• Wit

    I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.

    ~ Oscar Wilde

  • Sweat

    If you do the work you get rewarded. There are no shortcuts in life.

    ~ Michael Jordan

  • Remembrance

    They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:

    Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

    At the going down of the sun and in the morning

    We will remember them.

    ~ Robert Laurence Binyon

  • Excel

    Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.

    ~Steve Jobs

  • Satisfaction

    If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.

  • Reader

    Ideally a book would have no order to it, and the reader would have to discover his own.

    ~ Mark Twain

  • Foolishness

    There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.

    ~ Kierkegaard

  • Gratitude

    I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.

    ~ Henry David Thoreau

  • Beauty

    There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.

    ~ Robert Graves

  • Choice

    What then is freedom?

    The power to live as one wishes.

    ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero