We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.

Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.

The best path to happiness is learning to change as rapidly as life does.

Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.

I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.

Thinking will not overcome fear, but action will.

The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.

Learn to appreciate what you have before time makes you appreciate what you had.

We find comfort among those who agree with us—growth among those who don’t.

As one person I cannot change the world, but I can change the world of one person.

Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.

The trick is to be grateful when your mood is high and graceful when it is low.

Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.

Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.

Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.

If you want to feel rich, just count the things you have that money can’t buy.