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Tuesday May 18, 2021

Laozi: Spontaneous changes

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them - that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.

Laozi

Monday May 17, 2021

Paulo Coelho: Suffering and dreaming

Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.

Paulo Coelho

Friday May 14, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Looking for happiness

Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday May 13, 2021

Santosh Kalwar: Addicted to our thoughts

We are addicted to our thoughts. We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.

Santosh Kalwar

Wednesday May 12, 2021

Sagar Prakash Khatnani: Disappointment

Disappointment always looks for a culprit, even if he is innocent.

Sagar Prakash Khatnani

Tuesday May 11, 2021

George Eliot: Roses

It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses.

George Eliot

Monday May 10, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: Changing your life

It's never too late to change your life for the better. You don't have to take huge steps to change your life. Making even the smallest changes to your daily routine can make a big difference to your life.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday May 7, 2021

Mahatma Gandhi: Pleasure to a single heart

To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.

Mahatma Gandhi

Thursday May 6, 2021

Susan Sontag: Attention

Do stuff. be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration's shove or society's kiss on your forehead. Pay attention. It's all about paying attention. attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. stay eager.

Susan Sontag

Wednesday May 5, 2021

Elizabeth Gilbert: Select your thoughts

You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That's the only thing you should be trying to control.

Elizabeth Gilbert

Tuesday May 4, 2021

Sagar Prakash Khatnani: Self-esteem

Showing contempt for others is the clear sign of low self-esteem. Because whoever values himself does not need to prove it. A remarkable person is precisely one who does not need to be noticed.

Sagar Prakash Khatnani

Monday May 3, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: To love people

Most of us must learn to love people and use things rather than loving things and using people.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday Apr 30, 2021

Mahatma Gandhi: The meaning of leadership

I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.

Mahatma Gandhi

Thursday Apr 29, 2021

Socrates: Employ your time wisely

Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.

Socrates

Wednesday Apr 28, 2021

Carl Jung: Are you aware how you look at things?

It all depends on how we look at things,
and not how they are in themselves.

Carl Jung

Tuesday Apr 27, 2021

William James: You can make a difference

Act as if what you do makes a difference.

It does.

William James

Monday Apr 26, 2021

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The pace of nature

Adopt the pace of nature:
her secret is patience.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday Apr 23, 2021

Amy Tan: Your fate

If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.

Amy Tan

Thursday Apr 22, 2021

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Secret sorrows

Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Wednesday Apr 21, 2021

Fyodor Dostoevsky: A story to tell

But how could you live and have no story to tell?

Fyodor Dostoevsky