I see the other quotes thread has been closed. A lot of good ones in it ...
Still have plenty I could have posted 2 it :)
"Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all; forgiving means to pardon the unpardonable, or it is no virtue at all; faith means believing the unbelievable, or it is no virtue at all; And to hope means hoping when things are hopeless, or it is no virtue at all."
~ G.K. Chesterton.
"It is true that overcoming obstacles and difficulties accelerates spiritual progress. The most serious lifetime difficulties, like severe psychiatric illness or physical disability, may be signs of life progress, not regress. In my opinion, it is often the very strongest souls who have chosen to shoulder these burdens because they provide great opportunities for growth."
"Things are not as they seem, nor are they otherwise."
~ Zen proverb
"If I am OK with me, I have no need to make you wrong."
~ source unknown
"You Can Rise No Higher Than Your Lowest Opinion of Another."
~ Chuck Gallozzi
"When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people."
~ Abraham Joshua Heschel
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness."
~ Dalai Lama
"Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom."
~ Theodore Rubin
"They called me crazy, I called them crazy, and damn them! They outvoted me!"
~ Nathaniel Lee
Lord help me to be the person my dog thinks I am.
"Relate yourself to every man as if you were in his place."
~ The Urantia book
"The older I grow, the more I listen to people who don't say much."
~ Germain G. Glidden
"I was taught that when I am racked with a resentment, anger, hate towards another, that is driving me nuts. All I need to do, is pray for that person for two weeks, wishing that they would have the joy, happiness, gifts/wealth that I would want to have given to me. It was hard to try the first few times, but it always works."
~ Richard Nordeen
"God loves each of us as if there were only one of us."
~ Saint Augustine
"The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts"
"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself."
~ Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
"Stubborness does have its helpful features. You always know what you are going to be thinking tomorrow."
"Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers."
~ Mignon McLaughlin
"Not all those who wander are lost." ~ J.R.R. Tolkien
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."
~ Mark Twain
"If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing."
~ Anatole France
"The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well."
~ Foe Ancis
"Always remember you're unique, just like everyone else."
That's a good start - feel free 2 add your own ...