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Thursday Dec 11, 2014

Albert Einstein: Authority and truth

Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

Albert Einstein

Wednesday Dec 10, 2014

Marcus Aurelius: Reducing pain

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it;  and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

Marcus Aurelius

Tuesday Dec 9, 2014

Confucius: Appreciating abilities

It is not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.

Confucius

Monday Dec 8, 2014

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Behind, Before and inside us

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday Dec 5, 2014

Helen Keller: The most beautiful things

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Thursday Dec 4, 2014

Friedrich Nietzsche: The Why and the How

He who has a why to live
can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Wednesday Dec 3, 2014

Marcus Aurelius: Gain time

How much time he gains who does not look to see what his neighbour says or does or thinks, but only at what he does himself, to make it just and holy.

Marcus Aurelius

Tuesday Dec 2, 2014

Albert Einstein: What I am and what I will be

I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be.

Albert Einstein

Monday Dec 1, 2014

Confucius: The Mistake

If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake.

Confucius

Friday Nov 28, 2014

Helen Keller: Education

The highest result of education is tolerance.

Helen Keller

Thursday Nov 27, 2014

Paulo Coelho: Achieving a dream

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.

Paulo Coelho

Wednesday Nov 26, 2014

Dr. Seuss: You

Today you are you
that is truer than true
There is no one alive
who is youer than you

Dr. Seuss

Tuesday Nov 25, 2014

Groucho Marx: Education

I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.

Groucho Marx

Monday Nov 24, 2014

Oscar Wilde: Be yourself

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.

Oscar Wilde

Friday Nov 21, 2014

Ralph Waldo Emerson: Shallow men and strong men

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday Nov 20, 2014

Confucius: Your job

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.

Confucius

Wednesday Nov 19, 2014

Mahatma Gandhi: Peace from within

Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.

Mahatma Gandhi

Tuesday Nov 18, 2014

Wayne Dyer: Real magic

Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.

Wayne Dyer

Monday Nov 17, 2014

William James: To be

Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.

William James

Friday Nov 14, 2014

Dalai Lama: Be kind

Be kind whenever possible.
It is always possible.

Dalai Lama