Adventure is worthwhile in itself
If I observed all the rules, I’d never have got anywhere.
Experience is what you get when you didn’t get what you wanted. And experience is the most valuable thing you have to offer.
Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture
The harder they hit, the more encouraged I get.
Hilary Rodham Clinton
Girls got balls. They’re just a little higher up, that’s all.
Too many people seem to think life is a spectator sport.
You have to be patient. I’m not
You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From action stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
Good judgment comes from experience, and often experience comes from bad judgment.
Rita Mae Brown
If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us we’d be millionaires.
Abigail ‘Dear Abby’ van Buren
I find it extraordinary that a straightforward if inelegant device for ensuring the survival of the species should involve human beings in such emotional turmoil. Does sex have to be taken so seriously?
P. D. James
It’s spring fever…. You don’t quite know what it is you DO want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
Life itself is the proper binge.
Normal is not something to aspire to, it’s something to get away from.
It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.
Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call “failure” is not the falling down, but the staying down.
If you have enough butter anything is good.
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you’ve understood all your life, but in a new way.
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.