Musicians must make music, artists must paint, poets must write if they are to be ultimately at peace with themselves. What human beings can be, they must be. They must be true to their own nature. -Abraham Maslow

There is no old age. There is, as there always was, just you. -Carol Matthau

Unless a person has trained himself for his chance, the chance will only make him ridiculous. A great occasion is worth to man exactly what his preparation enables him to make of it. -J.B. Matthews

Don’t dwell on reality; it will only keep you from greatness. -Rev. Randall R. McBride, Jr.

To use fear as the friend it is, we must retrain and reprogram ourselves. We must persistently and convincingly tell ourselves that the fear is herewith its gift of energy and heightened awareness so we can do our best and learn the most in the new situation. -Peter McWilliams

The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. -Michelangelo

A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. -John Milton

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are. -John Pierpont Morgan

A man always has two reasons for what he does a good one, and the real one. -John Pierpont Morgan

There is only one success to be able to spend your life in your own way. -Christopher Morley

If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. -Isaac Newton

He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. -Friedrich Nietzsche

I love the valiant; but it is not enough to wield a broadsword, one must also know against whom. -Friedrich Nietzsche

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise man grows it under his feet. -James Oppenheim

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