Oh, the Humanity

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know that even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of overcoming it.” –Helen Keller

“The essence of a man is imperfection.” –Norman Cousins

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others; and if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” –The Dalai Lama

“We have committed the Golden Rule to memory. Let us now commit it to life.” –Edwin Markham

“I shall allow no man to belittle my soul by making me hate him.” –Booker T. Washington

“As the daylight can be seen through very small holes, so little things will illustrate a person’s character. Indeed, character consists in littles acts, well and honorably performed.” –Samuel Smiles

“To the world you might be one person, but to one person you just might be the world.” –Author Unknown

“Treat people as they are and they remain that way.” –Goethe

“People are afraid of what they don’t understand.” –Author Unknown

“Don’t just listen to what someone is saying; listen to why they are saying it.” –Author Unknown

“No one can develop freely in this world and find a full life without feeling understood by at least one person.” –Paul Tourner

“Don’t ever let anyone see you frown. You just never know who may be falling in love with your smile.” –Author Unknown


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