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Tuesday Aug 17, 2021

Helen Keller: The lessons of life

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

Monday Aug 16, 2021

Desmond Tutu: Your little bit of good

Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.

Desmond Tutu

Friday Aug 13, 2021

Horace: Wisdom and books

Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.

Horace

Thursday Aug 12, 2021

William James: Listen to the background of your mind and act

In the dim background of mind we know what we ought to be doing but somehow we cannot start.

William James

Wednesday Aug 11, 2021

Oscar Wilde: Love in your heart

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.

Oscar Wilde

Tuesday Aug 10, 2021

Thomas Jefferson: Warm thoughts

The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.

Thomas Jefferson

Monday Aug 9, 2021

Leonardo da Vinci: The urgency of doing

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.

Knowing is not enough; we must apply.

Being willing is not enough; we must do.

Leonardo da Vinci

Friday Aug 6, 2021

Confucius: Your example

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

Thursday Aug 5, 2021

Laozi: The leaders

The wicked leader is he who the people despise.

The good leader is he who the people revere.

The great leader is he who the people say, 'We did it ourselves.'

Laozi

Wednesday Aug 4, 2021

Amelia Barr: Bad weather

It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us; in joy we face the storm and defy it.

Amelia Barr

Tuesday Aug 3, 2021

Louise Hay: Problems

I do not fix problems.

I fix my thinking.

Then problems fix themselves.

Louise L. Hay

Monday Aug 2, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: Being rich

You are not rich until you have a rich heart.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday Jul 30, 2021

Buddha: Holy words

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?

Buddha

Thursday Jul 29, 2021

Albert Einstein: Our limits

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

Albert Einstein

Wednesday Jul 28, 2021

Paulo Coelho: Our love and our will

With the strength of our love and our will we can change our destiny as well as the destiny of many others.

Paulo Coelho

Tuesday Jul 27, 2021

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu: The things you do

The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Monday Jul 26, 2021

Roy T. Bennett: Politeness and kindness

Treat everyone with politeness and kindness, not because they are nice, but because you are.

Roy T. Bennett

Friday Jul 23, 2021

Laozi: The Universe

The reason why the universe is eternal is that it does not live for itself; it gives life to others as it transforms.

Laozi

Thursday Jul 22, 2021

Khalil Gibran: Music

Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.

Khalil Gibran

Wednesday Jul 21, 2021

Bob Marley: The world and your soul

Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.

Bob Marley