The older I get, the more I realize the importance of walking away from people and situations which threaten my peace of mind, self-respect, values, and self-worth.
To make a difference in someone’s life, you don’t have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful, or perfect. You just have to care.
My scars tell a story. They are reminders of when life tried to break me, but failed.
Some people want a big house, a fast car, and lots of money. Others just want a tiny cabin in the woods away from those kinds of people.
Some of the best advice I’ve been given: “Don’t take criticism from people you would never go to for advice.”
A week of Mark Twain… The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… Never argue with stupid people. They will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… The truth must be served like a coat, and not thrown in the face like a wet towel. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… Let us live so that when come to die, even the undertaker will be sorry. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… The two things we’ll regret on the deathbed are that we are little loved and little traveled. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been. ~Mark Twain
A week of Mark Twain… If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. ~Mark Twain
As long as you feel pain, you're still alive. As long as you make mistakes, you're still human. And as long as you keep trying, there's still hope.
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If you can’t do anything about it, then let it go. Don’t be a prisoner to things you can’t change.
Excuses make today easy and tomorrow hard. Discipline makes today hard and tomorrow easy.
It’s never too late to be what you might have been. ~George Eliot
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. ~Francis of Assisi
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. ~Vince Lombardi