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Thursday Jan 9, 2020

Jan Jacob Henneman: Let us strive to love ourselves

Let us strive to love ourselves without selfishness and narcissism. Replacing the self-feeling with the we-feeling.

Jan Jacob Henneman

Wednesday Jan 8, 2020

Paul de Blot: Gratitude

If you are grateful, you are always contented. Gratitude is the core value for me.

Paul de Blot

Tuesday Jan 7, 2020

Laozi: Your positive future

Your own positive future begins in this moment. All you have is right now. Every goal is possible from here.

Laozi

Monday Jan 6, 2020

Eckhart Tolle: Healing the present thought

Above all, the only thing you have to heal is the present thought. Get that right and the whole picture will change into one of harmony and joy.

Eckhart Tolle

Friday Jan 3, 2020

Thich Nhat Hanh: See positive things

People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?

Thich Nhat Hanh

Thursday Jan 2, 2020

Confucius: Your teachers

If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.

Confucius

Wednesday Jan 1, 2020

Leonardo da Vinci: Shouting and Knowledge

Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.

Leonardo da Vinci

Tuesday Dec 31, 2019

Mahatma Gandhi: Smile!

Life is a mirror: if I smile,the mirror smiles back.

Mahatma Gandhi

Monday Dec 30, 2019

Theodore Roosevelt: Believe in yourself

Believe you can and you're halfway there.

Theodore Roosevelt

Friday Dec 27, 2019

Marcus Aurelius: A happy life

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.

Marcus Aurelius

Thursday Dec 26, 2019

Confucius: Falling and Rising

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Tuesday Dec 24, 2019

Dalai Lama: Make it meaningful

Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day.

Dalai Lama

Monday Dec 23, 2019

Theodore Roosevelt: How to make decisions

In any moment of decision,

the best thing you can do is the right thing,

the next best thing is the wrong thing,

and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Friday Dec 20, 2019

Buddha: True kind words

When words are both true and kind they can change the world.

Buddha

Thursday Dec 19, 2019

Carl Jung: Thinking

Thinking is difficult.

That's why most people judge.

Carl Jung

Wednesday Dec 18, 2019

Rumi: Oh soul

Oh soul you worry too much.
You have seen your own strength.
You have seen your own beauty.
You have seen your golden wings.
Why do you worry?

Rumi

Tuesday Dec 17, 2019

C. S. Lewis: Humility

Humility is not thinking less of yourself,
it's thinking of your self less.

C. S. Lewis

Monday Dec 16, 2019

Albert Einstein: Solving problems

We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

Friday Dec 13, 2019

Swami Vivekananda: Faith in ourselves

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.

Swami Vivekananda

Thursday Dec 12, 2019

John C. Maxwell about your mistakes

A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.

John C. Maxwell