Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed. -S. Jameson

The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it. -William James

Vision without action is a daydream, Action without vision is a nightmare. -Japanese Proverb

In matter of principle, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current. -Thomas Jefferson

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it. -Thomas Jefferson

The minute that you understand that you can poke life and actually something will, you know if you push in, something will pop out the other side, that you can change it, you can mold it. That’s maybe the most important thing. – Steve Jobs

The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows whither he is going. -David Starr Jordan

The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases. -Carl Jung

Nobody, as long as he moves about among the currents of life, is without trouble. -Carl Jung

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens. -Carl Jung

May you live your life as if the maxim of your actions were to become universal law. -Immanuel Kant

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. -Helen Keller

It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision. -Helen Keller

Many people have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. -Helen Keller

When you are right, you cannot be too radical; When you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative. -Martin Luther King, Jr

It is better to perform one’s own duties imperfectly than to master the duties of another. By fulfilling the obligations he is born with, a person never comes to grief. -Krishna from The Bhagavad Gita

Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that. -Jean Babtiste Henri Lacordaire

I believe deeply that we must find, all of us together, a new spirituality. -Dalai Lama

Some of the world’s greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible. -Doug Larson

All men dream but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity; but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes to make it possible. -T. E. Lawrence

You can only live once, but if you live right, once is enough. -Joe E. Lewis

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it. -W. M. Lewis

I have never had a policy. I have simply tried to do what seemed best each day, as each day came. -Abraham Lincoln

And in the end it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln

Beware of rashness, but with energy and sleepless vigilance go forward and give us victories. -Abraham Lincoln

I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better. -Abraham Lincoln

A goal properly set is halfway reached. -Abraham Lincoln

What kind of man would live a life without daring? Is life so sweet that we should criticize men that seek adventure? Is there a better way to die? -Charles Augustus Lindbergh

The heights by great men reached and kept/Were not attained by sudden flight/But they while their companions slept/Were toiling upwards in the night. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

What we see depends mainly on what we look for. -John Lubbock

Success is that old ABC ability, breaks, and courage. -Charles Luckman

Constant dripping hollows out a stone. -Lucretius

How soon ‘not now’ becomes ‘never.’ -Martin Luther

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