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Friday Feb 27, 2015

William Hazlitt: Are you at peace with yourself?

Those who are at war with others, are not at peace with themselves.

William Hazlitt

Thursday Feb 26, 2015

James Allen: Have you discovered it already?

A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.

James Allen

Wednesday Feb 25, 2015

Paulo Coelho: When we become better.

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

Paulo Coelho

Tuesday Feb 24, 2015

William James: Action and feeling

Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go together; and by regulating the action, which is under the more direct control of the will, we can indirectly regulate the feeling, which is not.

William James

Monday Feb 23, 2015

Mother Teresa: Doing and giving with love

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love is put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

Friday Feb 20, 2015

Leo Buscaglia: Do you underestimate the power of small things?

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Thursday Feb 19, 2015

Carl Jung: Are you aware how you look at things?

It all depends on how we look at things,
and not how they are in themselves.

Carl Jung

Wednesday Feb 18, 2015

Laozi: Conquer yourself

He who conquers others is strong.
He who conquers himself is mighty.

Laozi

Tuesday Feb 17, 2015

Desmond Tutu: Forgiveness and future

Without forgiveness, there's no future.

Desmond Tutu

Monday Feb 16, 2015

William James: our greatest weapon against stress

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.

William James

Friday Feb 13, 2015

Mahatma Gandhi: The way of truth and love

When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won.

There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall.
Think of it--always.

Mahatma Gandhi

Thursday Feb 12, 2015

Clarissa Pinkola Estes: Do you have forgiven?

How does one know if she has forgiven?
You tend to feel sorrow over the circumstance instead of rage.
You tend to feel sorry for the person rather than angry with him.
You tend to have nothing left to say about it all.

Clarissa Pinkola Estés

Wednesday Feb 11, 2015

Zig Ziglar: Are you happy with who you are?

It makes no difference what you have, there's always more to want. Until you are happy with who you are, you will never be happy because of what you have.

Zig Ziglar

Tuesday Feb 10, 2015

Paulo Coelho: Troubles for a reason

There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them. But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.

Paulo Coelho

Monday Feb 9, 2015

Tony Robbins: Be grateful

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.

Tony Robbins

Friday Feb 6, 2015

Lewis B. Smedes: Has forgiveness begun?

You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.

Lewis B. Smedes

Thursday Feb 5, 2015

William James: Our attitude is important

It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.

William James

Wednesday Feb 4, 2015

Buddha: Our thoughts

With our thoughts we make the world.

Buddha

Tuesday Feb 3, 2015

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon: Deeds and Words

When deeds speak, words are nothing.

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Monday Feb 2, 2015

Carl Jung: The pendulum of the mind

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.

Carl Jung