We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Sometimes people are beautiful.
Not in looks.
Not in what they say.
Just in what they are.
It is necessary for us to learn from others’ mistakes. You will not live long enough to make them all yourself.
Adm. Hyman G. Rickover
All of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon – instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
This thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Only when the last tree has been felled, the last river poisoned and the last fish caught, man will know, that he cannot eat money.
Old indian chief somewhere in the U.S.