“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”

-Mahatma Gandhi

“Be a lamp. Or a lifeboat. Or a ladder.”

-Jalaluddin Rumi

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”

-Mother Theresa

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.”

-Robert Byrne

“The [wo]man who moves a mountain begins
by carrying away small stones.”


“As you grow older you will discover you have two hands,
one for helping yourself and one for helping others.”

-Audrey Hepburn

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent
about things that matter.”

-Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong.
But all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists.”

-Thomas L. Friedman

“What you’re supposed to do when you don’t like a thing
is change it.”

-Maya Angelou

“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.”

-Elie Wiesel

“I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything.
But I can do something.”

-Edward Everett Hale

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.”

-Emily Dickinson

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.”

-Alice Walker

“Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.”

-Ray T. Bennett