"Despise not small things, either for evil or good, for a look may work thy ruin, or a word create thy wealth. A spark is a little thing, yet it may kindle the world."
– Martin Farquhar Tupper
"Had there been no difficulties and no thorns in the way, then man would have been in his primitive state and no progress made in civilization and mental culture."
– Anandibai Joshee
"There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up."
– Booker T. Washington
When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid."
– Audre Lorde
"The be-all and end-all of life should not be to get rich, but to enrich the world."
– Bertie Charles Forbes