To be seeing the world made new every morning, as if it were the morning of the first day, and then to make the most of it for the individual soul, as if it were the last day – is the daily curriculum of the mind’s desire. - Dr. John H. Finley
Without an extensive root system, even the tallest, mightiest tree would topple. Without learning, discipline, integrity, commitment, persistence, patience and effort, even the most magnificent dream would crumble. - Ralph S. Marston, Jr.
Respectable men and women content with the good and easy living are missing some of the most important things in life. Unless you give yourself to some great cause you haven’t even begun to live. - William P. Merrill
Example has more followers than reason. We unconsciously imitate what pleases us, and approximate to the characters we most admire. A generous habit of thought and action carries with it an incalculable influence. - Christian Bovee
I don’t get upset over things I can control, because if I can control them there’s no sense in getting upset. And I don't get upset over things I can’t control, because if I can’t control them there’s no sense in getting upset. - Mickey Rivers