I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, ‘No, I won’t do it, I won’t behave his way anymore. I’m lonely and I need people around me, maybe I have to change my methods of behaving,’ and then you do it.
Risks must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.
The hardest battle you are ever going to have to fight is the battle to be just you.
You are the only you … You are the best you. You will always be the second best anyone else.
Don’t hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.
A single rose can be a garden… a single friend, my world.
There are scores of people waiting for someone just like us to come along; people who will appreciate our compassion, our encouragement, who will need our unique talents. Someone who will live a happier life merely because we took the time to share what we had to give.
A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself — to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in...
A single rose can be my garden; a single friend, my world.
Each of our acts makes a statement as to our purpose.
Even after centuries of human interacting, children still continue to rebel against their parents and siblings. Young marrieds look upon their in-laws and parents as obstacles to their independence and growth. Parents view their children as selfish ingrates. Husbands desert their wives and seek greener fields elsewhere. Wives form relationships with heroes of soap operas...
Life is a paradise for those who love many things with a passion.
Love and self are one and the discovery of either is the realization of both