“When your children are teenagers, it’s important to have a dog so that someone in the house is happy to see you.”

Nora Ephron

“Marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s something you do. It’s the way you love your partner every day.”

Barbara de Angelis

“The healthiest competition occurs when average people win by putting above average effort.”

Colin Powell

“All striving comes from lack, from a dissatisfaction with one’s condition, and is thus suffering as long as it is not satisfied; but no satisfaction is lasting; instead, it is only the beginning of a new striving.”

Arthur Schopenhauer

“The happiest person: he enjoys everything without wanting to possess anything.”

Marty Rubin