“There are people, who the more you do for them, the less they will do for themselves.”

~ Jane Austen

“Honor isn’t about making the right choices. It’s about dealing with the consequences.”

~Midori Koto

“The willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life is the source from which self-respect springs.”

~Joan Didion

“If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.”

~Kahlil Gibran

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.”

~Kahlil Gibran

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”

-Mark Twain