His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet Answering...

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift. That’s why it is called the present. (Unknown)

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk. (Unknown)

Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought. (Albert Von Szent Gyorgi)

The Best way to predict your future is to create it. (Unknown)

Forget mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you’re going to do now and do it. Today is your lucky day. (Will Durant)

Without mistakes there is no forgiving, without forgiving there is no love. (Mother teresa)

Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose Joy  and keep choosing it everyday. (Henry Nouwen)

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. (Abraham Lincoln)

The voice of nature loudly cries, and many a message from the skies, that something in us never dies. (R. Burns)

Take time everyday to do something silly. (Phillipa Walker) 

If you can dream it, you can do it. (Walt Disney)

I believe in justice and ‘truth, without which there would be no basis for human hope. (His Holiness the Dalai Lama)

Be grateful for every meal, no matter how simple. (Barbara Ann Kipfer)

‘”Just living isn’t enough,” said the butterfly, “one must also have freedom, sunshine, and a little flower.” (Hans Christian Anderson)

Mile by mile it’s a trial; Yard by yard it’s hard; But inch by inch is a cinch. (Anonymous)

Always be nice to people on the way up; because you will meet the same people on the way down. (Wilson Mizner)

Because we all share this planet earth, we have to learn to live in harmony and peace with each other and with nature. This is not just a dream, but a necessity. (His Holiness Dalai Lama)

Bedtime Prayer

There are 4 corners of the bed,

There are 4 angels at my head,

Mathew, Mark, Luke and John,

Bless this bed I sleep on. (Christian)

Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up, figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. (Michael Jordan)

Fight for your opinions, but do not believe that they contain the whole truth, or the only truth. (Charles A Dana)

When we see that we have gone wrong, it is our duty to retrace our footsteps and proceed again on the right path. (Mohandas Ghandhi)

Independence is never given to a people, it has to be earned; And having been earned, it has to be defended. (Chiam Wiezmann, Modern Founder of Zionism)

Never go to a doctor who’s office plants have died. (Erma Bombeck)

I’d rather be a failure at something I enjoy then a success at something I hate. (George Burns)