You cannot hope to build a better world without improving individuals.
- Marie Curie, Nobel winning chemist
It is better to live one day as a lion, than a thousand days as a lamb.
- Roman proverb
Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.
- Corrie Ten Boom, author and human rights activist
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
- James Oppenheim, short-story writer, novelist, poet
In this fregard, see "Acres of Diamonds" by H. Russell Cromwell
Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.
~William Arthur Ward