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Wednesday Jun 8, 2016

Paulo Coelho: Strive to be better

When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better, too.

Paulo Coelho

Tuesday Jun 7, 2016

Laozi: The strongest passion

Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.

Laozi

Monday Jun 6, 2016

Abraham Lincoln: Thorns and Roses

We can complain
because rose bushes have thorns,

or rejoice
because thorn bushes have roses.

Abraham Lincoln

Friday Jun 3, 2016

Paulo Coelho: Your eyes

Your eyes show the strength of your soul.

Paulo Coelho

Thursday Jun 2, 2016

C. JoyBell C.: The unhappiest people

The unhappiest people in this world,
are those who care the most
about what other people think.

C. JoyBell C.

Wednesday Jun 1, 2016

Steve Maraboli: Today

Forget yesterday,
it has already forgotten you.

Don't sweat tomorrow,
you haven't even met.

Instead, open your eyes and your heart
to a truly precious gift: today.

Steve Maraboli

Tuesday May 31, 2016

Confucius: What are we ashamed of

In a country well governed,
poverty is something to be ashamed of.

In a country badly governed,
wealth is something to be ashamed of.

Confucius

Monday May 30, 2016

Lou Holtz: The formula of life

Life is 10 percent
what happens to you

and 90 percent
how you respond to it.

Lou Holtz

Friday May 27, 2016

John Milton: What the mind can do

The mind is its own place,
and in itself can make a heaven of hell,
a hell of heaven.

John Milton

Thursday May 26, 2016

Dr. Seuss: A person

A person's a person,
no matter how small

Dr. Seuss

Wednesday May 25, 2016

Paulo Coelho: How people learn

People never learn anything
by being told,
they have to find out for themselves.

Paulo Coelho

Tuesday May 24, 2016

Suzanne Collins: What you need in spring

What I need is the dandelion in the spring.
The bright yellow that means rebirth
instead of destruction.
The promise that life can go on,
no matter how bad our losses.
That it can be good again.

 

Suzanne Collins

Monday May 23, 2016

Steve Maraboli: Don't give up!

Don't give up! It's not over.
The universe is balanced.
Every set-back bears with it
the seeds of a come-back.

Steve Maraboli

Friday May 20, 2016

Confucius: A black cat in the dark

The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat.

Confucius

Thursday May 19, 2016

Paulo Coelho: Victim or adventurer

I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure.
It's all a question of how I view my life.

Paulo Coelho

Wednesday May 18, 2016

Steve Maraboli: Your life could be different

How would your life be different if…
You stopped allowing other people to dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions?

Let today be the day…
You stand strong in the truth of your beauty and journey through your day without attachment to the validation of others.

Steve Maraboli

Tuesday May 17, 2016

Laozi: Caring and courage

From caring comes courage.

Laozi

Monday May 16, 2016

Lou Holtz: The load

It's not the load that breaks you down,
it's the way you carry it.
 

Lou Holtz

Friday May 13, 2016

Confucius: How to put the world in order

To put the world in order,
we must first put the nation in order;
to put the nation in order,
we must first put the family in order;
to put the family in order;
we must first cultivate our personal life;
we must first set our hearts right.

Confucius

Thursday May 12, 2016

Maya Angelou: Rhythm

Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.

Maya Angelou