Kind hearts are the gardens, Kind thoughts are the roots,
Kind words are the flowers, Kind deeds are the fruits,
Take care of your garden, And keep out the weeds,
Fill it with sunshine, Kind words and kind deeds.
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“All human wisdom is contained in these two words, — Wait and Hope.”
-Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
-Marcus Tulius Cicero
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
– John Locke