Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. – Arthur Ashe who was born on this day in 1943.
Every act of perception, is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination. – Oliver Sacks who was born on this day in 1933.
Learning lessons is a little like reaching maturity. You’re not suddenly more happy, wealthy, or powerful, but you understand the world around you better, and you’re at peace with yourself. Learning life’s lessons is not about making your life perfect, but about seeing life as it was meant to be. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross who was born on this day in 1926.
That’s the whole problem with science. You’ve got a bunch of empiricists trying to describe things of unimaginable wonder. Bill Watterson who celebrates his 61st birthday today.
I’ve always believed the process of making up poems is listening. If I don’t have silence, I can’t hear things. You get distracted by bulls…. – Sam Hunt who celebrates his 73rd birthday today.
Tears are sometimes an inappropriate response to death. When a life has been lived completely honestly, completely successfully, or just completely, the correct response to death’s perfect punctuation mark is a smile. Julie Burchill who celebrates her 60th birthday today.