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Monday Jun 15, 2020

Antoine de Saint-Exupery: Don't undermine a man's self-respect.

I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in his own eyes.

What matters is not what I think of him; it is what he thinks of himself.

To undermine a man's self-respect is a sin.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Friday Jun 12, 2020

Tony Robbins: Sincere and selfless contribution

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment.

Tony Robbins

Thursday Jun 11, 2020

Confucius: hearing, seeing and doing

I hear and I forget.
I see and I remember.
I do and I understand.

Confucius

Wednesday Jun 10, 2020

Swami Vivekananda: Our Thoughts

We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Tuesday Jun 9, 2020

Dalai Lama: Our prime purpose in this life

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.

Dalai Lama

Monday Jun 8, 2020

Mahatma Gandhi: I object violence

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.

Mahatma Gandhi

Friday Jun 5, 2020

Rumi: Do the things from your soul

When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.

Rumi

Thursday Jun 4, 2020

Marcus Aurelius: Anger

How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.

Marcus Aurelius

Wednesday Jun 3, 2020

Albert Einstein: Cheer somebody

The best way to cheer yourself is to cheer somebody else up.

Albert Einstein

Tuesday Jun 2, 2020

Maya Angelou: What to do with things you don't like

What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it.

If you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Don't complain.

Maya Angelou

Monday Jun 1, 2020

Buddha: Change

Nothing is forever except change.

Buddha

Friday May 29, 2020

George Gershwin: Life like Jazz

Life is a lot like jazz...

It's best when you improvise.

George Gershwin

Thursday May 28, 2020

Ramana Maharshi: The greatest error of a man

The greatest error of a man is to think that he is weak by nature, evil by nature.

Every man is divine and strong in his real nature.

What are weak and evil are his habits, his desires and thoughts, but not himself.

Ramana Maharshi

Wednesday May 27, 2020

Eckhart Tolle: The aliveness within you

Most people are so distracted by their thoughts, so identified with the voices in their heads, they can no longer feel the aliveness within them.

Eckhart Tolle

Tuesday May 26, 2020

Mary Welsh Hemingway: Worry

Worry a little every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything.

Mary Welsh Hemingway

Monday May 25, 2020

Paramahansa Yogananda: Live each moment completely

Live each moment completely and the future will take care of itself. Fully enjoy the wonder and beauty of each moment.

Paramahansa Yogananda

Friday May 22, 2020

Carl Jung: Chaos and order

In all chaos there is a cosmos,
in all disorder a secret order.

Carl Jung

Thursday May 21, 2020

Rumi: The candle and the void

There is a candle in your heart,
ready to be kindled.

There is a void in your soul,
ready to be filled.

You feel it, don't you?

Rumi

Wednesday May 20, 2020

Laozi: Simplicity

See simplicity in the complicated,
Seek greatness in small things.

Laozi

Tuesday May 19, 2020

Abdul Kalam: A true relation

If we want to maintain true relation with someone, always believe in what we know about them, not in what we heard about them.

Abdul Kalam