Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you are going to doubt something, doubt your limits. — Don Ward
It is never too late to be what you might have been. — George Eliot
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted. — Albert Einstein
Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly. — Unknown
It's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. — Abraham Lincoln
Love generously. Praise loudly. Live fully. — Elias Portor
How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are? — Unknown
Begin each day as if it were on purpose. — Mary Anne Radmacher
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seed you plant. — Robert Louis Stevenson
Grant, O Merciful God, that I may ardently desire, prudently examine, truthfully acknowledge, and perfectly accomplish what is pleasing to You for the praise and glory
of Your name. Amen. — Thomas Aquinas
In the dark times will there be singing?
Yes, there will also be singing about the dark times. — Bertold Brecht
I am open, Lord. Please come in.
I am listening, Lord. Please speak.
I am ready, Lord. Please move. — Unknown
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. May their souls and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen. — Order of Christian Funerals
I pray, Lord, that you enlighten my mind, inflame my will, purify my heart, and sanctify my soul. — Pope Clement XI
I offer you, Lord, my thoughts: to be fixed on you;
my words: to have you for their theme;
my actions: to reflect my love for you;
my sufferings: to be endured for your greater glory.
I want to do what you ask of me:
in the way you ask, for as long as you ask, because you ask it. —The Universal Prayer by Pope Clement IX
Let nothing disturb you, nothing affright you.
All things are passing; God never changes.
Patient endurance attains to all things.
Whoever possesses God is wanting in nothing; God alone suffices. — Teresa of Avila
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye. — Antoine de Saint-Exuperay
Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. — Albert Einstein
In our desire for eternal life we pray for an eternity of our habit and comfort, forgetting that immortality is in repeatedly transcending the definite forms of life in order to pursue the infinite truth of life. — Rabindranath Tagore
If you want peace, work for justice. — Pope Paul VI
Death in various forms is sometimes comforting, while resurrection and new life can be demanding and threatening. If I lived as if resurrection were real, and allowed myself to die for the sake of a new life, what might I be called upon to do? — Parker J. Palmer
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge, myth is more potent than history, dreams are more powerful than facts, hope always triumphs over experience, laughter is the cure for grief, love is stronger than death. — Robert Fulghum
Lead me from death to life, from falsehood to truth;
Lead me from despair to hope, from fear to trust;
Lead me from hate to love, from war to peace;
Let peace fill our heart, our world, our universe. — Satish Kumar
In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery and death. — Anne Frank
Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness. — Marianne Williamson
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. — Peter Ustinov
Jesus Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on me a sinner. — Christian meditation
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall.
Anyone can do his work, however hard, for one day.
Anyone can live sweetly, patiently, lovingly,
purely till the sun goes down.
And this is all that life really means. — Robert Louis Stevenson
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored. — Earl Nightingale
Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. — Grandma Moses