Tuesday Dec 14, 2021
Bertrand Russell: Living without certainty
To teach how to live without certainty, and yet without being paralyzed by hesitation, is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy, in our age, can still do for those who study it.
Friday Dec 10, 2021
William Shakespeare: The world
All the world's a stage.
Thursday Dec 9, 2021
Thich Nhat Hanh: Our views
For things to reveal themselves to us, we need to be ready to abandon our views about them.
Wednesday Dec 8, 2021
Amit Ray: Looking at beauty in the world
Looking at beauty in the world, is the first step of purifying the mind.
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.
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.
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.
Thursday Dec 2, 2021
Ralph Waldo Emerson: The mind
The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.
Wednesday Dec 1, 2021
Lucius Annaeus Seneca: Being wise
No man was ever wise by chance.
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.
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.
Friday Nov 26, 2021
Buddha: Your compassion
If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.
Thursday Nov 25, 2021
Henry Ward Beecher: Gratitude
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Wednesday Nov 24, 2021
Leonardo da Vinci: Learning
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Tuesday Nov 23, 2021
Maya Angelou: Predudice
Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
Monday Nov 22, 2021
Mother Teresa: The small things
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
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.
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.
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.
Tuesday Nov 16, 2021
Eleanor Roosevelt: Don't let you feel inferior
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.