To anyone that ever told you you’re no good… They’re no better.
Nothing is more common than unsuccessful men of talent.
Theodore Thornton Munger,
“Traveling makes one modest: one sees what a tiny place one occupies in the world.”
The Letters of Gustave Flaubert, 1830-1857
It’s not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It’s our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless.
“Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they’re yours.”
We have to learn to be our own best friend because we fall too easily into the trap of being our own worst enemies.
“Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.”
Sheri L. Dew