Freedom to Fail

The person that doesn’t make mistakes is unlikely to make anything. —Unknown

Trust Yourself

Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. —Benjamin Spock

Winter is Temporary

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn. —Hal Borland

Gratitude for Life

Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning. —Cardinal John Henry Newman

The Time is Now

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. ~Henry David Thoreau

Strength from Will

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will. ~Mahatma Gandhi

City Myth, Country Truth

There is a city myth that country life was isolated and lonely; the truth is that farmers and their families then had a richer social life than they have now, they enjoyed a society organic, satisfying and whole, not mixed and thinned with the life of town, city and nation as it is now. ~Rose Wilder Lane