You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.
— Sam Levenson
Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.
— Sam Levenson
I’m going to stop putting things off, starting tomorrow!
— Sam Levenson
The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
— Sam Levenson
Love at first sight is easy to understand; it’s when two people have been looking at each other for a lifetime that it becomes a miracle.
— Sam Levenson
Any kid who has two parents who are interested in him and has a houseful of books isn’t poor.
— Sam Levenson
Nothing is work unless you’d rather be doing something else.
— George Halas
One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.
— Golda Meir
The greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity or power, but self-rejection.
— Henri Nouwen
Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know.
— Daniel J. Boorstin
As a body everyone is single, as a soul never.
— Hermann Heese
Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.
— Sam Levenson
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald
Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.
— Ambrose Pierce
If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.
— Thomas A. Edison
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
— William Shakespeare
There are as many opinions as there are experts.
— Franklin D. Roosevelt
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive!
— Walter Scott
As I grow older I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
— Andrew Carnegie
Fortune favors the audacious.
— Desiderius Erasmus
If you are depressed you are living in the past. If you are anxious you are living in the future. If you are at peace you are living in the present.
— Lao Tsu
Genius might be the ability to say a profound thing in a simple way.
— Charles Bukowski
It has been an ache and a joy both to look over this big shoulder of mine at all my yesterdays.
— Ethel Waters
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
— Virginia Woolf
Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.
— Robert Collier
Man is born to live and not to prepare to live.
— Boris Pasternak
A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
— Michael de Montaigne
You get what you concentrate upon. There is no other main rule.
— Jane Roberts
Catastrophe is the essence of the spiritual path, a series of breakdowns allowing us to discover the threads that weave all of life into a whole cloth.
— Roshi Joan Halifax
Nine to five is how you survive
— Sean Corey Carter