If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden where all kinds of flowers can grow.
-- Elisabeth Kbler-Ross, M. D.
If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.
-- Dan Rather with Peter Wyden
There is a crack in everything God has made.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
-- Aldous Huxley
What we call basic truths are simply the ones we discover after all the others.
-- Albert Camus
When anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.
-- Washington Irving
When you aim for perfection, you discover it's a moving target.
-- George Fisher
Between the conscious and the unconscious, the mind has put up a swing: all earth creatures, even the supernovas, sway between these two trees,and it never winds down.
A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
-- Jonathan Swift
It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.
-- Charles Haddon Spurgeon
In the midst of bad luck, man shows what he is made of.
-- Yugoslav Proverb
An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
-- James A. Michener
We find comfort among those who agree with us--growth among those who don't.
-- Frank A. Clark
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
-- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
-- Helen Keller
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.
-- Mahatma Gandhi
Unawareness is the root of all evil.
-- Anonymous Egyptian Monk
Lecturer, entrepreneur and MBA business consultant, John Harricharan is the author of the award-winning book, "When You Can Walk on Water, Take the Boat." Spiritual Simplicity The Real Secret http://www.spiritual-simplicity.com/