For the Love of Lists: Quotes

Words move, encourage, challenge and inspire me. I have a journal dedicated to quotes. I've collected words that have left a mark on me in one way or another in this journal since 2005. Here are some of my favorites.

1. We must not be afraid of dreaming the seemingly impossible if we want the seemingly impossible to become a reality.
Vaclav Havel

2. After all that-- she was surprised to find that she still knew the words to the song in her heart... and she began to sing along.
Leigh Standley

3. To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory.
I don't know who said this one but it's my friend Ezra's fave quote and I love it too.

4. Let the beauty we love be what we do.
One of my all time favorites. Can't go wrong with Rumi.

5. One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
Andre Gide

6. Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein

7. If you think education is expensive try ignorance.
Derek Bok

8. As an artist, it is central to be unsatisfied! this isn't greed, thought it might be appetite.
Lawrence Calcagno

9. I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
Emma Goldman

10. Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Anais Nin

To Friday!