1.Why do we close our eyes when we pray, when we are overjoyed, when we dream ? Because the most beautiful things in life are not seen but to be realised. 2.The difference between one man and another is not mere ability... it is energy. ~ Thomas Arnold. (1795-1842, British educator, scholar) 3.Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him. ~ Epictetus (55-135 AD) Greek Philosopher. 4.People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame -- and only one -- themselves. ~ Robert Collier.(1885-1950, American writer, publisher) 5.The greatest gift you and your partner can give your children is the example of an intimate, healthy, and loving relationship. ~ Barbara De Angelis(American expert on relationship & love, author) 6.The ultimate goal of a more effective and efficient life is to provide you with enough time to enjoy some of it. ~ Michael LeBoeuf. 7.Happiness is mostly a by-product of doing what makes us feel fulfilled. ~ Dr. Benjamin Spock. 8.Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it's not going to go away. ~ Elvis Presley. 9.I feel sorry for the person who can't get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile. ~ Walter Chrysler. (1875-1940, American businessman, founder of Chrysler Motors) 10.Happiness is often the result of being too busy to be miserable. ~ Unknown. 11.Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. ~ Robert Brault. 12.Don't complain because you don't have. Enjoy what you've got. ~ H. Stanley Judd, (American author).