Reminder: Words of Wisdom


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I’d like to share a few of my favorites with you:

“Only those that risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”
–T.S. Elliot

“Too many people miss the silver lining because they are too busy expecting the gold.”
–Maurice Setter

“Always be a little kinder than necessary.”
–Sir James M. Barrier

“Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.”
–Malcolm Forbes

“If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.”
–Erica Jong

“You aim for what you want and if you don’t get it you don’t get it, but if you don’t aim you don’t get anything.”
–Francine Prose

“Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.”
–Oscar Wilde

“Beauty is one of the rare things that do not lead to doubt of God.”
–Jean Anouilh

“If you compare yourself to others, you may become vain or bitter, for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself.”
–Max Ehrmann

“Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many, not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”
–Charles Dickens

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do, are in harmony.”
–Mahatma Gandhi

“The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.”
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

Please feel free to help inspire all of us with your own words of wisdom. Which quote resonated most with you today?