Welcome to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote. See today's daily inspirational quotes below.
May the world be kind to you, and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friday, November 1, 2013

Live Softly


Nothing is softer or more flexible than water,
yet nothing can resist it.
- Lao Tzu

When you encounter difficulties and contradictions,
do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.
- Saint Francis de Sales

A tree that is unbending, is easily broken.
- Lao Tzu

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Be gentle first with yourself -
if you wish to be gentle with others.
- Lama Yeshe

Advice is like snow - the softer it falls,
the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge


Today's affirmation:
I Resist the Temptation to Judge Others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: The Oak and the Reeds - a fable by Aesop

Aesop: Gentleness and kind persuasion win where force and bluster fail

Tread Lightly

Be Gentle with Yourself

Gentleness

Christmas

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