A lot of people believe they’re thinking when they are just rearranging. William James

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. William Arthur Ward

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward. Vernon Sanders Laws

Never tell your problems to anyone. 20% don’t care, and the other 80% are glad you have them. Lou Holtz

We don’t get to choose what is true. We only get to choose what we do about it. Kami Garcia, Beautiful Darkness

Worrying is like paying on a debt that may never come true. Will Rogers

A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have. Gerald Ford

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. Zen Koan

Reality isn’t the way you wish things to be, nor the way they appear to be, but the way they actually are.  Robert J. Ringer

Either you acknowledge reality and use it to your benefit, or it will automatically work against you.

Our current reality is the result of past choices.  Our future will be the result of our current choices.

People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.  Robert J. Ringer