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Friday Apr 17, 2015

C. S. Lewis: What do you believe?

We are what we believe we are.

C. S. Lewis

Thursday Apr 16, 2015

Winston Churchill: The pessimist and the optimist

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity;
an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Tuesday Apr 14, 2015

Laozi: Understanding or not understanding

To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.

Laozi

Friday Apr 10, 2015

John Burroughs: Days are too short

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see.

John Burroughs

Monday Mar 30, 2015

Jim Rohn: Discipline or regret?

We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

Thursday Mar 12, 2015

Bernard Baruch: Newton and the apple

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.

Bernard Baruch

Wednesday Mar 11, 2015

Thomas A. Edison : Nothing is useless

Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas A. Edison

Tuesday Mar 10, 2015

Abraham Lincoln: Silence can be useful

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

Monday Mar 9, 2015

Buddha: What do you see?

I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.

Buddha

Monday Mar 2, 2015

Theodore Roosevelt: Can you do the job?

When you are asked if you can do a job,  tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!'  Then get busy and find out how to do it.

Theodore Roosevelt

Thursday Feb 26, 2015

James Allen: Have you discovered it already?

A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.

James Allen

Wednesday Feb 18, 2015

Laozi: Conquer yourself

He who conquers others is strong.
He who conquers himself is mighty.

Laozi

Tuesday Feb 3, 2015

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon: Deeds and Words

When deeds speak, words are nothing.

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Monday Feb 2, 2015

Carl Jung: The pendulum of the mind

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.

Carl Jung

Friday Jan 23, 2015

Henry Ward Beecher: Forgiveness

I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive. Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note - torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.

Henry Ward Beecher

Wednesday Jan 14, 2015

Mahatma Gandhi: What your beliefs finally become

Your beliefs become your thoughts,
Your thoughts become your words,
Your words become your actions,
Your actions become your habits,
Your habits become your values,
Your values become your destiny.

Mahatma Gandhi

Tuesday Jan 13, 2015

Peter Drucker: Your future

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter Drucker

Friday Jan 9, 2015

Jan Jacob Henneman: Blood and true love

What blood is for our body,
is true love for our soul.

Jan Jacob Henneman

Thursday Jan 8, 2015

J. P. Morgan: How to see beyond your horizon

Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther.

J. P. Morgan

Tuesday Dec 23, 2014

Mother Teresa: Spreading love

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.

Mother Teresa