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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

Tuesday Jan 5, 2016

John Green: The point of being alive

What is the point of being alive if you don't at least try to do something remarkable?

John Green

Monday Jan 4, 2016

Denis Waitley: Past, future and now

Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.

Denis Waitley

Thursday Dec 31, 2015

Friedrich Nietzsche: The tribe

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Wednesday Dec 30, 2015

Charles Dickens: Irresistibly contagious

There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.

Charles Dickens

Tuesday Dec 29, 2015

Laozi: Your greatest treasures

Simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. Simple in actions and thoughts, you return to the source of being. Patient with both friends and enemies, you accord with the way things are. Compassionate toward yourself, you reconcile all beings in the world.

Laozi

Monday Dec 28, 2015

Peter Marshall: Deeds and plans

Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.

Peter Marshall

Thursday Dec 24, 2015

Mother Teresa: World Peace

What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.

Mother Teresa

Wednesday Dec 23, 2015

Walt Whitman: Happiness

Happiness, not in another place, but this place ... not for another hour, but for this hour.

Walt Whitman

Tuesday Dec 22, 2015

Jonathan Swift: Live!

May you live every day of your life.

Jonathan Swift

Monday Dec 21, 2015

Rick Riordan: My life

If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.

Rick Riordan

Friday Dec 18, 2015

Jan Jacob Henneman: The Smile

A smile gives brightness to the day.

Jan Jacob Henneman

Thursday Dec 17, 2015

Ralph Waldo Emerson about finishing the day

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday Dec 16, 2015

Albert Einstein: Fantasy is important

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Tuesday Dec 15, 2015

Thich Nhat Hanh: Let go!

Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything  - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free.

Thich Nhat Hanh

Monday Dec 14, 2015

Elbert Hubbard: How do you work?

Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed.

Elbert Hubbard

Friday Dec 11, 2015

Haruki Murakami: Wars

There's no war that will end all wars.

Haruki Murakami

Thursday Dec 10, 2015

William Shakespeare gives his advice

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

William Shakespeare

Wednesday Dec 9, 2015

Elbert Hubbard: A friend

A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.

Elbert Hubbard