Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

Andre Gide

Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.

Edwin Hubble

It is what a man thinks of himself that really determines his fate.

Henry David Thoreau

Heroes are often the most ordinary of men.

Henry David Thoreau

There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.

Henry David Thoreau

A tree that is unbending is usually broken.

Loa Tzu

However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are.

Henry David Thoreau

No, I'm not a good shot, but I shoot often.

Theodore Roosevelt

A person does not grow from the ground like a vine or a tree, one is not part of a plot of land. Mankind has legs so it can wander.

Roman Payne

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.

Albert Einstein

A man, though wise, should never be ashamed of learning more, and must unbend his mind.

Sophocles

be yourself- not your idea of what you think somebody else's idea of yourself should be.

Henry David Thoreau

Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.

Siddhārtha Gautama

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

City life is millions of people being lonesome together.

Henry David Thoreau

There is more religion in men's science, than there is science in their religion.

Henry David Thoreau

Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.

Bob Dylan

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You must remember that no one lives a life free from pain and suffering.

Sophocles

Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it comes to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.

Henry David Thoreau

We are all a little schizophrenic. Each of us has three different people living inside us every day—who you were, who you are and who you will become. The road to sanity is to recognize those identities, in order to know who you are today.

Shannon L. Alder

Lose the world, get lost in it, and find your soul.

Henry David Thoreau

A minority is powerless while it conforms to the majority.

Henry David Thoreau

When I have tried and failed, I shall have failed.

Sophocles