Ralph Waldo Emerson
I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.
Life is like riding a bicycle – in order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.
By Albert Einstein
Sometimes it’s the smallest decisions that can change your life forever.
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
It’s the most unhappy people who most fear change.
Relentless, repetitive self-talk is what changes our self-image.
Always keep an open mind and a compassionate heart.
As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.
If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
If you’re trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I’ve had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
David Herbert LawrenceIf there is no struggle, there is no progress.
I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Anthony J. D’Angelo
Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud. ~ Coco Chanel
You may delay, but time will not.
Instead of focusing on that circumstances that you cannot change – focus strongly and powerfully on the circumstances that you can.
All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.
Those who create are rare; those who cannot are numerous. Therefore, the latter are stronger. Coco Chanel
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes “sight-seeing.”
Daniel J. Boorstin
The trouble with travelling back later on is that you can never repeat the same experience.
Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.
Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
All experience is an arch where through gleams that untraveled world whose margin fades forever and forever when I move.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Be happy. It’s one way of being wise.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Experience is a great teacher.
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.
Fear is your greatest obstacle – so question your fear. If it does not serve your greatest life then do not make it your master.
I think we are a product of all our experiences.
Sanford I. Weill
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
John W. Gardner
The sky is the limit. You never have the same experience twice.
There’s a beauty to wisdom and experience that cannot be faked. It’s impossible to be mature without having lived.
If every year is a marble, how many marbles do you have left? How many sunrises, how many opportunities to rise to the full stature of your being?
Dreams are necessary to life.
Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
Finding some quiet time in your life, I think, is hugely important.
Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.
Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.
Charles Caleb Colton
Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
Robert M. Hutchins
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.
Your inner knowing is your only true compass.
Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
M. Scott Peck
For disappearing acts, it’s hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.
I took some time out for life.
James L. Brooks
A woman’s life can really be a succession of lives, each revolving around some emotionally compelling situation or challenge, and each marked off by some intense experience.
Every moment is an experience.
We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.
You get educated by traveling.
Information can bring you choices and choices bring power – educate yourself about your options and choices. Never remain in the dark of ignorance.
Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life.
Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.
Thomas J. Watson
In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different. ~Coco Chanel