Give thanks for sorrow that teaches you pity; for pain that teaches you courage - and give exceeding thanks for the mystery which remains a mystery still - the veil that hides you from the infinite, which makes it possible for you to believe in what you cannot see.
- Robert Nathan
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
- Jawaharial Nehru
Lack of will power has caused more failure than lack of intelligence or ability.
- Flower A. Newhouse
We cannot tell what may happen to us in the strange medley of life. But we can decide what happens in us... how we can take it, what we can do with it... and that is what really counts in the end.
- Joseph Fort Newton
We all walk in the dark and each of us must learn to turn on his or her own light.
- Earl Nightingale
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
- Anais Nin
We should set goals within the limits of our resources while working to the limits of our powers.
- Richard M. Nixon
There is a divinity that shapes our ends -- but we can help by listening for Its voice.
- Kathleen Norris
Where I was born and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest.
- Georgia O'Keefe
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.
Vision enables you to glimpse into the future, to sense its hope and power, because you yourself are the means for that future's creation.
- Sara Paddison
If you want to know your past life, look into your present condition; if you want to know your future, look into your present action.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.
- Satchel Paige
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