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May 1, 2018

Things of the spirit differ from things material in that the more you give the more you have.

– Christopher Morley

May 2, 2018

Self-delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

– Paul Sweeney

May 3, 2018

When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome.

– Wilma Rudolph

May 4, 2018

Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.

– Thomas Hardy

May 5, 2018

Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.

– Paulo Coelho

May 6, 2018

Everybody has talent, it's just a matter of moving around until you've discovered what it is.

– George Lucas

May 7, 2018

Having a place to go --- is a home. Having someone to love --- is a family. Having both --- is a blessing.

– Donna Hedges

May 8, 2018

Never play cat and mouse games if you're a mouse.

– Don Addis

May 9, 2018

The world is put back by the death of every one who has to sacrifice the development of his or her peculiar gifts to conventionality.

– Florence Nightingale

May 10, 2018

Animals are sentient, intelligent, perceptive, funny and entertaining. We owe them a duty of care as we do to children.

– Michael Morpurgo

May 11, 2018

My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration: set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes, cry, rant, and rave, and at the sound of the bell, simmer down and go about business as usual.

– Phyllis Diller

May 12, 2018

You don’t understand anything until you learn it more than one way.

– Marvin Minsky

May 13, 2018

Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.

– Erich Fromm

May 14, 2018

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.

– Edward Gibbon

May 15, 2018

Commencement speeches were invented largely in the belief that outgoing college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated.

– Garry Trudeau

May 16, 2018

Good instincts usually tell you what to do long before your head has figured it out.

– Michael Burke

May 17, 2018

Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.

– Francis Bacon

May 18, 2018

To lose one's self in reverie, one must be either very happy, or very unhappy. Reverie is the child of extremes.

– Antoine Rivarol

May 19, 2018

Reflecting on where I came from helps me to appreciate and balance what I have now.

– Meghan Markle

May 20, 2018

Dreams are excursions into the limbo of things, a semi-deliverance from the human prison.

– Henri Amiel

May 21, 2018

No matter where you go or what you do, you live your entire life within the confines of your head.

– Terry Josephson

May 22, 2018

What a lucky thing the wheel was invented before the automobile; otherwise can you imagine the awful screeching?

– Samuel Hoffenstein

May 23, 2018

Our language is funny --- a fat chance and slim chance are the same thing.

– J. Gustav White

May 24, 2018

Many of our fears are tissue-paper-thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them.

– Brendan Francis

May 25, 2018

Sing out loud in the car even, or especially, if it embarrasses your children.

– Marilyn Penland