A good name is the best of all treasures

- French Proverbs

A good anvil does not fear the hammer

- French Proverbs

Good blood always shows itself

- French Proverbs

Wine hath drowned more men than sea.

- Thomas Fuller

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

- Marcus Aurelius

Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.

- Roy T. Bennett

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.

- Martha Washington

It is good people who make good places.

- Anna Sewell

Just because one person's problem is less traumatic than another's doesn't mean they're required to hurt less

- J.A. Redmerski

Because you wanted to control the world that hurt you, but I wanted to change it. I'm not interested in power or an empire. I have a bigger dream

- Karli Morgenthau

Turn your obstacles into opportunities and your problems into possibilities.

- Roy T. Bennett

I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.

- Abraham Lincoln

Don't try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.

- Philip K. Dick

I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection.

- Thomas Paine

Attitude is a little thing that can make a big difference.

- Anonymous

True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future

- Seneca

Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude.

- Roy T. Bennett

I am a part of all that I have met.

- Alfred Tennyson

Don't waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear.

- Paulo Coelho

It isn't what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.

- Dale Carnegie

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.

- Kurt Vonnegut

Be careful what you tolerate. You are teaching people how to treat you.

- Anonymous