother Teresa

Unknown

"It is in the darkest hours that the stars shine the brightest."

Mahatma Gandhi

"You must be the change you want to see in the world." Mahatma Gandhi

Charlie Wakamatsu

"Don’t worry so much about unintentionally hurting the feelings of others as misunderstandings are fairly easy to fix.  It’s the intentionally hurting the feelings of others that you have to worry about."

Unknown

"If we don’t try, we don’t do.  If we don’t do, then why are we here?"

Unknown

"Every time you see a turtle on a fence post, you know that he had help getting there."

Unknown

"If I treated you the same way that you treat yourself, would we still be friends?"

Abraham Lincoln

"Am I not destroying my enemies when I make them my friends?" Abraham Lincoln

Jessica Stokes

"I think there is a hero in everyone, we just need to find it." Jessica Stokes

Charlie Wakamatsu

"Of the many voices and choices that confront us in this world, one principle holds fast and stands true;  We are free to choose paths that lead to excellence and success, and we are free to choose paths that lead to destruction and failure."

Unknown

"On what thoughts do you spend your time and money on?" Unknown

Unknown

"If you can imagine the worst, you can imagine the best."

Unknown

"What you think may be a problem is actually an opportunity for growth."

Benjamin Franklin

"A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle." Benjamin Franklin

Unknown

"We are, all the while becoming.  We all will go somewhere in life, however, it’s best to have a destination in which we plan, chart, and aim our way to that destination." Unknown

Unknown 3

"It’s the little decisions you make everyday that lead to big outcomes later." Unknown

Unknown

"What you think about comes about."

Unknown

"If you judge people, you don’t have time to love them."

Rex Hudler

"Be a fountain, not a drain." Rex Hudler

William Arthur Ward

"Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige.  It is discovered in goodness, humility, service and character." William Arthur Ward

Chinese Proverb

"You can’t prevent birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair." Chinese Proverb

Unknown

"It’s not what we receive in life that enriches us, its what we give."

Arthur Schopenhauer

"We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people." Arthur Schopenhauer

Unknown

"If you look for the negative or positive in someone, including yourself, you will find it."

Unknown

"No matter what you do or don’t do, you will get good at it." Unknown

Unknown

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

Thomas Edison

"It has been my experience that those who get ahead do so by those who waste their time." Thomas Edison

Unknown

"The only disability a person can have is that of a bad attitude."

Unknown

"Many times in life the exam comes first and then the lesson." Unknown

Unknown

"The way to happiness is, the way is happiness."

Charlie Wakamatsu

"Whenever we face trouble, problems, or hardships in life, it forces us to choose what kind of attitude or paradigm we will have." Charlie Wakamatsu

Unknown

"Default is down.  Whenever you are doing something that is hard, you’re going in the right direction!"

Unknown

"I don’t care how much you know until I know how much you care."

Unknown

"Work can be a balm for the soul."

Unknown

"He who never fell never climbed."

Randy Pausch, The last lecture

"Time is all you have.  And you may find one day that you have less than you think." Randy Pausch,  The last lecture

Unknown

"It is in the darkest hours that the stars shine the brightest."

Unknown

"With all of the problems that each of us face in this world, whether great or small, one thing will always, always remain the same no matter what, and that is that we have a choice as to how we choose to deal with these problems." Unknown

Unknown

"Learn to write your hurts in the sand.  Learn to carve your blessings in stone."

Unknown

"Believing is seeing.  If you believe first you will see.  If you wait to see first before you believe, you may never see." Unknown

Leonardo da Vinci

"You can have no dominion greater or less than that over yourself." Leonardo da Vinci

Unknown

"The purpose of life is a life of purpose."

Unknown

"You are most like the 5 people who you hang out with the most."

Unknown

"Try to leave people better off than when you met them."