"we are our choices" " we have to be able to stand alone before we can truly stand beside another" '' what is needed to is the willingness to risk a leap of faith in making choices. Becoming a human is a project, and our task is not so much to discover who we are as to create ourselves" "The way we fill our everyday life with superficial conversation and and routine shows that we often assume we are going to live forever and can afford to waste day after day" "You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness." Julia Roberts "Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action." Benjamin Disraeli "If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." The Dalai Lama “How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours. ” “You can not have compassion if you have not had pain.” ― Randy Bernstein "A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway." (Fr. Jerome Cummings) Appreciate everything regret nothing. Even if your path leads you to a dead end,at least the journey will be worth remembering"