Twenty years from now you will be more dissapointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails, explore dream.
And this is why I wish my friends a happy birth day, along with the child a happy birthday, on the child's birthday. Also why I take time to remember the birth story, and the years since, on my child's birthday.
Dalai Lama quote on religion - Dalai Lama quote: "This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
your past mistakes are meant to guide you not define you. my mistakes are what made me me, whether or not I like it. I'll have to live with them forever. But, if I didn't make them, then I wouldn't be the person I am today.