Favorite Quotes

Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. ~ Mother Teresa

Intense love does not measure, it just gives. ~ Mother Teresa

When it’s all over, it’s not who you were, it’s whether or not you made a difference. ~ Bob Dole

I feel the more I know God, that He would sooner we did wrong in loving than never love for fear we would do wrong. ~ Father Andrew

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. ~ Anne Frank

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. ~ Micheal Jordan

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. ~ Babe Ruth

My hope still is to leave the world a bit better than when I got here. ~ Jim Henson

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. ~ Thomas Jefferson

It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not. ~ Andre Gide

Most people write off their longing for friends and family as so many losses in their lives, when they should count the fact that their heart is able to long so hard and to love so much as among their greatest blessings. ~ Etty Hillesum

Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things. ~ T.S. Eliot

When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a bit of talent left and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me.’ ~ Erma bombeck

It is not only the most difficult thing to know oneself, but also the most inconvenient one, too. ~ H.W. Shaw

We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us… ~ Marcel Proust

You can’t undo anything you’ve already done, but you can face up to it. You can tell the truth. You can seek forgiveness. And then let God do the rest. ~ Not known

I hated every minute of training, but I said, ”Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” ~ Muhammad Ali

Freedom is the right to do what you ought to do, not what you want to do. ~ Unknown