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The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams

“A significant part of showing respect is simply listening. We offer our presence and open ears – listening to the hidden hurts and heartaches, the deepest dreams and desires of one another.” – Rick Warren

“. . . just because we feel a certain way doesn’t make that feeling a fact. It only means that we feel that way. We must learn to press past our feelings.” – Joyce Meyer

“People who are generous are constantly giving things away: courage, money, introductions – whatever is needed. Look around today and see what you have in abundance that others might be lacking.” – David Jeremiah

“The hardnesses of our experiences, which seem to us to be more than we can possibly endure, make the very school of life for us in which we learn our best lessons and grow into whatever beauty and Christlikeness of character we attain.” – Al Bryant

“A word from the wise – from those who have had experience in life – is far more valuable than many realize. If we are wise we will take it and make use of it, thus saving ourselves much time and grief.” – Dorothea S. Kopplin

“Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.” – Jack Kerouac

“Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.” – Horace 

“I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.” – Jack London

“Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“From error to error one discovers the entire truth.” – Sigmund Freud

“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.”-  C. S. Lewis

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” – Henry Ford

“Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.” – Sigmund Freud

“We are all born mad. Some remain so.” – Samuel Beckett

“I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.” – T.S. Eliot

“Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.” – Charles Bukowski

“Life has a way of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.” – Paulo Coelho

“I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.” – Edgar Allan Poe

“Embrace the glorious mess that you are.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

“Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.” – Rebecca West

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

“The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.” – John C. Maxwell

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.” – Lou Holtz

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote 

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Courage is grace under pressure.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.” – Victor Hugo

“What if you try one more time and it works?” – Maxime Lagacé

“Having character is not about pretending. It’s about seeking what’s truly important for you. It’s about the truth.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” – Oscar Wilde

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