All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

It’s not the load that breaks you down; it’s the way you carry it.

Peace of mind is not the absence of conflict from life, but the ability to cope with it.

It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.

Life is the sum of all your choices.

It takes both sunshine and rain to make a rainbow.

Silence is a source of great strength.

You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.

To live is to be willing to die over and over again.

Nobody can do everything, but everybody can do something.

Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

Whenever something negative happens to you, there is a deep lesson concealed within it.

Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.

What matters is the value we’ve created in our lives, the people we’ve made happy and how much we’ve grown as people.

A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.

The place to improve the world is first in one’s own heart and head and hands.

We all have problems. The way we solve them is what makes us different.