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May the world be kind to you, and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Gandhi: The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.


The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
- Mother Teresa.

What is admirable about those who have been of great service to humanity is not that they suffered in being of service, but that they found their source of happiness (joy if you prefer) in that service.

Further reading: The Wisdom of Gandhi

Mother Teresa quotes: Love begins at home

Joseph Campbell: When we quit thinking primarily about ourselves...

Mark Twain: The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

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