Joyce Whiteley Hawkes: Gratitude

Joyce Whiteley Hawkes: Gratitude

Today’s quote Friday July 13th 2018

Gratitude leads to devotion, resulting in compassion that flows naturally from the heart as profound healing.
–Joyce Whiteley Hawkes–

Joyce Hawkes, PhD, is a Fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science, with a long-standing career as a research cell biologist and biophysicist. After a near-death experience she embarked on an exploration of indigenous healing traditions and now teaches energy healing at the interface of science and spirit. Hawkes teaches nationally and internationally, and is the author of Cell-Level Healing: The Bridge from Soul to Cell, and Resonance: Nine Practices for Harmonious Health and Vitality. She has been a certified counselor and practicing healing facilitator for 30 years.

More info at
http://celllevelhealing.com/about/about-joyce/

Helen Keller: Optimism

Helen Keller: Optimism

Today’s quote Thursday July 12th 2018

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
–Helen Keller–

Helen Adams Keller (Tuscumbia, AL, June 27, 1880 – Westport, CT, June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. At the age of 19 months, she suffered a serious illness that caused the total loss of vision and hearing.She was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. The story of how Keller’s teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom as she learned to communicate, has become widely known through the dramatic depictions of the play and film The Miracle Worker. Her birthday on June 27 is commemorated as Helen Keller Day in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and was authorized at the federal level by presidential proclamation by President Jimmy Carter in 1980, the 100th anniversary of her birth. A prolific author, Keller was well-travelled and outspoken in her convictions. A member of the Socialist Party of America and the Industrial Workers of the World, she campaigned for women’s suffrage, labor rights, socialism, and other radical left causes. She was inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame in 1971

Aldous Huxley: Experience

Aldous Huxley: Experience

Today’s quote Wednesday July 11th 2018

Experience is not what happens to you.
It’s what you do with it what happens to you.

–Aldous Huxley–

Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer, novelist, philosopher, and prominent member of the Huxley family. He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford, with a first in English literature.

He was best known for his novels including Brave New World, set in a dystopian London; for non-fiction books, such as The Doors of Perception, which recalls experiences when taking a psychedelic drug; and a wide-ranging output of essays. Early in his career Huxley edited the magazine Oxford Poetry and published short stories and poetry. Mid career and later, he published travel writing, film stories, and scripts. He spent the later part of his life in the U.S., living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death. In 1962, a year before his death, he was elected Companion of Literature by the Royal Society of Literature.

Jim Kwik: The memory

Jim Kwik: The memory

Today’s quote Tuesday July 10th 2018

There is no such thing as a good memory or a bad memory.
There is just a trained memory or an untrained memory.

–Jim Kwik–

Jim Kwik, founder of Kwik Learning, is a world expert in speed-reading, memory improvement, brain performance, and accelerated learning.

For two decades he has served as the mental coach to top celebrities and ceos in entertainment, technology, education and business.

More information on the Hay House website and Jim Kwik’s own website.

Albert Einstein: What you do

Albert Einstein: What you do

Today’s quote Monday July 9th 2018

If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got.
–Albert Einstein–

Albert Einstein (Ulm, Germany 14 March 1879 – Princeton, NJ, USA, 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist from Jewish origen. later nationalized Swiss and US. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. He is considered one of the most important physicists of the 20th century.

Rumi: Your heart

Rumi: Your heart

Today’s quote Friday July 6th 2018

Your heart knows the way.
Run in that direction.

–Rumi–

Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī , also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī , Mawlānā or Molānā (meaning Our Master), Mawlawī or Molavi (meaning My Master), and more popularly in the English-speaking world simply as Rumi (30 September 1207 – 17 December 1273), was a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, theologian, and Sufi mystic.Iranians, Turks, Afghans, Tajiks, and other Central Asian Muslims as well as the Muslims of South Asia have greatly appreciated his spiritual legacy in the past seven centuries. Rumi’s importance is considered to transcend national and ethnic borders. His poems have been widely translated into many of the world’s languages and transposed into various formats. He has been described as the “most popular poet in America” and the “best selling poet in the US”.

Rumi’s works are written in Persian and his Mathnawi remains one of the purest literary glories of Persia, and one of the crowning glories of the Persian language. His original works are widely read today in their original language across the Persian-speaking world (Iran, Tajikistan, Afghanistan and parts of Persian speaking Central Asia and the Caucasus) Translations of his works are very popular, most notably in Turkey, Azerbaijan, the United States and South Asia. His poetry has influenced Persian literature as well as Turkish, Punjabi, Urdu and some other Iranian, Turkic and Indic languages written in Perso-Arabic script e.g. Pashto, Ottoman Turkish, Chagatai and Sindhi.

Mark Twain: Forgiveness

 Mark Twain: Forgiveness

Today’s quote Thursday July 5th 2018

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
–Mark Twain–

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Florida, MO November 30, 1835 – Redding CT,April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called “the Great American Novel.”

Will Rogers: Yesterday and today

Will Rogers: Yesterday and today

Today’s quote Wednesday July 4th 2018

Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.
–Will Rogers–

William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers (November 4, 1879 – August 15, 1935) was a stage and motion picture actor, vaudeville performer, American cowboy, humorist, newspaper columnist, and social commentator from Oklahoma. He was a Cherokee citizen born in the Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory.

Known as “Oklahoma’s Favorite Son”, Rogers was born to a prominent Cherokee family in Indian Territory (now part of Oklahoma). As an entertainer and humorist, he traveled around the world three times, made 71 films (50 silent films and 21 “talkies”), and wrote more than 4,000 nationally syndicated newspaper columns.

Albert Einstein: Creativity

Albert Einstein: Creativity

Today’s quote Tuesday July 3rd 2018

Creativity is intelligence having fun.
–Albert Einstein–

Albert Einstein (Ulm, Germany 14 March 1879 – Princeton, NJ, USA, 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist from Jewish origen. later nationalized Swiss and US. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. He is considered one of the most important physicists of the 20th century.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca: True friendship

Lucius Annaeus Seneca: True friendship

Today’s quote Monday July 2nd 2018

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
–Lucius Annaeus Seneca–

Seneca the Younger (c. 4 BC – AD 65), fully Lucius Annaeus Seneca and also known simply as Seneca (/ˈsɛnɪkə/), was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and—in one work—satirist of the Silver Age of Latin literature.