You have to stand up for some things in this world.—Marjory Stoneman Douglas
To become mindfully aware of our surroundings is to bring our thinking back to our present moment reality and to the possibility of some semblance of serenity in the face of circumstances outside our ability to control.—Jeff Kober
It’s easy for me to care about Toronto, because Toronto is a community that cares about itself. It represents the world. It talks to itself, and because it does, it figures out that there must be a music garden as part of its existence.—Yo-Yo Ma
When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.”―Fred Rogers
Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.—Desmond Tutu
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.
—from The Road Not Taken, by Robert Frost
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.—George Bernard Shaw
Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.—Dalai Lama
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Sometimes it’s the smallest decisions that can change your life forever.—Keri Russell