"Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile."
"Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous - not just to some people in some circumstances - but to everyone all the time."
-Thomas J. Watson
"If you have not often felt the joy of doing a kind act, you have neglected much, and most of all yourself."
"You have not lived a perfect day, unless you have done something for someone who will never be able to repay you."
"People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing that's why we recommend it daily."
- Zig Ziglar
"The greatest composer does not sit down to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working."
- Ernest Newman
"A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one."
- Mary Kay Ash
"When a goal matters enough to a person, that person will find a way to accomplish what at first seemed impossible."
- Nido Qubein
The question for each man is not what he would do if he had the means, time, influence and educational advantages, but what he will do with the things he has.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
"The only way to live is to accept each minute as an unrepeatable miracle, which is exactly what it is - a miracle and unrepeatable."
- Margaret Storm Jameson
"The next time it begins to rain... lie down on your belly, nestle your chin into the grass, and get a frog's-eye view of how raindrops fall... The sight of hundreds of blades of grass bowing down and popping back up like piano keys strikes me as one of the merriest sights in the world."
- Malcolm Margolin
"The world is full of poetry. The air is living with its spirit; and the waves dance to the music of its melodies, and sparkle in its brightness."
"Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles."
- Bob Richards