"ISN'T IT SPLENDID TO THINK OF ALL THE THINGS THERE ARE TO FIND OUT ABOUT? IT JUST MAKES ME FEEL GLAD TO BE ALIVE--IT'S SUCH AN INTERESTING WORLD. IT WOULDN'T BE HALF SO INTERESTING IF WE KNOW ALL ABOUT EVERYTHING, WOULD IT? THERE'D BE NO SCOPE FOR IMAGINATION THEN, WOULD THERE?" - LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY, ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
“I need questions that do not have answers. We try to be too reasonable about what we believe. What I believe is not reasonable at all. In fact, it’s hilariously impossible. Possible things aren’t worth much. These crazy impossible things keep us going.”
- Madeleine L'Engle
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and science."
- Albert Einstein
"To put the world in order, we must put the nation in order. To put the nation in order, we must put the family in order. To put the family in order, we must nurture our personal life. To cultivate our personal life, we must first set our hearts and minds right… Plant a thought, reap an act. Plant an act, reap a habit. Plant a habit, reap a character. Plant a character, reap a destiny."
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. - Dr. Seuss
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
- Vincent Van Gough
“For my part I know nothing with any certainty,
but the sight of the stars makes me dream.”
- Vincent Van Gogh
"Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. "
- Khalil Gibran
Its not what you look at that matters - its what you see. - Thoreau
“But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.” - Vincent Van Gogh
Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness - Ray Bradbury
When traveling, there is no such thing as bad experiences, only good stories.
- Scott Cameron
Make Voyages! Attempt them. There's nothing else. - Tennessee Williams
Travel is the act of leaving familiarity behind. Destination is merely a by-product of the journey - Eric Hanson
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. - Lao Tzu
"no one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin,
his background or his religion.
people must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate,
they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than it's opposite."
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity.
“The most astonishing thing about miracles is that they happen.”
- G.K. Chesterton
- G.K. Chesterton
“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” -St. Augustine
"It is our choices that show who we truly are, far more than our abilities." -Albus Dumbledore
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
- Albert Einstein, Observer, Jan. 15, 1950