“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”

― Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist

“Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.”

― Roy T. Bennett, Author of The Light in the Heart & thought leader

Say, “Yes.”

From time to time, I enjoy exploring the vast collection of questions on Quora written by people around the world. There, you’ll find out that people have secrets, cousins aren’t always just cousins, and ghosts might be real, but most important, Quora will teach you that everyone wants something. We’re tethered together by a common…

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“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.”

― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

 

 

 

 

Care about people’s approval, and you will always be their prisoner.

– Lao Tzu

 

 

 

“History is the propaganda of the victors.”

― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin

“Love itself is what is left over when being in love has burned away.”

― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin

“No man is a man until he has been a soldier.”

― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin

 

 

 

Eleanor?

Is the name “Eleanor” making a comeback, or is it just me? Growing up, I was always the only Eleanor; the kid with an “old lady” and tragically old-fashioned name who grew up to be a woman with a “severe” sounding name. True, it doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue, forcing an abrupt stop with…

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“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.”

–William Styron