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Thursday Dec 12, 2019

John C. Maxwell about your mistakes

A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.

John C. Maxwell

Wednesday Dec 11, 2019

Thomas Jefferson: Honesty

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Tuesday Dec 10, 2019

Marcus Aurelius: Happiness and thoughts

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.

Marcus Aurelius

Monday Dec 9, 2019

Francis of Assisi: When you are proclaiming peace

While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.

Francis of Assisi

Friday Dec 6, 2019

Dalai Lama: My simple religion

This is my simple religion.

No need for temples.

No need for complicated philosophy.

Your own mind, your own heart is the temple.

Your philosophy is simple kindness.

Dalai Lama

Thursday Dec 5, 2019

Paulo Coelho: Do what you always wanted

One day you will wake up and there won't be an more time to do the things you've always wanted.

Do it now.

Paulo Coelho

Wednesday Dec 4, 2019

Eckhart Tolle: Time

Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious indeed. The more you are focused on time—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is.

Eckhart Tolle

Tuesday Dec 3, 2019

William James: Changing your mind

If you can change your mind,
you can change your life.

William James

Monday Dec 2, 2019

Baltasar Gracián: Advice

Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.

Baltasar Gracián

Friday Nov 29, 2019

Mencius: Are you benevolent?

He who seeks to be rich will not be benevolent.

He who wishes to be benevolent wil not be rich.

Mencius

Thursday Nov 28, 2019

Confucius: People are equal

In their nature all people are equal, it is their habits that make the differences.

Confucius

Wednesday Nov 27, 2019

Laozi: Being still

Being still does not mean don't move.

It means move in peace.

Laozi

Tuesday Nov 26, 2019

Rumi: Be like a tree

Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.

Rumi

Monday Nov 25, 2019

Wayne Dyer: Retraining your mind

Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.

Wayne Dyer

Friday Nov 22, 2019

Buddha: Words

Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.

Buddha

Thursday Nov 21, 2019

Mahatma Gandhi: Intolerance

Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit.

Mahatma Gandhi

Wednesday Nov 20, 2019

H. Jackson Brown Jr.: Twenty years from now

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Tuesday Nov 19, 2019

Dale Carnegie: Happiness and mental attitude

Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.

Dale Carnegie

Monday Nov 18, 2019

Dalai Lama: Ignorance and Peace

Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.

Dalai Lama

Friday Nov 15, 2019

Nelson Mandela: Your Enemy

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.

Nelson Mandela