"None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Lydia M. Child on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Lydia M. Child on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Lydia M. Child on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Lydia M. Child on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Lydia M. Child on Ronald Reagan
"Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age."
"An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves."
"The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life."
"Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture."