“If we all did things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.” – Thomas Edison

“Not being beautiful was the true blessing. Not being beautiful forced me to develop my inner resources.” – Golda Meir

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.” – Gloria Naylor

“Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.” – Joan Lunden

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They’re what make the instrument stretch, what make you go beyond the norm.” – Cicely Tyson

“Don’t worry about what you can’t do. If you must worry, worry about why you won’t do what you should do.” – Bruce and Stan, God Is In The Small Stuff

“There’s nothing about a woman’s heart that God doesn’t understand.” – Roma Downey