'Live your life in such a way that when your feet hit the floor in the morning, Satan shudders & says...
"Oh no....she's awake!!" '
"All things beautiful are wild and free."
~Henry David Thoreau
"Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it."
~Henry David Thoreau
“Average people love being average because then nobody bothers them.”
“To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”
"When the defining moment comes along you can either define the moment or let the moment define you."
"I always tell the girls, never take it seriously, if ya never take it seriously, ya never get hurt, ya never get hurt, ya always have fun..."
~Penny Lane in 'Almost Famous'
"A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she gets left."
"You know what? Fuck beauty contests. Life is one fucking beauty contest after another. School, then college, then work... Fuck that...You do what you love, and fuck the rest "
~Dwayne in Little Miss Sunshine
"Well-behaved women rarely make history."
~Laural Ulrich Thatcher
"There are no mistakes in life. The only mistake is trying to avoid making one."
"Only boring people get bored."
"Some things in life that belong to just you will not just be given to you."
"In life there's no safety net, when did it stop being fun and start being scary?"
-Carrie Bradshaw on 'Sex and the City'
"Everybody sees how you seem, however, only some know who you are."
"Be bold in what you stand for and careful what you fall for."
"Old enough to know better, but young enough to do it anyway."
"Expect more than others think is possible. Dream more than others think is practical. Risk more than others think is safe."
"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."
"This is your life and it's ending one minute at a time."
"Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable."
~Sir William Osler
"Noboday can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."
"Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today."
"The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time."
There are many things in your life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart.
“All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves…”
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as well dance.
“The best sermons are lived, not preached.”
~old cowboy wisdom
Life is like a drawing without an eraser.
Plan for tomorrow but live for today.
"Three things in life that once gone, never come back:
If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space.
"I create my own suffering through my attachments."
If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything.
Never regret anything that made you smile.
“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”
“Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they'll just have to learn how to be babies longer.”
There is no key to happiness. The door is always open.
Faith is having the ability to not panic.
"Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are. “
“About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won't like you at all.”
~Rita Mae Brown
Love as if it will last forever. Just don't expect it to.
Your future happiness may well depend on your ability to leave the past behind
When the door of happiness is closed, another one opens; but many of us continue to look only at the closed door.
“I have Social Disease. I have to go out every night.”
“So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.”
“The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.”
“Not all who wander are lost.”
“The hardest thing in life is to know which bridge to cross and which to burn.”
"You cannot do a kindness too soon, because you never know how soon it will be too late."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.”
~Miguel De Cervantes
“Take in to account that great love and great achievements involve great risk…just live your dream”
~The Dali Lama
“I've decided something: Commercial things really do stink. As soon as it becomes commercial for a mass market it really stinks.”
“Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly.”
~The Dali Lama
You never learn anything unless you’re laughing or crying.
Don’t cry because it’s over, laugh because it happened.
Don’t make an effort because the best things happen to you when you least expect them.
“I can resist everything except temptation”
“People need to be made more aware of the need to work at learning how to live because life is so quick and sometimes it goes away too quickly.”
"Never laugh at anyone's dreams. People who don't have dreams don't have much."
"Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart." ~Winnie the Pooh
When you harbor bitterness, happiness with dock somewhere else.
If you're going to have two faces, at least make one of them pretty.
"Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must live."
“Just live, make mistakes and have wonderful times, but never ever second guess who you are, where you have been and most importantly where it is that you are going.”
~Sex and the City
"Why not go out on a limb? that's where the fruit is."