"Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Henry Van Dyke on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Henry Van Dyke on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Henry Van Dyke on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Henry Van Dyke on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Henry Van Dyke on Maya Angelou
"Use what talents you possess the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best."
"Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest."
"It is with rivers as it is with people: the greatest are not always the most agreeable nor the best to live with."
"Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why."
"Genius is talent set on fire by courage."