Thursday, November 13, 2014

#1550 Anchor in a storm

No vision and you perish;
No Ideal, and you're lost;
Your heart must ever cherish
Some faith at any cost.
Some hope, some dream to cling to,
Some rainbow in the sky,
Some melody to sing to,
Some service that is high.  ~Harriet Du Autermont

Acts of courage shape human history. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.  ~Robert F. Kennedy

Don't part company with your ideals. They are anchors in a storm.  ~Arnold Glasgow

The world has always been betrayed by decent men with bad ideals.  ~Sydney J. Harris

To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle.  ~Sir William Osler

Quotes about ideals

- For what ideals do you strive?