It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal.
Helen Keller quotes
All the world's a stage, and the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances, and one man in his time plays many parts.
William Shakespeare quotes
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Anatole France quotes
Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.
Kahlil Gibran quotes
After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery. It's better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe. Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
Sophia Loren quotes
The really idle man get nowhere. The perpetually busy man does not get much farther.
Ogilvie, Sr. Heneage quotes
Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it.
Rene Descartes quotes
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.
Henry David Thoreau quotes
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter…a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
Henri Matisse quotes
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die