When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.

—Lao Tzu

Know your enemies and know yourself, and you will always be victorious.

—Sun Tzu

Real difficulties can be overcome, it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.

—Theodore N. Vail

Children aren’t coloring books. You don’t get to fill them with your favorite colors.

—Khaled Hosseini

No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.

—Sigmund Freud

Sarcasm and compassion are two of the qualities that make life on earth tolerable.

—Nick Hornby

Resist much. Obey little

—Walt Whitman

I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time.

—Friedrich Nietzsche