People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates. ~Thomas Szasz, "Personal Conduct," The Second Sin, 1973
There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. ~Anaïs Nin
If you don't get lost, there's a chance you may never be found. ~Author Unknown
It is only when we silent the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorsteps of our hearts. ~K.T. Jong
And my favorite....
I believe everything happens for a reason. People change so you can learn how to let go. Things go wrong so you can appreciate them when they are right. You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.