Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.
Whatever you do in life, surround yourself with smart people who'll argue with you.
Have compassion for everyone you meet, even if they don't want it. What seems conceit, bad manners, or cynicism is a sign of things no ears have heard, no eyes have seen. You do not know what wars are going on down there where the spirit meets the bone.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
There is such a love, a love that creates value in what is loved. There is a love that turns rag dolls into priceless treasures. There is a love that fastens itself onto ragged little creatures, for reasons that no one could ever quite figure out, and makes them precious and valued beyond calculation. This is love beyond reason. This is the love of God.
Know that you are the perfect age. Each year is special and precious, for you shall only live it once. Be comfortable with growing older.
The Christian truth is attractive and persuasive because it responds to humanity's deepest needs.
The death of rock was not a natural death. Rock did not die of old age. It was murdered.