A little garden of quotes

Speed Star 1.1443415  00Words are beautiful. I don’t have any original of my own to contribute today. I’ll let some of my favorite ones speak for me.

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.  –Winston Churchill

Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.
― Martin Luther King Jr.

No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful.
— Eleanor Roosevelt 

He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose. — Jim Elliot

The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.
— J.M. Barrie

I decided that the most subversive, revolutionary thing I could do was to show up for my life and not be ashamed. — Anne Lamott

Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you’ll look back and realize they were the big things. — Kurt Vonnegut

Be truthful, gentle, and fearless. –Ghandi

Only the ideas we live have any value. — Herman Hesse

Nothing great has been and nothing great can be accomplished without passion. — G.W.F. Hegel

I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. — Vincent Van Gogh

The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. — Audrey Hepburn

I am going to make everything around me beautiful–that will be my life. — Elsie de Wolfe

People who love to eat are always the best people. — Julia Child

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. — C.S. Lewis

A girl should always be two things: classy and fabulous. — Coco Chanel

For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others. For beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness. And for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. — Audrey Hepburn

A thing of beauty is a joy forever. — John Keats

A house that has a library has a soul. — Plato

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