Meaning of It all counts,’ Adam said again. ‘And the bottom line is, what defines you isn’t how many times you crash, but the number of times you get back on the bike. As long as it’s one more, you’re all good.-pg 325 Along for the Ride Quote by Sarah Dessen.
Happiness is not a thing – it is a feeling; a way of joyful living and being. It comes from inner fulfilment and appreciating the world you live in.
You give but little when you give your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Cleave to the common good. We are all responsible for bringing about the time of great suffering, for its continuing.
Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty – they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.
it was dawning on me how uphill a poet’s path was, and I confessed to her that if I had to be the choice between being happy or being a poet, I’d choose to be happy.
We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person.
The battles that count aren’t the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself – the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us – that’s where it’s at.