Words for Encouragement


“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”  - C.S. Lewis

“The one who does most to avoid suffering is, in the end, the one who suffers most.” - Thomas Merton

“If you are what you should be, you will set your whole world on fire.” - St. Catherine of Siena

“If you don’t behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.” – Archbishop Fulton Sheen

“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?” – L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed. - Ernest Hemingway

“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” – Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermerre’s Fan