One of the most lasting pleasures you can experience is the feeling that comes over you when you genuinely forgive an enemy -- whether he knows about it or not.
You may forget with whom you laughed, but you will never forget with whom you wept.
What a lot we lost when we stopped writing letters. You can't reread a phone call.
You can't shake hands with a clenched fist.
Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it's strengthened by use.
One of the secrets of life is to make stepping stones out of stumbling blocks.
Every passing day is one that is gone forever. Make sure it is one in which you have done something for others, especially those who cannot do for themselves.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
You can't base your life on other people's expectations.
If you can remain calm, you don't have all the facts.