"Have only love in your heart for others. The more you see the good in them, the more you will establish good in yourself."
"Hardship often prepares an ordinary person for an extraordinary destiny."
"Never too old, never too bad, never too late, never too sick to start from scratch once again."
"You could rattle the stars,” she whispered. “You could do anything, if only you dared. And deep down, you know it, too. That’s what scares you most."
"There’s no book you can write, no amount of twitter followers, no award you can win that will ultimately make you happy. You will only be happy when you start to focus on the simple daily experiences that make you happy. And that might mean letting go, of other things."
"We have to go for what we think we’re fully capable of, not limit ourselves by what we’ve been in the past."