A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine
Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen... yourself, right now, right down here on Earth. Bradley Whitford
For good ideas and true innovation, you need human interaction, conflict, argument, debate. Margaret Heffernan
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best. Walt Whitman
A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience's attention, then he can teach his lesson. John Henrik Clarke