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Friday Mar 4, 2016

Confucius: It starts with education

Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.

Confucius

Tuesday Mar 1, 2016

Laozi: The root and its stillness

The ten thousand things flourish and then each returns to the root from which it came. Returning to the root is stillness. Through stillness each fulfills its destiny.

Laozi

Monday Feb 29, 2016

Nicholas Sparks: It is your life

You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.

Nicholas Sparks

Friday Feb 26, 2016

Mother Teresa: The paradox

I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.

Mother Teresa

Thursday Feb 25, 2016

Confucius: Don't complain

Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.

Confucius

Wednesday Feb 24, 2016

Jan Jacob Henneman: Smile

A smile is the brightness of love

Jan Jacob Henneman

Tuesday Feb 23, 2016

Laozi: How we see things

To see things in the seed, that is genius.

Laozi

Monday Feb 15, 2016

Charles Dickens: Two types of wisdom

There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.

Charles Dickens

Thursday Feb 11, 2016

H.G. Wells: Your journey

Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.

H.G. Wells

Wednesday Feb 10, 2016

Mark Twain: Priority and option

Never allow someone to be your priority, while allowing yourself to be their option.

Mark Twain

Friday Feb 5, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The puropse of life

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday Feb 3, 2016

Confucius: Time

Time flows away like the water in the river.

Confucius

Monday Feb 1, 2016

Charles Dickens: Our tears

We need never be ashamed of our tears.

Charles Dickens

Thursday Jan 28, 2016

William Shakespeare: Suspicion

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

William Shakespeare

Friday Jan 22, 2016

Albert Einstein: Great Spirits

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Thursday Jan 21, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Doing and Saying

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday Jan 19, 2016

Laozi: A decent person

How could a decent person ever rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men.

Laozi

Saturday Jan 9, 2016

Jan Jacob Henneman: Love is given to us

Love is given to us from an inexhaustible source to let it wisely flow on to others.

Jan Jacob Henneman

Thursday Jan 7, 2016

Sydney Madwed: Increasing your peace of mind

Every goal, every action, every thought, every feeling one experiences, whether it be consciously or unconsciously known, is an attempt to increase one's level of peace of mind.

Sidney Madwed

Wednesday Jan 6, 2016

Henry David Thoreau: What you get and what you become

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Henry David Thoreau