(1613-1680, French classical writer)
There are many ways to measure success; not the least of which is the way your child describes you when talking to a friend.
We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.
(1809-1865, American President (16th))
A man's true wealth is the good he does in the world.
(c.570-c.632, Mecca spiritual leader)
*** Good Morning ***
When we tire of well-worn ways, we seek for new. This restless craving in the souls of men spurs them to climb, and to seek the mountain view.
-- Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible -- and achieve it, generation after generation.
~ Pearl S. Buck (1892-1973) American Writer.
(BC 600-?, Chinese philosopher, founder of Taoism).
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many—not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
~ Charles Dickens (1812-1870) English Novelist.