"It's faith that really takes the courage. The belief in things unseen."
---The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard
"It's not where you're from; it's where you're going. It's not what you drive; it's what drives you. It's not what's on you; it's what's in you. It's not what you think; it's what you know."
"Forgiveness means letting go of a hurtful situation and moving on with your own happiness."
"We'll see things today we shouldn't have to see, but listen up, we'll do it together. We'll be together, and we'll all come back together."
---anonymous fire lieutenant
"For every person who doubts you, tell you you will fail, try twice as hard to prove them wrong."
"It takes chances to make changes."
"Above all, challenge yourself. You may well surprise yourself at what strengths you have, what you can accomplish."