People are just about as happy as they make up their minds (thought) to be. -Abraham Lincoln
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden. -Plato
The best way to cheer yourself up is to cheer everybody else up.
Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.
– Benjamin Franklin
Do not remove a fly from your friend's forehead with a hatchet.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg. -Abraham Lincoln
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?
‘Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt. -Mark Twain
Everything has beauty, not everyone sees it.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. -Aristotle
The best portion of a good man's life: his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.
Men do not attract that which they want, but that which they are.
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
We become what we think about most.
Men are not disturbed by things, but the view they take of things.
You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.
All that a man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own thoughts.