"Brilliantly lit from stem to stern, she looked like a sagging birthday cake."
"God gave us the gift of life it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well."Walter Lord on Voltaire
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."Walter Lord on Oprah Winfrey
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."Walter Lord on Jim Valvano
"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."Walter Lord on Eleanor Roosevelt
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."Walter Lord on Brian Tracy
"Someone once told me the one thread that runs through them all is a premium on personal courage - not intellectual courage, but just plain physical courage."