Here are some of my favorite quotes and pieces from songs....
I don't necessarily agree with all of these authors on everything... I just like these quotes.
"Books fall open, we fall in, delighted in places we've never been."
- David McCord
"Before one can defeat the darkness around him, he must first defeat the darkness inside him."
- Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader
"Don't worry. It may be lonely, but you're not the only one. Look beside you... you're not alone. Don't cry.
Life is funny. It's a delicate play with fire. Playful obstacles are life's restraints. Everything is for your heart's resolution, so keep your head up."
- Excerpt from song
"If Today was your last day, tomorrow was to late; did you say goodbye to yesterday?"
- If Today was Your Last Day by Nickelback
"The best and most beautiful things in life cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart."
"Once a glass cup is broken, it's hard to put it together again."
- Excerpt from unknown song
"The world has very bright lights... don't let them blind you."
- Hannah Leigh
"I want to walk with you, dance with you, do everything with you, run around in the rain with you, every day now only you."
- Excerpt from unknown song
"Every day in our lives, we experience a miracle... It's the miracle of laughter, of life, of hearing - of all the little things."
- Veteran of Iwo Jima
"What we feel, think, and do this moment influences both our present and the future in ways we may never know. Begin. Start right where you are."
- Alexandra Stoddard
"A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement."
- Bo Bennett
"Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom."
- Marcel Proust
"You make me laugh when I'm feeling sad, you make me seem good when I feel all bad. No matter what happens, through thick and through thin, I'll always treasure the great friend that you've been!"
- Mirriam Neal
"God has designs on our future...and He has designed us for the future. He has given us something to do in the future that no one else can do."
- Ruth Senter
"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars."
- Les Brown
"Today is unique! It has never occurred before and it will never be repeated. At midnight it will end, quietly, suddenly, totally. Forever. But the hours between now and then are opportunities with eternal possibilities."
- Charles R. Swindoll
"The future lies before you like a field of driven snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show."
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant."
- Robert Louis Stevenson
"Nothing is as real as a dream. The world can change around you, but your dream will not.
... because the dream is withing you, no one can take it away."
- Tom Clancy
"When you come to the end of all the light you know, and it's time to step into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things will happen: either you will be given solid ground to stand on or you will be taught to fly."
- Edward Teller
"Don't ever let yourself get so busy that you miss those little but important extras in life - the beauty of the day...the smile of a friend... for it is often life's smallest pleasures and gentlest joys that make the biggest and most lasting difference."
"Anyone who thinks that sunshine is pure happiness, has never danced in the rain."
"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... it's about learning to dance in the rain."
- Tiffany Wilson
"Someday everything will all make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason."
"Dance as if no one is watching you. Love as though you have never been hurt before. Sing like no one is listening. Live like Heaven is on earth."
"The best thing about dancing in the rain is that no one can see if you are crying."
"Piglet slid up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh!" he whispered. "Yes, Piglet?" "Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.""
"If you're alone, I'll be your shadow. If you want to cry, I'll be your shoulder. If you want a hug, I'll be your pillow. If you need to be happy, I'll be your smile. But anytime you need a friend, I'll just be me."
"Friendship isn't a big thing - it's a million little things."