Friday Sep 2, 2022
How much time he gains who does not look to see what his neighbour says or does or thinks, but only at what he does himself, to make it just and holy.
Thursday Jun 23, 2022
Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?
Tuesday May 10, 2022
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Friday Feb 11, 2022
You have power over your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Wednesday Feb 2, 2022
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
Friday Jan 28, 2022
It is in your power to withdraw yourself whenever you desire. Perfect tranquility within consists in the good ordering of the mind, the realm of your own.
Wednesday Jan 19, 2022
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Friday Oct 29, 2021
When another blames you or hates you, or people voice similar criticisms, go to their souls, penetrate inside and see what sort of people they are. You will realize that there is no need to be racked with anxiety that they should hold any particular opinion about you.
Friday Oct 8, 2021
The things you think about determine the quality of your mind.
Thursday Jul 8, 2021
The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.
Thursday Mar 25, 2021
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Thursday Jun 4, 2020
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
Friday Mar 20, 2020
Whoever values peace of mind and the health of the soul will live the best of all possible lives.
Friday Feb 7, 2020
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
Friday Dec 27, 2019
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
Tuesday Dec 10, 2019
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Tuesday Oct 15, 2019
He who lives in harmony with himself, lives in harmony with the universe.
Wednesday Sep 18, 2019
The nearer a man comes to a calm mind, the closer he is to strength.
Tuesday Aug 6, 2019
It is not events that disturb people,
it is their judgements concerning them.
Thursday Jun 6, 2019
If you are pained by external things, it is not they that disturb you, but your own judgement of them. And it is in your power to wipe out that judgement now.
Thursday May 23, 2019
The best answer to anger is silence.
Thursday Feb 28, 2019
When you arise in the morning,
think of what a precious privilege it is
to be alive, to breathe, to think,
to enjoy, to love.
Monday Mar 12, 2018
If it is not right do not do it;
if it is not true do not say it.
Thursday Mar 8, 2018
Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig.
Friday Aug 25, 2017
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
Friday Dec 4, 2015
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
Wednesday Oct 14, 2015
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Wednesday Nov 12, 2014
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.