The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished, and glorified through the furnace of tribulation.Edward Chapin
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.Mahatma Gandhi
Anyone that's ever had their kitchen done over knows that it never gets done as soon as you wish it would.Ronald Reagan
For 10 years of my life, 3 times a day, I thanked the Lord for what I was about to receive and thanked him again for what I had just received, and then we lost touch and I suddenly thought, where is he nowTom Stoppard
Have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves ... Don't search for the answers, which could not be given to you now, because you would not be able to live them. And the point it, to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps, then, someday far in the future, you will gradually, without even noticing it, live your way into the answer.Rainer Maria Rilke
Among those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, but among those whom I love, I can all of them make me laugh.W. H. Auden
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved.
An improper mind is a perpetual feast.