“Words can sting like anything, but silence breaks the heart.”

Phyllis McGinley

“Optimism is joyful searching; pessimism is a prison of fear and a clutching at illusionary safety.”


“I didn’t want the public in my personal life at all – I thought that people might perceive me as too normal.”

Vanilla Ice

“Healthy people are those who live in healthy homes on a healthy diet; in an environment equally fit for birth.”

Ivan Illich