Whenever you are creating beauty around you, you are restoring your own soul.
~Alice Walker

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds.
~Nicholas Sparks

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” 
~Maya Angelou

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” 
Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches

“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” 
~Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings