Pearls of Wisdom

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours. 

Henry David Thoreau

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. 

 -  Abraham Lincoln 

 America is too great for small dreams. 

 -  Ronald Reagan