A short saying can contain profound wisdom. A good quote is usually one that you love at first reading. However, there are also some where the meaning unfolds after further reflection. A good quote often contains a play of words and is short and crisp. More important, it should be inspirational and rich in wisdom, and one which you can draw upon as you move on in life. If you like quotes, you will… also like the uplifting verses collected in this book. Like a good quote, an appealing verse is one which makes you feel good and inspired after reading. It is hoped that this collection will be a useful companion that you can turn to for solace, encouragement, a change of perspective, or just for a laugh, or to pick a quote or verse to share with someone.