Wednesday Dec 7, 2022
Give a bowl of rice to a man
and you will feed him for a day.
Teach him how to grow his own rice
and you will save his life.
Tuesday Dec 6, 2022
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Monday Dec 5, 2022
Reflect upon your present blessings -- of which every man has many -- not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Friday Dec 2, 2022
No matter what your history has been,
your destiny is what you create today.
What are you going to create?
Thursday Dec 1, 2022
The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.
Wednesday Nov 30, 2022
The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
Tuesday Nov 29, 2022
Strange is our situation here on Earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men - above all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.
Monday Nov 28, 2022
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
Friday Nov 25, 2022
Our true nationality is mankind.
Thursday Nov 24, 2022
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
Wednesday Nov 23, 2022
The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.
Tuesday Nov 22, 2022
Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is momentary.
Monday Nov 21, 2022
Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.
Friday Nov 18, 2022
Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.
Thursday Nov 17, 2022
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy.
Wednesday Nov 16, 2022
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
Tuesday Nov 15, 2022
People do not lack strength, they lack will.
Monday Nov 14, 2022
Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood.
Friday Nov 11, 2022
Open your mind before your mouth.
Thursday Nov 10, 2022
Sometimes, we are so attached to our way of life that we turn down wonderful opportunities simply because don't know what to do with it.