The secret is to make sure your family comes before anything else, because no matter what you do you’ve got to come home.
- Barry Gibb
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes
- Oscar Wilde
As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison
- Nelson Mandela
Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
- George Bernard Shaw
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
- Bruce Lee
I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God’s hands, that I still possess.
- Martin Luther
I want to have time for myself, my family and my friends. It’s important because in order to sing well, you must have inspiration, and inspiration comes from life, from living.
- Andrea Bocelli
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
I’m thankful for serendipitous moments in my life, where things could’ve gone the other way.
- Rick Springfield
All I ever wanted really, and continue to want out of life, is to give 100 percent to whatever I’m doing and to be committed to whatever I’m doing and then let the results speak for themselves. Also to never take myself or people for granted and always be thankful and grateful to the people who helped me.
- Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Well, if you find a note tonight that sounds good, play the same damn note every night!
- Count Basie
I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but always to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it.
- Ernest Hemingway
No one can figure out your worth but you.
- Pearl Bailey
It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
- Gabriel Garcia Marquez