Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
- Henry Ward Beecher
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
- Martha Washington
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
- John Quincy Adams
Have courage for the great sorrows of life, and patience for the small ones. And when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
- Victor Hugo
Nature is the art of God.