Words of Wisdom
Robert Louis Stevenson " The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed from the domination of outward conditions."
Epictetus " Men are disturbed, not by things that happen, but by their opinion of the things that happen. "
Happiness requires problems, plus a mental attitude that is ready to meet distress with action toward a solution.
It isn't ever going to be today again
Bertrand Russell " We know too much and feel too little "
Anwar Sadat " He who cannot change the very fabric of his thought will never be able to change reality, and will never, therefore, make any progress. "
From A Course in Miracles " Nothing real can be threatened. Nothing unreal exists. Herein lies the peace of God. "
Principals and values are NOT the same.
Living in harmony with our principals will bring positive consequences, violating them will bring negative consequences.
Would anyone seriously consider unfairness, uselessness, mediocrity, or degenerating behaviors to be a solid foundation for lasting happiness and success.
Man's major weakness consists not in riches he may not possess, but in the failure to make use of that which he has. Walt Whitman ( Leaves of Grass )
I exist as I am, that is enough. If no other in the world be aware I sit content, and if each and all be aware I sit content. One world is aware, and by far the largest to me, and that is myself. And whether I come to my own today or in ten thousand or ten million years. I can cheerfully take it now, or with equal cheerfulness. I can wait.
I'm not ever again going to do any thing I don't believe in.
All our dreams can come true, if we have
the courage to pursue them. - Walt Disney
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements
Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
When written in Chinese, the word
"crisis" is composed of two characters--one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity.
-John F. Kennedy
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It
Norman Vincent Peale
I dream my paintings and then I paint my dreams. Vincent Van Gogh
It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question. Decouvertes
It is always with excitement that I wake up in the morning,
wondering what my intuition will toss up to me, like gifts
from the sea. I work with it, I rely on it... it's my partner.
To get rid of an enemy one must love him Leo Tolstoy
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
If you want to reach a state of bliss, then go beyond your ego and the internal dialogue. Make a decision to relinquish the need to control, the need to be approved, and the need to judge. Those are the three things the ego is doing all the time. It's very important to be aware of them every time they come up. Deepak Chopra
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. – Abraham Lincoln
The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him. – Chinese Proverb
"Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words
Keep your words positive because you words become your behavior
Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits
Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values
Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny."
Action without intelligence is a form of insanity, but intelligence without action is the greatest form of stupidity in the world. – Charles Kettering
"Great things are not done by impulse,
but by a series of small things brought together."
Vincent Van Gogh
"It s a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don t quit when you re tired, you quit when the gorilla is tired." - Robert Strauss
Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
Thomas Alva Edison
Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding
danger in the long run is no safer that outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or it is nothing.
"But those who are noble plan noble things."--Isaiah 32:8
I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a
spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.
"The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart."
"Life does not consist mainly, or even largely, of facts and happenings. It consists mainly of the storm of thoughts
that is forever blowing through one's head."
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