Life Lessons

717 – “On ne voit bien qu’avec le cœur. L’essentiel est invisible pour les yeux.”

“It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”

– The Fox in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s novella The Little Prince

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716 – “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.”

– Mary Tyler Moore [Attributed]

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714 – “When I was five years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy.’ They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.”

–John Lennon [Attributed, likely Apocryphal]
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673 – “We face the future with our past and our present as guarantors of our promises; and we are content to stand or to fall by the record which we have made and are making.”

–Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States of America

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