"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
"Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."
"Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up."
"The past exists only in our memories, the future only in our plans. The present is our only reality."
"If you wish your life were different... do your life differently."