A place to remind you the simple things in life that really matter.

My Favorite Quotes

Dr. Seuss
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind."
— Dr. Seuss

Mark Twain
"If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything."
— Mark Twain

Abraham Lincoln
"It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt."
— Abraham Lincoln

Mark Twain
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
— Mark Twain
Maya Angelou
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
— Maya Angelou

Ralph Waldo Emerson
"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Malcolm X
"If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything."
— Malcolm X

Mark Twain
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."
— Mark Twain

Mother Teresa
"If you judge people, you have no time to love them."
— Mother Teresa

Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people."
— Eleanor Roosevelt




William Shakespeare
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."
— William Shakespeare (All's Well That Ends Well)

Mother Teresa
"People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.
If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway.
If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway.
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway.
For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway."
— Mother Teresa
André Gide
"It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not."
— André Gide

Anaïs Nin
"We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are."
— Anaïs Nin

Bill Gates
"Be nice to nerds. Chances are you'll end up working for one."
— Bill Gates

Albert Einstein
"If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself."
— Albert Einstein

Abraham Lincoln
"People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be."
— Abraham Lincoln

Mother Teresa
"Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love."
— Mother Teresa

Mark Twain
"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education."
— Mark Twain

Maya Angelou
"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."
— Maya Angelou

John Lennon
"Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted."
— John Lennon




E.E. Cummings
"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."
— E.E. Cummings

Groucho Marx
"I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book."
— Groucho Marx

Bill Cosby
"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone."
— Bill Cosby

Mark Twain
"Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it."
— Mark Twain

Mark Twain
"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great."
— Mark Twain
Marilyn Monroe
"If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty."
— Marilyn Monroe

Mark Twain
"Classic' - a book which people praise and don't read."
— Mark Twain

David Sedaris
"If you're looking for sympathy you'll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary."
— David Sedaris (Barrel Fever: Stories and Essays)

Ralph Waldo Emerson
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us."
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Albert Einstein
"Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous."
— Albert Einstein (The World As I See It)

Albert Einstein
"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
— Albert Einstein





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