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Tuesday Dec 7, 2021

Henri Bergson: To exist is to change

To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

Henri Bergson

Monday Dec 6, 2021

Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Difficult to think nobly

It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Friday Dec 3, 2021

Aristotle: Gained by philosophy

I have gained this by philosophy; I do without being ordered what some are constrained to do by their fear of the law.

Aristotle

Thursday Dec 2, 2021

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The mind

The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday Dec 1, 2021

Lucius Annaeus Seneca: Being wise

No man was ever wise by chance.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Tuesday Nov 30, 2021

Rumi: Love is reckless

Love is reckless, not reason.
Reason seeks a profit.
Having died of self-interest.

Love risks everything and asks for nothing.

Rumi

Monday Nov 29, 2021

Mary Kay Ash: Don't limit yourself

Don't limit yourself.

Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do.

You can go as far as your mind lets you.

What you believe, remember, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

Friday Nov 26, 2021

Buddha: Your compassion

If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.

Buddha

Thursday Nov 25, 2021

Henry Ward Beecher: Gratitude

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.

Henry Ward Beecher

Wednesday Nov 24, 2021

Leonardo da Vinci: Learning

Learning never exhausts the mind.

Leonardo da Vinci

Tuesday Nov 23, 2021

Maya Angelou: Predudice

Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.

Maya Angelou

Monday Nov 22, 2021

Mother Teresa: The small things

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.

Mother Teresa

Friday Nov 19, 2021

Swami Vivekananda: The powers in the universe

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

Thursday Nov 18, 2021

C. S. Lewis: Goals and dreams

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.

C. S. Lewis

Wednesday Nov 17, 2021

Bruce Lee: Do you love life?

If you love life, don't waste time, for time is what life is made up of.

Bruce Lee

Tuesday Nov 16, 2021

Eleanor Roosevelt: Don't let you feel inferior

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Monday Nov 15, 2021

Mahatma Gandhi: Where does your strength come from?

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Friday Nov 12, 2021

Eckhart Tolle: Get the inside right

If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.

Primary reality is within; secondary reality without.

Eckhart Tolle

Thursday Nov 11, 2021

Marcus Tullius Cicero: How to achieve great things

It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

Mahatma Gandhi: The quintessence of true religion

It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.

Mahatma Gandhi