"Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man."
— Benjamin Franklin
"Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you."
— Carl Sandburg
"To not have entirely wasted one's life seems to be a worthy accomplishment, if only for myself."
"It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live."