"Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them."
John Updike (1932-2009) | American Novelist
"Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny."
C.S. Lewis (1898-1963) | Writer, Theologian, Scholar
"Hope lies in dreams, in imagination and in the courage of those who dare to make dreams into reality."
Jonas Salk
"Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable."
Theodore Vail (1845-1920) | U.S. Telephone Industrialist
"The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them."
George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) | Playwright, Nobel Prize Winner
"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish."
John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) | 6th US President
"Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end."
Unknown
"Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it!"
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) | Philosopher, Scientist, Author
"Most obstacles melt away when we make up our minds to walk boldly through them."
Orison Swett Marden (1850-1924) | Author, Publisher
"Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons do not last. The spring rains will come."
Sarah Ban Breathnach | Writer
"If a man wants his dreams to come true, he must wake them up."
Anonymous
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) | 3rd U.S. President
"Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny."
C.S. Lewis (1898-1963) | Writer, Theologian, Scholar
"Don't be pushed by your problems, be led by your dreams."
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) | Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

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