"The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk."
~Joseph Joubert

"Love is so short, forgetting is so long."
~Pablo Neruda

"If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it."
~Jonathan Winters

"We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another which will be eternal."
~Anatole France

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. "
~Thomas Edison

"It does not matter how deep you fall, what matters is how high you bounce back. "

"I write short stories, and I wrote a play."
~Rita Dove

"Determination, patience and courage are the only things needed to improve any situation. "
~Peter Sinclair

"Chasing after the impossible you lose what is possible."

"Dare to dream- dare to dry- dare to fall- dare to succeed."

"How sweet for those faring badly to forget their misfortunes even for a short time."

"Identify your weak link and act now."

"One of these days is none of these days ; today is the day to start the job"

"A bird does not sing because it has an answer; it sings because it has a song."
~Chinese proverb

"Reset you eyes, Erase your mind."

"Fortune favors the brave."
~Publius Terence

"life is a flower for which love is the honey."

"It's what you learn after you know it all that counts."
~Judith Kelman

"God never gives you more than you can handle."

"Life is an adventure, dare it."
~Mother Teresa

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."

'Life is not the way it's supposed to be. It's the way it is. The way you deal with it is what makes the difference."
~Virginia Satir

"Courage is not the absent of fear but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear."

"Life is like an ice cream, eat it before it melts."

"Suffer the pain of discipline.. or suffer the pain of regret."

"If you do nothing unexpected, nothing unexpected happens."
~Fay Weldon

"The short story, on the other hand, is the perfect American form."
~Tobias Wolff

"Learn how to die and you'll know how to live."

"It is far better to live one day as a lion than to live one thousand days as a sheep."

"Life is not measured by the number of breath you take, but by the moment that take your breath away."

"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."
~Napoleon Hill

"I love short trips to New York; to me it is the finest three-day town on earth."
~James Cameron

"The reader really has to step up to the plate and read a short story."
~Tobias Wolff

"Be happy. It's one way of being wise."
~Sidonie Gabrielle Collete

"I decided to write short stories because they got rejected quicker."
~Caroline B. Cooney

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