“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year's Day.”
-- Edith Lovejoy Pierce
"One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: to rise above the little things."
-- John Burroughs
"We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives...not looking for flaws, but for potential."
-- Ellen Goodman