Keep your mind on the things you want and off the things youdon't want.
Hannah Whitall Smith (1833 - 1911)
Source: My diary
Contributed by: jagadish
The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.
Contributed by: Zaady
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.
Of all hateful occupations, housekeeping is to my mind the most hateful.
Source: Philadelphia Quaker by Logan Pearsall Smith
An idea is a curious thing. It will not work unless you do.
Unless you're lead dog, the scenery never changes.
You can't get to second base keeping one foot on first.
You will never be able to discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
We were made to be human beings here, and when people try to be anything else, they generally get into some sort of scrapes.
There are people who make things happen, and there are those who watch things happen. And there are those who wonder what happened.
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