Everyone at his table laughs.
They know I can hear them.
They just don’t care.

~Keep Holding On by: Susane Colasanti



If you try anything, if you try to lose weight, or to improve yourself, or to love, or to make the world a better place, you have already achieved something wonderful, before you even begin. Forget failure. If things don’t work out the way you want, hold your head up high and be proud. And try again. And again. And again!

~Keeping the Moon by: Sarah Dessen


Things don’t always work out the way we hope. You just have to pick yourself up and find a new direction to go in.

~The Testing by: Joelle Charbonneau


What he meant, of course, was that there would always be wars, that they were as easy to stop as glaciers.  I believe that, too.

~Slaughterhouse-Five by: Kurt Vonnegut